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Grey Mare's Tail

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Address: | Moffat Water Valley, Moffat, Scotland
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Stunning just Beautiful

5th highest Waterfall in UK, really worth the visit. Absolutely beautiful. Cant imagine how wonderful it would be in winter. Even the drive is beautiful, highly recommend this... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
lezt45cdo
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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

5th highest Waterfall in UK, really worth the visit. Absolutely beautiful. Cant imagine how wonderful it would be in winter. Even the drive is beautiful, highly recommend this. However I think the £3 parking charge is well over the top.

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Crowthorne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is well worth a visit. Stunning scenery surrounding a great waterfall. Easy parking and a fairly easy walk to see the waterfall. Plenty of walks and a great one going right up and to the side of the falls.

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Kelso, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing views of this when we stopped, weather was misty and raining which added to the drama of the waterfall. Loved it

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 February 2017

Stunning views, beautiful countryside and a surprise at the summit. The most tranquil loch. It is a very steep climb, take your time, and keep going the loch at the top is worth the effort. You do need to be physically fit and wear proper walking footwear, it can be a little muddy in places and slippy.

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Spalding, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Took a drive from Moffat to the Grey Mares Tail and on to Peebles, Well I have to say We didn't do the Climb up to see the Waterfall, as it was December and we are OLD. But it looked pretty good from the bridge. The drive to it was lovely, though the road is very twisty/turny, the views and... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Fantastic week in Moffat. Ideal location Ruth and Martin were amazing hosts they even helped out when we had a problem with our vehicle. The cottage was extremely well equipped very relaxing thoroughly enjoyed our week

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York, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Whilst this waterfall is not likely to be memorable in comparison to many others. The area surrounding the waterfall including Loch Skeen above it and the road leading up to it are simply stunning.

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Hawick, Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

I did this a couple of weeks ago with some mates. Was a bit daunting standing at the bottom of the Grey Mare's Tail waterfall looking up as the route, but our instructor did a great job of explaining the essentials as well as providing encouragement when needed The climb gives stunning views of the waterfall and the surrounding country... More 

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Ayr, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

The car park is fairly small and I would have liked it to be free as the only alternative is parking on the side of the very narrow road. The climb is pretty well established and affords wonderful views of the falls and surrounding area. If climbers climb to the top they are also rewarded with views of the loch... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

A lovely waterfall to see in some beautiful countryside. You can get a very nice view of the waterfall from the car park, but there a couple of other viewing places where you get a better view. There are two paths, the one on the left takes you about halfway up the waterfall and the one on the right takes... More 

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