Walk 16 From Cults to Brimmond Hill and Back

This day circular walk starts from Cults Hotel and goes to Brimmond Hill (blue line on map) via Hazelhead Park, Den of Maidencraig, Bucks Burn and Kingswells. Return is also via Kingswell so a shorter version of the walk is to use a link path between the outward and return paths. Download a printable pdf … Read more

Walk 15. Foggieton – A Walk on the Wild Side

This circular walk starts at the Foggieton Woods carpark and explores the paths in the open fields to the west of Baillieswells Road. The fields are owned by Scotia Homes and are not currently used for any agricultural purposes. Scotia homes have proposed building 500 homes but the proposal is not included in the current … Read more

Walk 14. Bieldside – Byways and Greenways

Bieldside – Byways and Greenways Bieldside has a number of passages and green spaces between house as well as woodland to the north and a green area to the west. This circular walk, starting at the Cults Cairn, aims to encourage the walker to explore these passages and green spaces and the map highlights other … Read more

Walk 13 Cults: Nature, Heritage, the River Dee and Climate Change

River Dee and Climate Change This walk was originally planned by the Cults, Bieldside Community Council for the 29th March as part of Climate Change Week 2020. Following cancellation, it was thought residents might wish to do the walk as individuals. The walk was to include short talks (5 minutes) on local nature and how … Read more

Walk 12. Cults Burn and Rocklands Road

Cults Burn and Rocklands Road A circular walk from Cults Hotel, up the Cults Burn to Friarsfield, then along roads to Rocklands Road, essentially a track rather than a road with some woodland and open fields to the north and the Marcliffe Hotel on the south side, as far the International School. Return via the … Read more

Walk 11. Walk by the River Dee at Milltimber

Walk by the River Dee at Milltimber   This is a short route, mainly on tracks and paths. It can be extended by adding a section of the Deeside Way from either east or west of the starting point and the return route follows the outward path. Also a circular extension via Maryculter Bridge can … Read more

Walk 10. Walk at Bieldside

Walk at Bieldside This is a short walk at Newton Dee in Bieldside. It starts at the Old Ferry Road in Bieldside, signposted “Newton Dee”. Parking is available in an unmarked lay-by on the North Deeside Road, about 50 metres beyond the turning on to Old Ferry Road. The route is also accessible from the … Read more

Walk 9. Milltimber Circuit from Blacktop

Milltimber Circuit from Blacktop A circular route in Milltimber which follows sections of core path 51 and provides great views out towards the west as far as Lochnagar. There is limited parking for one or two cars at the starting point gateway on Blacktop Road and also in a small unsurfaced layby on the opposite … Read more

Walk 8. Milltimber Circular Walk

Milltimber Circular Walk Revised March 2021 with option to do as two separate walks. A walk which includes paths on both the east and west sides of the AWPR in woodland and on tracks with views across and up the River Dee. The Milltimber AWPR junction allows the main walk to be split into two … Read more