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Love visiting the spout - nature at her best

We had a drive out to Buchanty Spout on the river Almond, Perthshire. It was a beautiful day after... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Freddybaby
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North Lanarkshire
big salmon leaping

Great spot to see salmon leaping. From experience, you are guarantee to see them after rain! The... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2018
Leanne40B
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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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At Buchanty (off the B8063) 8 miles north of Crieff, Crieff, Scotland
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

We had a drive out to Buchanty Spout on the river Almond, Perthshire. It was a beautiful day after all the rain we have had and the spout was in full flow. It has been a few years since we were last there, but it...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Freddybaby
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Great spot to see salmon leaping. From experience, you are guarantee to see them after rain! The route could be a little slippery though but it is worth it when you see the salmon leaped high and fly! The waterfall is beautiful too. We also...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Leanne40B
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

These grand waterfalls are not easy to find but once you do they are well worth the 150 yard walk to view and to watch the Salmoln leaping if you are lucky. The foot path is overgrown and at the waterfall end you need to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
5  Thank John T
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

The only way to find this is to put Buchanan in satnav or GPS. A small car park as you enter the few houses is where to park. A muddy path fighting your way through grasses, slippery rocks and overhanging trees takes to the water....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 August 2018 via mobile

Had a nice hour here with our children. Good place for a picnic. This is not the easiest place to find but once we did it was well worth it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jude s
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Time your visit tif you want to see the salmon jump, we think early morning is best, otherwise just enjoy how lovely it is. Well worth a stop

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank JSF566
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is a really beautiful waterfall just off the road.A short walk takes you down to the river side.The Salmon run in September which is thrilling.The river is great to visit at anytime.

Date of experience: September 2017
2  Thank Roxcop3
Reviewed 18 May 2018

Hi, many reviews, but not many telling how to get there. Well: satnav PH1 3SQ and just drive a little further on to the small car park. From there, walk towards the bridge and take the path on the left; its overgrown, but there is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
8  Thank Norman J
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Buchanty spout is off the beaten track, but well worth the effort especially in October when the salmon are leaping. A beautiful little waterfall, and watching the salmon going upstream is mesmerising.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Al_Dunfermline
Reviewed 13 April 2018

The Buchanty Spout is miles from anywhere and frankly is not well signposted, but if you get to the village of Buchanty you can park in a small car park where the roads diverge and take the path less travelled down to this enchanting place....More

Date of experience: April 2018
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fiona f
4 October 2016|
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There is a small car park very close to the path for the spout. It can be full at times but as most people only stay for 30 minutes there is a good turnover of spaces. It's free.
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