Cat Law and Corwharn, Glen Isla

The position of Cat Law, rising at the foot of the Angus Glens, makes it a fine viewpoint dividing Highlands and Lowlands. When combined with the neighbouring summit of Corwharn it makes for an enjoyable moorland circuit.


Mostly tracks over open moorland. Some sections indistinct or wet amongst the heather.

Public Transport

None to start.


Burnside of Balitore. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

Hillwalking in Winter

Please note that hillwalking when there is snow lying requires an ice-axe, crampons and the knowledge, experience and skill to use them correctly. All route descriptions and difficulties given here are for summer conditions. See our Winter Skills page for basic information on the essential skills, techniques and knowledge needed for winter hillwalking.

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