Atholl Woods

Approximate Length: 11km/6.8 miles
Approximate Height Gained:
Nearest Town: Dunkeld
Nearest Postcode: PH8 0EP

A wonderful variety of woodland, open country and small lochs.

Part of the Atholl Estates, these woods offer great views and an equally warm welcome for walkers, cyclists and horse riders.  This route takes you from the Cally car park uphill on good fire road to Mill Dam and past two smaller lochs, after the lochs take a left and next left, following this path south will take you through woodland and back to the car park.  It is possible to to extend your path all the way to Loch Ordie and other destinations - see separate entry.

Online Information
Walking on Wheels Information
Route Card - Mountain Bike (also good for walking)
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.