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The Surrounding Area

The central location of Glenkilrie ensures there are plenty of activities within easy reach: from an abundance of fantastic tracks and trails perfect for walking and cycling to a Ski Centre, Golf Courses, Shooting, Fishing and many of Scotland's best known Castles.

 Guests are free to explore the Glenkilrie Estate during their stay, which hosts a number of different routes.  Another highly recommended route in the area is The Cateran Trail, this route will take you through the picturesque Glenshee and the surrounding areas.

Glenshee Ski Centre, which hosts the largest number of lifts in Scotland, is only a twenty minute drive from Glenkilrie.

For those who are interested in the history of Scotland, Glamis Castle, Balmoral Castle and Royal Deeside, Scone Palace and Blair Castle are all within a one hour drive from Glenkilrie.

For the sportsperson there are also a few golf courses locally and the Famous Old Course at St Andrews is within a reasonable distance.

Shooting can be arranged and Glenkilrie also has approximately a one mile stretch of the River Blackwater, which can be fished throughout the Summer months for Salmon and Sea Trout.

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