Culswick Broch is an unexcavated coastal broch, an Iron Age drystone hollow-walled structure. Built of striking red stone, it has beautiful views all around, including Foula and Vaila isles, and Fitful Head and Fair Isle in the south. The broch stands commandingly on the top of a massive rock platform and is about 3 metres high at its tallest point. Much rubble has fallen into the centre. This broch has a massive triangular lintel stone over the entrance, which is partly filled with rubble.

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Neil Stuart (4 days ago)
Good walk, brilliant view from the top
Annabelle Batchelor (4 months ago)
Beautiful walk and loch.
Stuart Wadley (13 months ago)
Lovely walk, great scenery and amazing ruins
Bruce Peebles (2 years ago)
Simple walk but stunning views once you are there.
Simon Williams (2 years ago)
Excellent walk. It was around a mile from the beginning of the footpath to the broch (bring walking boots!). The scenery is lovely and we had the area to ourself. The actual broch is a ruin, but very interesting to see it within the context of the coastal views.
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