Walking Routes

Angus has many popular walking routes which allows you to discover Angus on foot and enjoy the breathtaking views.

These routes have been developed to cover all parts of Angus and each route card can be downloaded and taken with you on your travels.

Walking Tips

We recommend the following advice to walkers:

  • Wear the right footwear.
  • Consider your strength and fitness levels and match these to your route plan.
  • Pace yourself – take it easy and take time to enjoy your surroundings.
  • Stay hydrated and keep your energy levels up.
  • Make sure to follow the Outdoor Access Code.

Whilst Angus Council have made every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information, they cannot be held responsible for any changes that may take place on the routes, any errors in the route cards, nor for any accidents or injuries sustained whilst following the routes. Visitors must take personal responsibility for their own safety. 

Arbroath to Auchmithie
Grade: Moderate
Duration: 3-4 Hours
Length: 13km / 8 miles
Crombie Country Park
Grade: Easy
Duration: 1-2 Hours
Length: 3km / 2miles
Walking Route 1 - Blue Door Walk, Edzell
Grade: Moderate
Duration: 1-2 Hours
Length: 4.7km / 3 miles
Glen Moy
Grade: Moderate
Duration: 2-3 Hours
Length: 10km / 6.5 miles
Carmyllie Circular Trail
Grade: Easy
Duration: 1-2 Hours
Length: 7.5km / 4.7 miles
Sidlaw Hills
Grade: Moderate
Duration: 2-3 Hours
Length: 7.5km / 4.5 miles
Walking Route 2 - Cortachy River Walk
Grade: Moderate
Duration: 1-2 Hours
Length: 4km / 2.5 miles
Caddam Woods, Kirriemuir
Grade: Easy
Duration: 1-2 Hours
Length: 3km / 2 miles
Airlie Monument
Grade: Moderate
Duration: 1-2 Hours
Length: 2.5km / 1.5 miles
Mount Keen & Queen's Well
Grade: Difficult
Duration: 6-7 Hours
Length: 17.5km / 11 miles