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Dumyat walk

Sheriffmuir Road, Scotland
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Bracing climb

An exhilarating climb with majestic views of the Forth valley. Popular with walkers even in the... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
mattontwowheels
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Great walk and amazing views

There are a few ways to get up to the top, some easier than others. If you are looking for... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Rachael S
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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“great walk” (3 reviews)
“car park” (5 reviews)
“ochils” (2 reviews)
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Sheriffmuir Road, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

An exhilarating climb with majestic views of the Forth valley. Popular with walkers even in the midst of winter. The hill run has to be next on the list

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

There are a few ways to get up to the top, some easier than others. If you are looking for something easy there is a path available which goes around the base. Once at the top the views are great even if it is not...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Fantastic sunny summer afternoon. Took sherrifmuir road and drove up the single track road to the base of the hill. Walked up the main path to the top which looked further away than it actually was. Fabulous 360 degree views over the whole valley and...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2017

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

1  Thank Alastair N
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Reviewed 29 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

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Reviewed 15 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
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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

21  Thank mike d
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Reviewed 13 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

1  Thank DavidC856
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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

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Reviewed 7 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

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Wee M
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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.
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