Black Spout Wood, Pitlochry

4.7
#2 of 7 in Wildlife in Pitlochry
Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Hiking Trail
Take a stroll along the meandering paths of Black Spout Wood. Admire the eponymous waterfall from the viewing platform, positioned to frame the two-stepped cascade with leafy boughs. Keep an eye out for scampering critters and flitting birds--you might even spot some soaring birds of prey--and soak up the tranquil ambience. The path frequently becomes muddy, so make sure to wear appropriate footwear. Arrange to visit Black Spout Wood and other attractions in Pitlochry using our Pitlochry holiday planning tool.
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  • A nice walk through the woods brings you to the Black Spout waterfall. It's a bit of a hidden gem and well worth going to.  more »
  • Such a lovely walk through the woods. The terrain is moderate in places and slightly more treacherous at others. We walked along the Golf Course Road onto Craiglunie Road and through a tiny gate down....  more »
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  • Beautiful spot. You can park the car 500 metres from the waterfall. No disabled access.
  • Short walk from carpark off main Pitlochry high street leads to impressive whit water scene after high rainfall.

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