Date(s) - 01/05/2022
8:00 am - 6:30 pm

Walk Details

Pub Stop?: Yes
O/S Map Sheet No.: 44
Grid Ref. Start: 339631
Grid Ref. Finish 339631
Walk (Miles): 12
Walk Hours: 6
Bus Time to Walk:2 hrs
Bus Time from Walk: 2 hrs
Departure time from walk: 4:00 pm

Walk Notes



Our walk today takes us to the Angus Glens to climb two of the lower hills between Glen Isla and Glen Prosen.

The walk starts in Glen Prosen at the hamlet of Easter Lednathie (NGR 340631).
From Easter Lednathie , head South on the road for a short distance to reach a track at (NGR 342628) which climbs in a southerly direction, skirting a wooded area and on up to Peat Shank. Continue along the ridge in an easterly direction to reach the top of Long Goat (571m) (NGR 339613). From this summit point continue back along along the ridge in a westerly direction and climb to the summit cairn and trig point of Cat Law (671m) (NGR319611)

From the summit head North westwards and descend to meet and cross a track on Bodandere Hill (538m). Continue in a westerly direction towards Hill of Stanks where you will reach a track at (NGR293613). Then head northwest towards Glen Quharity and follow the landrover track (at NGR288623) for approximately 2Kms passing Clinking Cauldron and traversing the shoulder of Tarapetmile.
At NRG295643 head easterly along Glen Uig following the burn to reach Wester Lednathie Farm (NGR 327630). Continue on the secondary road to arrive at the hamlet of Easter Lednathie where our bus will be parked.
Walking Distance : Approx. 11 Miles (18 Kms)

Total distance: 17086 m
Max elevation: 670 m
Min elevation: 197 m
Download file: Lednathie Circular.gpx

Shorter Alternative Walk :
From the drop-off point at (NGR 355619) follow the route shown above climbing via Peat Shank and continuing along the ridge to Long Goat and onwards (as above) to Cat Law (671m NGR 319611).
Descend northwest to meet the track near Bodandere Hill. At (NGR 309617) head north easterly passing the shoulder of Monthrey and descend through the woods to reach Wester Lednathie Farm.
Then onwards by the secondary road to Easter Lednathie where the bus will be parked.
Walking Distance : Approx. 6 Miles (10 Kms)

Total distance: 10641 m
Max elevation: 670 m
Min elevation: 197 m
Download file: Lednathie circular short.gpx

Bus departs for Aberdeen at 4.00pm

The above notes are for guidance only and are intended as an aid to be used along with a map and compass and /or GPS device with O/S Maps.

In the event of an emergency arising the person in charge of the bus today should be notified, if possible, before the emergency services are contacted on 999.

Committee Member in Charge of today’s walk is Frank Kelly (Mobile No: 07821631362)


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