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Great climb

I climbed this many times as a child with my family. This was my first time climbing as an adult... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Fantastic day out

Friends and a family with 2 young kids, 7 and 5 walked up the Tinto Hill one sunny and cold Sunday... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paisley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I climbed this many times as a child with my family. This was my first time climbing as an adult (31 years) Easy to follow path. We were prepared for all weathers and we certainly needed it. We had sun, rain, sleet, snow, hail and...More

Thank Ajfly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Friends and a family with 2 young kids, 7 and 5 walked up the Tinto Hill one sunny and cold Sunday. Kids loved the views, spotting different things in the distance, rocks. It's not too difficult but requires average level of fitness. Path from the...More

Thank MatKat1981
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Hard going but gorgeous scenery and fab views. Really nice walk took us aboit 3 hours up and down. Lovely place

Thank Robin W
Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

Great walk up Tinto Hill. Not too difficult but not easy either! Basic level of fitness required. Quite uncomfortable under foot near the top. The path actually gets really wide and rocky. Probably folks have chosen to walk on the grass for comfort and that's...More

1  Thank Peter D
Reviewed 9 April 2018

Climbed Tinto Hill on Easter Sunday with our kids. Was a gorgeous day which made it even better. You need to wear proper walking shoes for this. Bit hard going in parts if you are not fit. Well worth it when you get to the...More

5  Thank Aideen R
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

This is a lovely hill on a good day for the not so fit. Two or three hours and the views are just great. We had snow and ice on the hill and you had to watch where you were walking. It was a lovely...More

1  Thank robertmZ5504AR
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

If you are fit this is a very enjoyable climb be sure to have proper footwear on a clear day you can see for miles from the summit

1  Thank Weekender349
Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is an ok hill not to difficult to climb. The views are ok but not spectacular. There is a tearoom at the turn in junction but it is a bit erratic as to when it is open.

1  Thank Graham I
Reviewed 29 November 2017

Excellent outing if you are looking for a short hill day, okay this is compared to the 3,000foot+ Munros to the north. Sizeable car park at the base of the hill (at Fallburn) makes for easy parking which is always good. Walking boots are strongly...More

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Decided on a spur of the moment idea, let's do tinto hill. My partner has done a few hills... Me well no lol. Was hard in parts as I'm unfit but I felt great when I reached the top

1  Thank clairebear1980
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Response from robertmZ5504AR | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think he would do it no problem. He may just beat you to the top. I think they have to much energy anyway and a think the walk would be great for the wee man and do him a world of good . And have a wee picnic at the... More
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2 October 2017|
Response from robertmZ5504AR | Reviewed this property |
This is a lovely hill on a good day it should take no more than two hours. but if you take a drink and a sandwich and good company a little longer. the views are lovely so in joy and have fun.
3 July 2016|
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Response from Annice F | Reviewed this property |
No I wouldn't recommend taking a baby or night up the hill .