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Aberfoyle Bike Park is the latest biking development in The Trossachs which is fast becoming a new hotspot for mountain biking.  The Bike Park has the usual fun features - rock garden, skinnies,...

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Cycling and Mountain Biking, Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

There are three routes to choose from: the Bronze Route is an Abernethy village stroll, the Silver Route is a leg stretch around Abernethy and the Gold Route is a circular walk around Abernethy....

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

There are three routes to choose from - the Bronze Route, the Silver Route and the Gold Route. The Bronze Route is a short walk around historic Dundee (15 min walk), The Silver Route is a walk...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

The Airlie monument is a familiar landmark in the lower reaches of Glen Clova and Glen Prosen, sited on Tulloch Hill between the two. It is well worth a visit for the fine views as well as to see...

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Two scenic traills through tranquil woodland near the famous Queen's View. Heritage is written into the landscape at Allean. Before the conifers were planted, this was home to generations of...

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

From the junction of Beauly Crescent and Ambleside Avenue, walk along Beauly Crescent until you reach Forres Avenue on your right.  Walk down Forres Avenue until you get to the big roundabout on...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

The cliff trail north of Arbroath is awash with fascinating rock formations, christened with such evocative at the Deil's Heid, Seaman's Grave and Mermaid's Kirk. It's a bracing coastal walk...

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Walking

The Angus Coastal Route from Dundee to Aberdeen takes you along 58 miles of beautiful coastline, nature reserves and country parks.  The route begins in Dundee, with its fascinating industrial...

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Beach, Gardens/flowers, Picnic Area, Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Seaton Cliffs has spectacular red sandstone cliffs with numerous sea caves, stacks, blowholes, arches and rock formations. The cliffs support a mosaic of habitats, including coastal grassland,...

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Beach, Picnic Area, Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

There are three routes to choose from:  the Bronze Route is a short walk around the old harbour area, the Silver Route is a walk past the remains of Arbroath Abbey and the Gold Route is a walk by...

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Picnic Area, Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Start on the corner of Balunie Avenue and Balbeggie Place.  Turn onto Balbeggie Place and then turn right onto Balerno Street.  Walk along Balerno Street and then turn left into Banchory Road. ...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

Start at any point on Dalmahoy Drive.  Walk down Dalmahoy Drive and at the end turn right.  You will see a path leading into the woods.  Walk along this path through the woods, with the Coupar...

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Cycling and Mountain Biking, Wildlife, Woodland, Walks in Dundee, Walking

Start on Rosemount Road and walk towards Downfield Golf Course.  Walk along Rosemount Road, following it as it changes to Dalmahoy Drive.  When you reach Birkdale Place turn right and continue...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

Start outside Ardler Complex and turn to your left.  Walk along Turnberry Avenue until you reach Glenagnes Lane, there will be a small pond to your right.  Walk to the end of this road and turn...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

From the junction of Gilburn Road and Derwent Avenue, keeping Asda to your left, walk along Gilburn Road until you get to the footpath on your left that runs up between the petrol station and...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

There are three routes to choose from: the Bronze Route is a walk around Auchtermuchty, the Silver Route is a walk with views to the Lomond Hills and the Gold Route is a walk through Pitmedden...

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Seeking out the beating heart of a waterfall lost in an ancient forest of Scots Pine trees is one of the true pleasures of venturing into the countryside.

Combine this with a walk through...

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Waterfalls, Wildlife, Walking

A mixed woodland containing Scots Pine, Oak, Sycamore and Silver Birch, Backmuir Wood, between Muirhead and Liff, is home to Red Squirrels, Roe Deer and Jays. It is a popular spot with local...

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

This is an All Ability Trail that is managed by the Woodland Trust. The trail is accessed by the entrance on Liff Road. It meanders through a woodland that is rich with mature trees and is popular...

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Backwater reservoir nestles in the eastern Angus hills 14 miles NW of Forfar, at an altitude of 300 m. Opened in 1969, it is nearly 4 km long (N-S) and about 0.5 km wide. It serves the main towns...

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Everyone has them - those rather non-descript Sundays when, despite the best intentions the night before when the rucksack's packed and the sandwiches are made, an uncertain grey sky outside...

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Fishing, Wildlife, Walking

A short circuit around Balbirnie Park. This is one of the smaller, more accessible routes, which follows a woodland path by the river and back past the golf club and hotel. The path is wide enough...

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Woodland, Walking

A level path goes around the edge of Clatto reservoir and smaller paths extend into Baldragon Woods and Clatto Moor (which has been planted with trees). Admiral Duncan wood has had trees planted...

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Cycling and Mountain Biking, Wildlife, Woodland, Walks in Dundee, Walking

Balgavies Loch has long been recognised by naturalists as an important site for wildlife. This inland loch is surrounded by reedbeds and willow carr, attracting water rail, great crested grebe and...

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Join the loop at the entrance to Balgay Park, off Glamis Road. An off road path starts next to the Yew bushes at the gateway.  The path follows the wall at the edge of Lochee Park. At the top,...

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Cycling and Mountain Biking, Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Start on City Road opposite Saggar Street.  Walk down City Road until you reach Scott Street.  Turn right onto Scott Street and then take the next left onto Glenagnes Road.  Turn right onto Logie...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

Start on city Road opposite Saggar Street.  Walk down City Road until you reach Scott Street.  turn right onto Scott Street and then take the next left onto glenagnes Road.  Turn right onto Logie...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

Balgay Hill, home of the city's Mills Observatory, has a fine mixture of deciduous and large conifer trees. For a relaxing afternoon...

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Woodland, Walking

Start in East Balgillo Road.  Follow the pedestrian / cycle way east beside Balgillo Road.  Beyond the houses on the left (north), cut across the grass to the path which follows the edge of the...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

Take time out from the city to enjoy some peace and quiet at Balkello Community Woodland. Just a short trip from Dundee, it's a great place to stretch your legs and enjoy sweeping views of the...

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Balmashanner Hill - locally known as Bummie - rises from the southern edges of Forfar and from its memorial there are fine views over the town. This short walk climbs up through Reid Park to make...

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Wildlife, Woodland, Walking

Drive to the end of Bay Road at the western end of Wormit, where there is parking space beyond the last houses.  Follow a well defined path heading west and at low tide there are good...

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Walking

Start in North Balmossie Street, at the end of Inchkeith Avenue.  Go north, down North Balmossie Street, and turn right, into Wyvis road.  Cross the bridge, and swing right, onto the footpath with...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

Start outside the library on Balmoral Avenue.  Turn to your right and walk to Balunie Avenue.  Turn right onto Ballindean Road and walk along it until you reach Balunie Drive.  Turn right onto...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking

The rock garden is situated on part of a former nine-hole golf course, which was laid out after the Dundee to Aberdeen railway was built more than a century ago. When the Esplanade was constructed...

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Beach, Wildlife, Walking

Start on the corner of Hilltown and Hill Street and walk along Hill Street to the base of the Law.  Turn left and follow the Law Road.  Take the turn-off to your left and continue to follow this...

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Walks in Dundee, Walking