■ The main Perth to Inverness railway line passes through the deep glen, crossing a magnificent 510-feet-long viaduct, seen to advantage from the path leading to the Soldier’s Leap.
It’s amazing to think that in 1863 this huge structure cost only £5,730!
■ Many who have visited the Pass of Killiecrankie have left quicker than they arrived, having seen some strange, ghostly visions of troops preparing for battle.
■ Thankfully your curiosity may be answered without the need to risk life and limb. Up beside the Visitor Centre, a marker lets you try the 18-foot jump for yourself. Right enough, the result might improve if you had someone chasing you with a claymore!