(043) Monymusk-River Don-Clyan’s Dam Circular (Aberdeenshire)

Route Summary
A short and easy walk in pleasant rural surroundings and on established paths from the eye-catching little village of Monymusk. There is negligible overall ascent over the varied circuit taking in mature woods, a riverside track, and a delightful little loch.

Duration: 1.25 hours. Continue reading “(043) Monymusk-River Don-Clyan’s Dam Circular (Aberdeenshire)”

(035) Pitfichie-River Don Woodlands Circular (Aberdeenshire)

Route Summary
A mostly easy ramble in the very scenic valley of the River Don, south of the Bennachie range of hills. There is a short section in Craigton Wood where the path is a little overgrown. Paradise Wood is an historic designed landscape, notable for the size and variety of conifers.

Duration: 2.5 hours. Continue reading “(035) Pitfichie-River Don Woodlands Circular (Aberdeenshire)”