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This is a beautiful place with so much amazing scenery , we spent most of the day climbing and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Leicester, England
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This is a most beautiful Glen ....over 16 miles long ...a long narrow road takes you all the way... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2017
London, United Kingdom
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“eagle brae” (4 reviews)
Beauly, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful place with so much amazing scenery , we spent most of the day climbing and walking the paths , visiting the dam , seeing deer , heron it was fabulous , just make sure you get there before the 20 limit...More

Thank Kimboball
Reviewed 28 September 2017

This is a most beautiful Glen ....over 16 miles long ...a long narrow road takes you all the way down to the hydro dam at Loch Monar.....So lovely to get away from the hurly burly of modern life.... Herds of red deer

Thank patricklilley347
Reviewed 7 September 2017

simply stunning and very peaceful ... either for walking and cycling the terrain is good ... Loved it

Thank Michellehea
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Glen Strathfarrar is beautiful. There is a single track road that takes you a long way into the highlands past lochs and hills. The road is gated and not more than 25 cars are allowed through each day, which means it is an excellent cycling...More

Thank mooimanb
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Amazingly remote and peaceful place a must for any one visiting eagle brae .... easy to access as you can drive the 16 mile stretch and walk as much or as little as you want... be sure to go to the end and back as...More

Thank A234
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Enjoyable and manageable family cycle up the glen; its a decent length of run (c45 km) so bring lunch/ snack and water. Road is technically closed to cars so makes for a more relaxed cycle (& you park close by). A taste of the highlands...More

1  Thank 3FMB
Reviewed 6 July 2017

We visited on our hosts recommendation, and found a beautiful nature reserve and river. We carried on down the road as far as crossing over the dam, having stopped before then to watch a hers of 100 deer grazing by the river. We were the...More

Thank 448mia
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Glen Strathfarrar is Beautiful. Has Ancient Caledonian Pine Forest. Saw Oyster catchers,red deer,swallows, cuckoo,bilberry bee or mountain bee, sandpiper,hooded crows, song thrush and much more. Well worth a visit.

Thank elaine_frew
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

A beautiful Glen. I'd love to walk there. When I visited I was driving.... It's only open at certain times so check it out first!

Thank Pam K
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Entrance is by ticket from the gatekeeper. Beautiful 15 mile drive brought amazing wild countryside. Red deer easily seen. Loch Monar at the far end is spectacular and there is good walking along the shore paths.

Thank DorothyStewart2014
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Robert T
8 October 2017|
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Response from 3FMB | Reviewed this property |
hi - as I understand it opening hours are as follows but car access is very limited - you're best to walk or cycle. The glen is closed to vehicles all day Tuesday, and closed Wednesday until 1.30pm Daily opening times... More
30 June 2016|
Response from smscott43 |
We turned up at 12 noon the lady came out but said that she could not open the gate. I have never come across anything like this before in Scotland. Do they want tourists or not. Some people travel quite a distance before... More
Barbara R
30 June 2016|
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Response from Barbara R | Reviewed this property |
Nomadic Wolves - Its this page I posted my question so I guess its about this Glen Strathfarrar page and not a website lol .