(037) Strichen Loch-Stone Circle Ramble (Aberdeenshire)

Route Summary
A very short and easy walk around the loch and woods at Strichen Community Park. The route includes a visit to the impressive Strichen Stone Circle, with good views all around, and where the ruins of the Georgian stately mansion, Strichen House, are also clearly seen.

Duration: 1.75 hours. Continue reading “(037) Strichen Loch-Stone Circle Ramble (Aberdeenshire)”

(021) Strichen White Horse-Waughton Hill Loop (Aberdeenshire)

Route Summary
Walking from the village of Strichen to a huge “white horse” laid out in stone on the hillside above the settlement. After checking out the ruin of an 18th C hunting lodge higher up the hillside, there are breath-taking long-distance views from the summit of Waughton Hill.

Duration: 3 hours. Continue reading “(021) Strichen White Horse-Waughton Hill Loop (Aberdeenshire)”