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The Bishop's Glen

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Nelson Street, Dunoon, Scotland
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Jeremys visit to the Glen

Takes about 30mins to walk around the path from the lower car park. Great walk when the weather is... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2017
Jeremy B
Peaceful pond in the hills

It's an uphill walk from Dunoon to reach this little reservoir, but well worth the effort. It's... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Zingle
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Nelson Street, Dunoon, Scotland
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

Takes about 30mins to walk around the path from the lower car park. Great walk when the weather is good!

Thank Jeremy B
Reviewed 23 April 2017

It's an uphill walk from Dunoon to reach this little reservoir, but well worth the effort. It's accessible by road or woodland path, about 4 miles for the round trip. There are a few benches dotted around, and it's lovely to watch the swans which...More

2  Thank Zingle
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We had a quite a pleasant walk in the Bishop's Glen restricting ourselves mainly to walking around the lake although there were lots of paths leading to who knows where that could have been explored if the mood had taken us.

2  Thank drjohn030151
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Well worth the visit, lovely walk, bit steep in places but well worth the climb. Lovely woodland walk, not muddy as it is a gravel track most of the way and steps. The damn and so quiet and tranquil with woodland walks and waterfalls.

1  Thank Margaret B
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Lovely beauty spot always something different to see all year round perfect for all the family . So peaceful

Thank sarah121288
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Brief walk up from the esplanade took us into the uphill path and followed by a brief circuit of the reservoir and a circular return to our start point over a few bridges. Few minor steps did not cause us any headaches either. Many longer...More

Thank coh8
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Nice little walk either around the reservoir or follow little tracks in the wooded area. My dog absolutely loved it, plenty of shade on a warm summers day. You can fish there also I think (with permit). Will definitely return as just moved to the...More

Thank Jacqueline B
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

An easy walk with beautiful views. We took a little picnic and stopped at the fishery to enjoy the swans swimming past (pic attached) Keep an eye out for red squirrels we didn't see the sign until we were at the other end!!

Thank Claire B
Reviewed 3 March 2016

Nice walk very quite and excellent for getting away needs a little clean up hear and there, but overall worth the trip.

Thank Aaron B
Reviewed 2 October 2015

My favorite place in Dunoon. The view is stunning. Perfect for walk and relaxing day with the family.

Thank KasiaKoprowska
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