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The Old Man of Storr, Isle of Skye

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Hike through the rolling green hills of the Isle of Skye to The Old Man of Storr. This famous cluster of rock formations makes up the eastern-facing slope of the Isle, providing sensational views of the coastline. Trek the 8 km (5 mi) long loop up and down the cliffside while enjoying views of the scenic Sound of Raasay. Wear sturdy hiking shoes, as the climb can be steep and rocky in some places. To visit The Old Man of Storr on your holiday in Isle of Skye, and find out what else Isle of Skye has to offer, use our Isle of Skye vacation planner.
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  • Lovely activity - probably takes 45 minutes each way for someone of average health / fitness. Obviously more comfortable if you have proper boots and walking sticks !  more »
  • This was a fun hike, but was a bit more difficult than we thought. We did this hike as a family with a 3-year-old and a 5-year-old and I will say that my husband ended up carrying our 3-year-old most ...  more »
  • Beautiful views! Impressive rock formation. Reachable by car. CA 45 minute hike to the top. No entry, no restaurant, no toilets.
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