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Big Burn Walk

Main Street, Golspie, Scotland
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Good paths, lots of flora and fauna.

Lots to see, and the little ones will enjoy pooh sticks and throwing stones in the burn. Nice range... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Graham N
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Golspie, United Kingdom
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Wonderful little walk

As you leave Golspie heading to Dunrobin Castle on the A9, the Big Burn Walk car park is on the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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“golspie inn” (7 reviews)
“lovely walk” (17 reviews)
“short walk” (9 reviews)
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Main Street, Golspie, Scotland
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"golspie inn"
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"car park"
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"hidden waterfall"
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"wild garlic"
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"nice waterfall"
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"walking boots"
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"woodland paths"
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"easy walk"
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"couple of hours"
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"heavy rain"
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"all ages"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"well worth a visit"
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"dunrobin castle"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lots to see, and the little ones will enjoy pooh sticks and throwing stones in the burn. Nice range of distances on the paths according to age and ability.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As you leave Golspie heading to Dunrobin Castle on the A9, the Big Burn Walk car park is on the left just after the Golspie Inn. The car park is not big. The walk is about 4 kilometres round trip out to the waterfall and...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018

Long or short walk through wild garlic, woodland paths, ponds, waterfalls, amazing place, good for a picnic too.

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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Up along the steep sided gorge (well, mini gorge!) crossing back and forth across the river in dappled sunlight and the water falling from the moss and the ferns-you’re going to start looking for fairies! Can be muddy so be wellshod unless the weather has...More

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Really enjoy walking at the Big Burn. Good sights of nature. Pristene environment. Even picked up a little bit of rubbish left by other visitors

1  Thank Geoff A
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Reviewed 30 March 2018

This beautiful river walk is well worth taking the time to stop and enjoy. We loved criss-crossing the river enjoying every vista that each new turn brought us. The abundance of lichens and liverwort added a magical feel to this very accessible walk. We took...More

1  Thank P H
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Reviewed 9 December 2017

You can park in the car park just off the road (A9 near Dunrobin Castle) it is signposted. It is then a good two miles walk along beside the burn and up through the forest. On the day I visited it was quite muddy underfoot...More

Thank allanmaciver
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Reviewed 11 November 2017

We were staying locally and went on this walk while finding Geocahe's. The views and waterfalls are amazing, and we had the added bonus of additional waterfalls created through a few days of heavy rain. The walk is suitable for all ages, and even wheelchairs...More

Thank hen702
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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

A lovely walk not hilly or rough. Lovely new paths last year pushchair friendly. So lucky to have this walk on our doorsteps. Such a lovely walk and beautiful scenery. Not to far just keep crossing the bridges to you reach the beautiful waterfall. Don’t...More

Thank stevenmK7601GI
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

Just behind the Golspie Inn it was a lovely walk, easy but a bit muddy in parts.It was lovely colours of Autumn and a relaxing walk with the water and bridges to cross

Thank suzric
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