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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“steep climb” (36 reviews)
“car park” (85 reviews)
“amazing views” (57 reviews)
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Scotland
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"steep climb"
in 36 reviews
"car park"
in 85 reviews
"amazing views"
in 57 reviews
"well worth the effort"
in 34 reviews
"rock formations"
in 33 reviews
"great hike"
in 28 reviews
"gravel path"
in 18 reviews
"walking boots"
in 29 reviews
"up hill"
in 13 reviews
"walk up"
in 20 reviews
"the main road"
in 15 reviews
"sunny day"
in 22 reviews
"nice walk"
in 15 reviews
"kilt rock"
in 13 reviews
"weather"
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"skye"
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"trees"
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Reviewed yesterday

Iconic. I would absolutely recommend it. Check the WalkHighlands website for an accurate description of the walk. Beware: after a wooden gate, the path forks. You can either turn felt or go up directly to the Old Man... GO LEFT here and you will reach...More

Thank Marco A
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I was surprised by the difficulty of this hike for the popularity of the attraction. It is not so much that it is difficult, but we were short on time, and the hike was much longer than expected and straight uphill. It says 1 km,...More

Thank Sonia M
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Worth getting up early to find a parking space, we got there at 9am and there was hardly anyone there! Make sure you have proper walking boots and are prepared for the weather changing. Wind and rain could hit any time. There is no facilities...More

Thank Emma C
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This hike offers a steep, somewhat shorter climb for those in great shape, and a longer but somewhat gentler slope for those who are more challenged by the steeper incline. I chose to go up the longer route and down the steeper route, and enjoyed...More

Thank jorikschells10
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a pretty cool rock formation and well worth the hike and climb to get up to it. Watch out for brutal crosswinds, though.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a beautiful hike. My husband and I went about half the way up and our son and wife went all the way. Again it was nice to sit and watch al the hikers, look at the beautiful scenery and take pictures for others. The...More

Thank MaMa_C52
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We parked at the start of the walk (we went in July and the road was packed with cars between 9am and 8pm, but you will find a space!) and the hike took around 2 hours with a stop at the top to eat and...More

Thank Christina P
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

When on the isle of skye one can choose a lot of hikes and other activities (Talisker...). We choose the walk to the old man of storr. Very doable hike, sometimes harder, so use good shoes. We also saw childeren do the walk. In total...More

Thank Bernd K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hiked up early morning (pre 9am) and managed to get parked ok. When we came off the hill (11am) people were struggling to find a space. Two options for routes to bottom gate,a longer more gentle route,newly paved and the original steep but short...More

Thank Kitten84
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful walk with fantastic view over Skye. Clear path and easily walkable, although steep sometimes.

Thank golems2017
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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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