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Just a few minutes up the footpath from the harbour and you're in another world: a peaceful glen... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Gillian D
Walking with the dogs

A wonderful walk, a bit wet and boggy in places but such beautiful views that if you can you... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Dunblane, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just a few minutes up the footpath from the harbour and you're in another world: a peaceful glen with lots of birdlife and a rushing burn. After a short climb you come to wonderful views out over Eigg, Rum and Skye. There's a wooden bench...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2018 via mobile

A wonderful walk, a bit wet and boggy in places but such beautiful views that if you can you should. The dogs had a ball. 🐕 🐶 ⛰

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Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

What a lovely walk. Only takes about an hour, but longer if you stop to take in the scenery. Recommend wearing walking boots or a sturdy pair of shoes. There is a path but it is a bit muddy and rough under foot. Definitely a...More

1  Thank David R
Reviewed 19 August 2018

A short walk from Mallaig station, but you get away from the tourist rush in "metropolitan Mallaig" :-) - nice view over town, and weather permitting Skye, Eigg and Rum.

1  Thank AndersBB
Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Off the beaten track. Great views. Quiet and peaceful. Not difficult. Took an hour. Do it. You will not regret it. Don’t need walking boots.

1  Thank gismothecat
Reviewed 10 July 2018

We had a morning to spend at Mallaig before boarding the Jacobite train back to Fort William. we had great weather, and a wonderful walk that gave us a sense of the moor. Very peaceful, and away from the maddening crowds.

2  Thank Maxinejoyce
Reviewed 23 June 2018

The Circular Walk is a great way to get out and explore the town. We enjoyed the walk and the view from the top. We asked for directions from a local and they easily pointed out the start of the walk - from there we...More

Thank cowgirl41
Reviewed 24 May 2018

This was a lovely walk. Yes it's steep the first part of the walk but take it slowly and you'll be fine. The only scary part of the walk was having to walk along the road on the way back. We saw all sorts of...More

3  Thank Jen78703
Reviewed 11 April 2018

Great walk, well maintained!! I am not a hill walker as I have a balance problem, but I managed this quite easily. Like with all walks though, better when it's dry!! It's stunning once you get into the glen - so quiet and picturesque. I...More

1  Thank htravel527
Reviewed 28 October 2017

This was a well signposted walk up over the top of the hill. It wasn't far but we did have a train to catch. A hilly walk but good footing. I am not a great walker but to heart problems but the was very doable....More

1  Thank John354
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