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Cateran Trail

Started at South and did direct route to Blairgowrie via Drink if woods. Carried on the proper... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Some walks

Walked 2short sections of this trail, one in Glen Isla and the other from Alyth. Beautiful trail... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Started at South and did direct route to Blairgowrie via Drink if woods. Carried on the proper trail at Cargils Bridge. Bit steep in places but good paths all the way to Bridge of Calley. New gates in place of the old styles so no...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Walked 2short sections of this trail, one in Glen Isla and the other from Alyth. Beautiful trail with varied scenery and not too arduous.

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have walked part of the Cateran Trail from Blairgowrie to Kirkmichael . I loved the way the walk is broken up into stages I am no athlete however I truly enjoyed all of the route I will go back to finish it soon, what...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Elaine F
Reviewed June 13, 2019

Unlike most people who take a few days to walk the Cateran trail I took part in the Cateran Yomp 54 miles in 24 hours. In the most parts it follows the trail but does deviate from it, across the odd bog or two. The...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Jim4ta
Reviewed June 10, 2019 via mobile

At the drop of a hat and no training I took up a space on this years (2019) Cateran Yomp. I won’t lie I wasn’t sure what to expect but I was aware that the event consisted of 54 miles in a 24 hour time...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed May 26, 2019

I walked the Cateran Trail solo (as a 22-year-old woman) five years ago. I was an international traveller with no car, so the fact that the trail head was accessible via transit and done in a loop was hugely attractive. I hiked the trail in...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Lily J
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Only went part of the way- 8 miles long. Pleasant enough.Would consider just coming back up the road to do the whole trail one time.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Garry T
Reviewed September 4, 2018

My college roommate and I chose this trail and we were so glad we did!! Very secluded and not a lot of other hikers so we found the trail relaxing and just "wild" enough for us. Wish we had chosen a drier month but my...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 19, 2018

My wife and I had lunch here and we enjoyed it very much. The atmosphere is good and the food clearly freshly prepared. It was great value for money! My wife asked about one of the dishes and the chef promptly produced the recipe for...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank SimonB-Ely
Reviewed March 3, 2018

This long distance path network can be done in easily managed sections . It is through a variety of terrains . It has some great views , and passes many places of interest . There are information boards that tell of local history and legends...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Shirley H
July 1, 2017|
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Response from paulhO6029KF | Reviewed this property |
Hi Shirley, I'm not sure, there is many parts that have horses etc but I am not qualified to say of the full trail is possible by Horse. Good luck with your adventure!
Gemma S
March 21, 2017|
Response from LindaAlice | Reviewed this property |
I don't really know what an all terrain buggy is but some parts would be ok there is quite a few hills and most were covered in heather and there's bogs and a few fences and styles to go over, if you are in Blairgowrie the... More