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Glen Roy National Nature Reserve

Roybridge PH31 4AH, Scotland
01397 704716
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Stunning scenery

parallel roads they are called. A perfect example of what glaciers have done to the landscape. On... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2014
Cora B
Scherpenzeel, The Netherlands
via mobile
Not the best drive i have done

To be honest i was a little dissapointed during my drive through Glen Roy, i was expecting... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2014
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Antiguo valle glacial, en Escocia, famoso por sus "paralel roads", marcas del hielo en la roca de distintas épocas glaciares
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Roybridge PH31 4AH, Scotland
01397 704716
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

parallel roads they are called. A perfect example of what glaciers have done to the landscape. On one of the plateaus there is a very interesting information board explaining everything about the geology. really loved the scenery, dreiging on the narrow roads, the atmosphere. if...More

Thank Cora B
Reviewed 16 January 2014

To be honest i was a little dissapointed during my drive through Glen Roy, i was expecting spectacular rock formations, Actually i found it rather difficult to see any real features. Time would be better spent driving through Glen Etive where the scenery is extra...More

Thank gregmuzz
Reviewed 9 August 2013

Car park - information plaque explaining about glacial geology - gorgeous view - scary drive along narrow roads with few passing places - Brilliant! you can see the landscape and understand a bit about how it was formed - amazing to see a long ago...More

1  Thank ailismum
Reviewed 8 June 2013 via mobile

The view of the glen provides an opportunity to appreciate the effect of glaciers on the landscape. The explanation provided answers questions and it is eerie to look up and realize that if you were there in the glacial age you would be looking up...More

2  Thank clayacres
Reviewed 30 November 2012

a nice little glen but nothing special dead end glen with only a single track road in places.a very important place geologically but the neighbouring glens can be more spectacular.if you want to visit you will need adry day to see lines of the lakes

Thank alan k
Reviewed 15 October 2011

Interesting enough to see and there is a very good information plac at the car park. It is a very tight single track road that can have farm vehicles coming at you. Take your time and you'll be ok.

1  Thank Stewart112
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