Ancestors' Trail, Quarrelwood, Elgin

This circular forest trail follows stone markers carved with a human footprint. It leads through the trees to visit the circular ditches and banks that form the remains of a henge 4,000 years old, which may have been used for ceremonies by our ancient ancestors. Look out for forest wildlife including roe deer and red squirrels.


Forest paths; waymarked but care needed to keep on the trail.

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Elgin is well served by buses and trains.


Brumley Brae car park (unsigned). Map and directions.

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