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Dumyat walk

Sheriffmuir Road, Scotland
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A superb walk with great views

There are several routes up Dumyat, but I chose the approach from the west. You drive almost to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Alastair N
Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom
Go on a clear day for a great view of stirling!

A fantastic scenic spot with a fabulous view over the Stirling area. It has some interesting less... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
Zoe M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There are several routes up Dumyat, but I chose the approach from the west. You drive almost to Bridge of Allan, but turn off at a road signposted Sheriffmuir and follow the narrow road until you reach a car park which has a signpost pointing...More

Thank Alastair N
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A fantastic scenic spot with a fabulous view over the Stirling area. It has some interesting less defined routes in the lower forest area if you're comfortable with exploring a little and that was quite fun for us. It did have a pair of roaming...More

Thank Zoe M
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

This is a fantastic walk, and once you reach the top you can definitely say it's all been worth it, the view is amazing!!! Our family walks up with the dog are brilliant!! Kids absolutely love it as do us big kids!! Doesn't cost you...More

Thank Sammy M
Reviewed 11 July 2016

What is wrong with people. You have to wonder about the mentality of people who take to the beautiful hillsides around our gorgeous country, with their spectacular views and rugged grandeur and spoil it for others because of their stupidity and laziness. Come on people...More

17  Thank mike d
Reviewed 12 May 2016

We started the climb at the carpark in Blairlogie, and headed up and round towards the resevoir, before turning back and heading up a gradual slope towards the summit. This got steeper as we continued, and I needed a few breaks! We reached the top,...More

Thank DavidC856
Reviewed 11 April 2016

Have done this walk on bright sunny day instead of starting from University of Stirling, three of my friends got down at Menstrie and started our walk from the park. It was very boggy and is recommended to wear boots as its mostly slippery.We have...More

Thank rakesh_mateti
Reviewed 6 April 2016

This is a great little hill for a family with young children, our kids (5 and 9) loved it.It's well signposted from the Sherriffmuir Road side and although busy we were able to get parked no problem. The ground is a little boggy in parts...More

Thank anne w
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Had a great time on this walk, started from Sherifmuir around 9:30am and didn't see anyone else till we got near the top so a few others must have started earlier than us. Was a bit buiser coming down, next time I'm going to take...More

Thank Craigpjohnston
Reviewed 5 January 2016

Did this on Christmas day on a nice bright partially sunny day. What a beautiful walk it is. Took about an hour to climb up and an around 45 mins down. It was muddy and so you will need a good pair of walking boots...More

Thank Preitie
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Every new year a team of us tackle the summit. Last year the wind was so powerful we couldn't actually get to the top. We had to turn back about fifty feet from the top. Areas of the trail can be boggy and wet, so...More

1  Thank P3WP3W
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Wee M
i am bringing a large group to climb this coming sunday but would like to know what we should all wear layer wise thanks
25 August 2016|
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Response from DavidC856 | Reviewed this property |
I've climbed Dumyat in a tee shirt and shorts, but would always bring a waterproof, and some extra layers. It can be quite nippy at the top. Enjoy yourselves.