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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steep climb” (31 reviews)
“rock formation” (43 reviews)
“amazing views” (55 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The weather was misty and windy but that didn't stop us. The walk up is a bit arduous but the reward is stunning views of the surrounding vista and geological formations. Be sure to walk around and see more than the Old Man of Storr...More

Thank Kyle R
Reviewed yesterday

It is quite challenging walk for someone who is not fit. We walked there on rainy day and it was still very busy. It is nice walk but I believe there are nicer places to visit in Isle of Skye.

Thank Barbora M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Go EARLY or you will have to park far away! After Arthur's Seat I wasn't sure I would be able to do this! I am a couch potato but I managed to walk up to Arthur's Seat and I know that The Old Man of...More

Thank lkyo
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a must see natural rock formation. We saw it from the road my son decided it's not far we can climb up no problem. Needles to say it is further than it looks but not a difficult trek even in the rain and...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We first saw the Old Man of Storr in the dusk of a misty-rain filled evening. Next day we saw it in bright sunlight and it was wonderful to have the contrast, the mountains beyond on the drive to Staffin are also worth taking in....More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Climbed to the top...no proper boots...eery weather...quality climb...loved it. The dogs enjoyed the climb too.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago

We are not really rock experts but were in awe of the shapes and sizes of the formations at The Old Man of Storr. The weather was not brilliant - damp and drizzly with fairly low cloud but it did not spoil our enjoyment of...More

Thank stevetheskier
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Maybe it's just that the hikes in Iceland were so challenging, but this hike didn't seem that strenuous. You need good hiking shoes, rainsuit. Best of course in clear weather, but even with low mists, it was still fantastic, hiking up to the rock formations,...More

Thank pragmatist1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an Iconic Landmark and is worth seeing. The good news is that it is large and readily from the road. The view from the south end of Lough Fada is very nice. The bad news is that if you want to get close...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the carpark/road follow the switchback gravel path up the hill. After passing a gate the terrain becomes a little more difficult with large sections of uphill rocks to clamber over. Past this certain sections can be quite boggy as it plateau's briefly before climbing...More

Thank Rob C
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Christos K
21 March 2015|
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Response from NevilleGeorgeRSA |
My wife and I just went up today. It took her 1.5 hours return at 72 and not a hill walker. For me it is 1.25 hours.
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