Clootie Well, Munlochy

Clootie Well is located in Munlochy. To visit Clootie Well and get the most from your holiday in Munlochy, create itinerary details personal to you using our Munlochy trip itinerary planner.
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  • Found this after getting directions from our host, who used to get his water from here before plumbing was put in. It is amazing the amount of clothing tied or nailed to the trees and bushes here. Whe...  more »
  • I wouldn't go out of my way for this, but since we were there, we walked the short trail lined with tattered clothing hung on trees, mostly t-shirts and socks. Best to read about the history online. T...  more »
  • It's a must visit if you are in the area. Apparently the well has healing powers, the person who wants to be cured washes the affected part of their body with a wet rag and then ties the washing-rag o...  more »
  • Fantastic place to fall in awe of ole Scottish beliefs. Take a rag to dip in the well to wash any areas where you have an ailment and then tie around a tree. Make sure to circle the tree three times leaving your offering...Quite moving and amazing place. A must see. Outlander fans will love it. Thanks Gordon from WOW Scotland for giving us they way to find it.
  • Very unusual feeling place, but it's really nice. You can feel the history when you're there. You'll maybe only spend about 30 minutes here max.
  • Interesting, atmospheric place. Google before you visit to understand the reason for attaching strips of cloth/clothing to trees
  • Interesting, but unsettling. The small woodland around the well makes for pleasant walk though. Lots of interesting plants, trees and fungi.
  • Fascinating walk didnt expect so much to see the after we did the extra walk and was so nice

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