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- Coast and Waters
- Heritage Attractions
Highlights and Delights
Enjoy a visit to the coastal town of Carnoustie with your four legged friends. Here are just some of the places you can visit and enjoy a bite to eat.
A Dog Friendly Visit to Carnoustie
Location 1: Barry Mill
Barry Mill was once the beating heart of a 19th-century rural community, producing oatmeal and animal feed, as well as providing work for local people, right up until 1982. Visit the mill and discover the tough physical job of being a miller and the ingenuity of engineering that kept the mill in business.
The grounds at Barry Mill are the perfect place for a dog walk – stroll alongside the Barry Burn to listen to the water flowing and admire the wildflowers.
Location 2: Carnoustie Bay
The beautiful sandy bay of Carnoustie is nestled below the celebrated Carnoustie Championship Golf Course and offers opportunities for windsurfing, canoeing, sailing and yachting.
It’s an idyllic location for a peaceful walk along the sand and to let the dogs have a run around.
Little ones will enjoy the nearby Sandy Sensation play park.
Gather have a small and simple menu, making the most of the fantastic fresh produce and quality ingredients. Their daily specials change based on seasonality and availability and there are plenty of vegetarian, vegan and gluten free options too.
Dogs are welcome at Gather but please keep them on a lead and on the floor.
Location 3: East Haven
East Haven is a small village located on the east coast of Scotland between Arbroath and Carnoustie and is one of the oldest recorded fishing communities in Scotland.
The pretty sandy bay sits within a small natural harbour and is popular with families and dog walkers.
Location 4: Crombie Country Park
Crombie Country Park has a wide range of walks and trails suitable for dog walkers and is a fantastic picturesque location with its woodland and reservoir providing a stunning backdrop for everyone to enjoy.
Wee Cook are a family restaurant, cafe, takeaway, award winning pie makers and pie shop based at the Barry Downs Holiday park near Carnoustie, with a reputation for fresh, tasty food and friendly service.
Well behaved dogs are welcome in the restaurant and garden areas.
Situated on the A92, 17 miles north of Dundee, Arbroath is easy to drive to, with ample, signposted parking in the harbour area and at West Links Park.