Ley Way, Crathes Castle

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The longest of thee waymarked woodland walks in the parkland of Crathes Castle, this route - also known as the Red Squirrel trail - takes in a variety of woodland as well as countryside views and passing the castle and famous gardens. There is a charge for parking.


Waymarked paths, some narrow and rough underfoot.

Public Transport

Regular bus from Banchory and Aberdeen stops at Castle entrance (1km from start).


Crathes Castle, near Banchory. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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