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Fairy Pools Isle of Skye Scotland
At foot of the Black Cuillins near Glenbrittle are the Fairy Pools beautifully crystal clear blue pools on the River Brittle. These famous pools entice visitors from all over the world as they make some great Wild Swimming for those brave enough to enter the cold water. For the less adventurous these magical Fairy Pools make some fantastic photos.The walk to the pools uses the same route there and back. The complete return distance to the first main waterfall and pool is 2.4km with the average time to complete the walk being 40 minutes (with no stops). Most people will spend some time working their way up the river from the first waterfall exploring the different pools. We have classed this walk as Short in length and Medium for difficulty check the rating guide for details.