Grantown-on-Spey to Boat of Garten

This is an easy-going section of the Speyside Way, following the old railway line as far as Nethy Bridge, where there is a shop, and then nature reserve woodland to Boat of Garten. It is possible to detour to visit the Osprey Centre at Loch Garten from the route.


Clear path, mostly level on old railway line, short section of road, with one crossing of busy A95.

Public Transport

Bus service from Grantown, Nethy Bridge and Boat of Garten. Also summer steam railway from Boat of Garten and Broomhill near Nethy Bridge.


Grantown on Spey. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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