Yesnaby Cliffs, Stromness

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  • We spent around an hour walking along the various pathways to see the cliffs and rough sea below. It isn't too strenuous, but good walking shoes are recommended. Stay well clear of the edges - it's ea...  more »
  • The cliff walk at Yesnaby was absolutely superb. The Old Red Sandstone cliffs are well eroded revealing interesting structures such as towering sea stacks and geos. It is well worth exploring the coas...  more »
  • The cliffs of Yesnaby are huge in scale, and encompass remains from the iron age brochs to World War 2 emplacements. There is a spectacular rock stack to see if you walk southwards. There is not a cle...  more »
  • One of the must-places in north Scotland. Absolutely breathtaking place. Nice walks on the windy cliffs. Chance also to reach a shore.
  • Glad I took the trouble to find this wonderful coastline walk, you need to wander away from the track on occasions to see the real splendour, a photographers dream.
  • Stunning scenery! Huge cliffs plunging into the sea. Definitely one of my favourite places in Orkney.
  • Breathtaking heights, but low safety measures. Take care
  • Good walks over the cliffs. Saw some interesting rocks and birds eggs.

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