Dùn Cuithir archeological walk, Allasdale

Summary

A rough moorland walk on the western side of Barra, exploring several archaelogical sites. The route is waymarked with posts - there is mostly no path- although these have a tendency to be knocked down by grazing cows, so careful navigation is required at times.

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Bog Factor (key)

  • 3.5/5

Rating

Terrain

Grassy moorland, becoming increasingly rougher and heather-covered; boggy in places. Mostly pathless but waymarked by posts, some of which are knocked down by cows.

Public Transport

Bus around the west side of Barra will stop at the cemetery on request.

Start

Parking by the cemetery at Allasdale. Open in Google Maps.

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