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Your Pictures from the Aberfeldy, Loch Tay and Glen Lyon Area

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Rainbow at the Crannog, Loch Tay

Beautiful rainbow over Kenmore and the Crannog yesterday!
Submitted by: Hewitt Family, Linlithgow

The Falls of Dochart

The Falls of Dochart at Killin - at the western end of Loch Tay.
Submitted by: Keith Fraser
From Drumnadrochit

Aberfeldy sign 1965

In 1965 a friend and I (age 21) travelled to Aberfeldy and stayed with the Steedmans, who had family , our neighbours, here in Mitchell, Ontario, Canada area. We were beginner musicians and played singalong folk songs a couple nights at a local bar, for light and bitters, in copious quantity as I recall (name long forgotten), worked in a local cemetary for a few days cleaning up cinder paths, and rode borrowed bicycles around the area with our guitars on our backs, always looking to meet local players. We heard the 'Sundowners, in a bar, one night, in a nearby village. We sat playing and singing, where Robbie Burns sat . Explored the old Castle Menzies. We still are musicians, somewhat improved, professional , both have owned music stores, and teaching and recording studios , both somewhat retired, and perform regularly.

Funny how looking up a tiny detail, on the net about something , now long forgotten, led me here. We loved the folks o' Aberfeldy and they really took a shine to us two young small town Canadians who have with great perserverance, been able to stay small town, over the last 50 years !
Submitted by: Ted Schinbein
Mitchell, Ontario
Canada

Room to take a panorama

Driving along Loch Tay on the single track.
Submitted by: Pepper
Vermont USA

The Birks O' Aberfeldy

My favorite place to walk and take photos! It takes me three times as long as just walking because there are so many places to stop for a photo.
Submitted by: Lisa, Florida

Wades Bridge

Approaching Wades bridge from upstream.
Submitted by: Biscuit from Beyond Adventure in Aberfeldy

Falls of Moness

Taken from the top of the climb with a view of the impressive falls, the sound of the water thundering down below was an impressive sound.
Submitted by: Stuart Jack, Perth

A view on the village

The picture is taken on a walk back from the Birks to the village
Submitted by: Jeroen Nieuwlaat
Den Haag Holland

i would walk 500 miles...

my younger brother

monarch of the glen

my younger brother

River Tay at Aberfeldy

River view just beside Aberfeldy golf course :)

Welcome to Aberfeldy

Welcome to Aberfeldy! :)

Aberfeldy Golf Course

sunny Aberfeldy golf course :)

Lush Valley

View down from the Birks :)

Traces of General Wade's Road

General Wade's military road network was built nearly 300 years ago, and includes Wade's Bridge in Aberfeldy, over which Bonnie Prince Charlie and his army crossed on their way north to the fateful battle of Culloden. This section is to the south on the approach down into Aberfeldy.

Farragon Hill from Loch na Craige

This used to be a regular sight on my way to work - and one day I actually got out of the car and took the photo! The hill in the background is Farragon (not Schiehallion!), and just after the loch there is a fantastic viewpoint and picnic spot.

Aberfeldy Distillery

The Aberfeldy Distillery sits just outside the town, and is a great place to visit all year round.
Submitted by: Peter, Local

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Walking around Aberfeldy, Loch Tay and Glen Lyon

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Follow Robert Burns to Our Area

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On Wednesday 29th August 1787, Robert Burns arrived on the shores of Loch Tay as part of his famous “Highland Tour”. Over 200 years later, every place he mentions, or... Read more

History and Archaeology

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Your Pictures

Your Pictures

Last year we introduced the "Your Pictures" feature and over the last few months we've received pictures submitted to us by visitors to the Aberfeldy area, from just down the... Read more

Reminiscences from 50 Years Ago

Reminiscences from 50 Years Ago

Ted Schinbein from Mitchell, Ontario was kind enough to share his memories of coming to Aberfeldy in 1965 with us in the "Our Pictures" section  - but we loved his... Read more

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The Birks Cinema

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Walk fom Dunkeld to Aberfeldy

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Your Pictures

Your Pictures

Why not share your favourite pictures of this beautiful area on our new "Your Pictures" section? Read more

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