A spring in your step BIG WALKS programme

Article Date: 2nd March 2017

These are Sunday afternoon walks suitable for all, normally around 4 miles and not too steep. Still, we advise walkers to wear boots, or tough shoes, and carry foul weather gear always … this is Scotland by the way!

SUNDAY 12th  MARCH

MATTOCKS CIRCUIT, 3 miles easy.  Meet at 2-15 pm near The WELLBANK INN. The route goes through fields and the Kingennie estate. Nice but muddy. No rolling.

 

SUNDAY 26th MARCH

ELIOT TO ARBIRLOT, 3.5 miles easy. Park just off the Arbroath dual carriageway to the left of the last roundabout at  ELIOT 2-15. Follow old rail line to Arbirlot, and back. Woods. No naughtiness.

 

SUNDAY 9th APRIL

NORTH BALLUDERON TO AUCHTERHOUSE, 4 miles, energetic but not too strenuous. Park at North Balluderon farm watching out for natives, 2-15pm. Possible loop on Auchterhouse hill. Wild country. No dancing.

 

SUNDAY 30th APRIL

LUNDIE CRAGS, 4.5 miles, uphill but very gradual ascent.  Meet at lay-by at Tullybaccart  at 2-15pm. Rewarding views. A highland walk. Kilts must be worn.

 

SUNDAY 14th MAY

MONTROSE BEACH CIRCUIT, 4 miles, easy. Meet at the Montrose promenade car park, 2-30pm. Good family outing. Sophisticated Scottish resort. Armani Beachwear compulsory.