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Glen Affric National Nature Reserve

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Cannich, Scotland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a couple of days here at the end of August, visited Plodda Falls, Dog Falls and the end of road at River Affric. Well maintained facilities thanks to the Forestry Commission, with toilets at both Dog Falls and River Affric car parks. Dog Falls...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 27, 2019

We spent a day in the glen visiting various locations and waterfalls, on a clear sunny day this area is stunning. Well marked out walks of varying distances. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 20, 2019

We absolutely loved Glen Affric. Amazing and varied views. Water, mountain, vegetation, wild life...incredible. Great access and plenty of car parks with clean toilets. There are a lot of walks/tracks for any fitness level. I could easily have spent 2-3 days just walking about and...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank O R
Reviewed July 19, 2019

So we drove through Cannich and the road quickly became a single track with passing places, but not that many other cars around so not a problem. We wanted to see Dog Falls so parked in the first parking area past the falls. You need...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank edward M
Reviewed July 14, 2019

great place to go hiking. Great views and the walks are good indicated. The fact that you need to pay 3 pounds to park your car is not so great. There are also places to have your pick-nick.

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 4, 2019

We visited the Dog Falls trails - these were stunningly beautiful, with ancient trees, a river and good views. We also ran into one of the rangers who was able to give us lots of info on the wildlife that make this their home. Yes,...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 18, 2019

Beautiful part of Scotland, watch out for those midges. Was quite busy later on and it’s a single track road with passing places, we were in our Motorhome 😬

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Helen G
Reviewed June 5, 2019

Very interesting place with amazing nature, good for long walks. Watterfall on the road. Direct bus from Inverness.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Eva R
Reviewed April 11, 2019

A peaceful glen with wonderful views and wildlife. Tranquility and nature at it's wildest. Be prepared for rough terrain and burns without bridges on the north side of the loch. The south side as accessed by a gravel road and is perhaps less interesting but...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

This is just a stunning place of natural beauty, the drive to the Glen is fantastic and it is a long and winding road until you get to the final car park. the views on the way are stunning and when you get to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Jasmine38Chichester | Reviewed this property |
Sure. Lovely scenery. Plenty of space for kids to run around and some relatively easy short hikes.