(006) Ythan Estuary and Forvie Sands Circular (Aberdeenshire)

Route Summary
This is a gentle but very rewarding walk in the Forvie Nature Reserve. The views of the estuary, dunes, heath-land and beach are marvellous at every turn. On the return leg there is a short diversion to the remains of the medieval village of Forvie, lost to the shifting sands.

Duration: 2 hours Continue reading “(006) Ythan Estuary and Forvie Sands Circular (Aberdeenshire)”

(004) St Cyrus Beach and Cliffs Circular (Aberdeenshire)

Route Summary
A good leg-stretching walk in a visually stunning coastal landscape. The St Cyrus Nature Reserve is a very special place for plants and wildlife. The route takes in the old raised beach, a long stretch of golden sand, a waterfall, and wonderful clifftop views.

Duration: 3 hours Continue reading “(004) St Cyrus Beach and Cliffs Circular (Aberdeenshire)”