Birnam Glen and Rumbling Bridge

Approximate Length: Up to 8km
Approximate Height Gained: 150m
Nearest Town: Dunkeld
Nearest Postcode: PH8 0DS

A lovely path with a burn, native woodland and rolling farmland.

You can start this route at either end, or make it into a circular route using a variety of possible variations.

Starting in Birnam, go under the A9 trunk road and railway, then follow the path alongside the Inchewan Burn as it winds its way up Birnam Glen. A variety of possible routes is well signposted.

Look out for the remains of one of Highland Perthshire's lost villages.

The video below of the River Braan at Rumbling Bridge was created by Phil Brammer of Ivy Cottage Industries.


Mountain Bike Route Card
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Local Visitor Information

Printed Information:

The Dunkeld & Birnam Path Network leaflet gives a great overview of all the paths available in the area, including Birnam Hill. It is available from Visitor Information Centres, as well as a pdf from the Perth & Kinross Council website.