Loch of Lintrathen

Loch of Lintrathen

Description

A reservoir and nature reserve in the Braes of Angus, situated at the southern end of Glen Isla, four miles (six km) north-east of Alyth.

Along with the larger Backwater Reservoir, Lintrathen supplies water to Dundee, the towns of Angus and NE Perth and Kinross. Surrounded by farmland, the loch is visited by large numbers of wild fowl, wintering geese, whooper swans and the occasional osprey.

SOME OF THE RESERVE IS PRIVATELY OWNED AND SPECIAL PERMISSION IS NEEDED FOR ACCESS.

Scottish Wildlife Trust

Loch of Lintrathen

Address:

Seven miles west of Kirriemuir
Kirriemuir