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Loch Leven Heritage Trail

Pier Road | Scottish Natural Heritage, Kinross KY13 8UF, Scotland
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Only a few miles done, will be back!

We stopped at a car park on the trail at Loch Leven and walked a couple of miles to Kinross. Great... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
itchyfeet2014
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Varied trail with great pit stops

This trail is great for bikes and walkers, I have even known people to cross country ski around it... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
anatomic
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Kinross, United Kingdom
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“vane farm”(23 reviews)
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Pier Road | Scottish Natural Heritage, Kinross KY13 8UF, Scotland
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"vane farm"
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"loch leven"
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"heritage trail"
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"flat walk"
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"easy cycle"
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"off road"
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"short section"
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"enjoy the scenery"
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"dog walkers"
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"bird life"
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"fantastic addition"
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"lovely countryside"
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"walk cycle"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped at a car park on the trail at Loch Leven and walked a couple of miles to Kinross. Great walking path and varied. Lovely views of the Loch. Quite a few bird hides to view wildlife from. The entire trail is 13 miles...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

This trail is great for bikes and walkers, I have even known people to cross country ski around it! There are several places to stop around it - Loch Leven larder, the boathouse and the rspb vane farm. There is a play park at Kirk...More

Thank anatomic
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A great walk if you feel like one, sadly the clouds of midgies put a downer on it during the summer months but on a nice winters day it's a good walk especially with a dog. A nice abandoned church can be found a little...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Nice trail, 13.5 miles approx for full loop of loch, places to stop for refuel; cafe at visitor centre, loch Leven larder, the boathouse. Flat route.

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

our walking group started at the Golf Club in Kinross and after crossing over the course, continued on the trail to Mary's gate, the rest of the group had to stop there and wait for me as I tended to lag behind though later on...More

Thank Colin M
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

We had a short stay at Loch Leven lodges and walked around in all directions, we didnt need to leave the area around the Loch as we had everything close by. Shops at Kinross and the Farm shops ( there are 2 - one opposite...More

Thank landymanManchester
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Reviewed 3 March 2018

A walk, run, cycle or just a visit, this may be completed in one go or bit by bit. Some parts maybe very busy due to ease of access and that area's attractions or facilities especially Kirk gate and Burleigh areas. Several cafes on or...More

Thank Mhairi S
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Reviewed 24 February 2018

My advice is to park at either RSPB Vane Farm or the car park on the south side near the lodges. Walk round clockwise, take your time, soak up the location and take binoculars. Pack a picnic and enjoy!

Thank Clive A
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

it's a 13 mile walk around the loch itself and it's been so well managed and looked after. Suitable for all users, wheelchairs and pushchairs would get round. It's pretty much flat with a small incline near the RSPB centre but it's level all the...More

Thank wayfaringtheworld470
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Its about 13kms around the Loch on a flat well maintained path. There are shorter circular walks you can do instead. Certainly worth a visit with good views of the Loch and some historical features of interest along the way. Free parking a bonus!

Thank debsy42_10
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Response from Willie R | Reviewed this property |
This is the old cemetery for the parish of Orwell. The church was also on this site but it was moved to Milnathort in the seventeen hundreds. Some very old and interesting gravestones.
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Yes you can. It's accessed on the left.
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