St Leonard’s in the Fields Walking Group

Walks 2021

Due to Covid restrictions and possible strike action by Stagecoach drivers all these walks assume car use to get to the start and are all circular. The times are based on a gentle pace with a twenty minute stop for a break. 

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1) Silver Walk Bridge of Earn. 

Date: Thursday 28th October 2021, 

Time: 10 am 

Distance: 7.5km 4.5mi 

Ascent: 12m

Meet at Victory Park car park (NO129182) just off Station Road. A short walk on footpaths and side roads around Bridge of Earn taking in the deer park at Dunbarney House. Parts can be muddy so boots recommended. The walk should take about two hours with a break midway. There is an opportunity to drive the short distance to the Earn Coffee Shop after the walk to continue the fellowship.


2) Moncreiffe Hill. 

Date: Tuesday 16th November 2021, 

Time: 10 am 

Distance: 5.5km 3.2mi 

Ascent: 190m 

Meet at Woodland Trust car park (NO138209) on Rhynd Road. A walk on woodland footpaths to the hillforts at the summit of Moncreiff Hill with excellent views over the Earn valley. Boots strongly recommended. The walk should take about three and a half hours allowing for a break at the summit. 


3) Deuchny Hill. 

Date: Thursday 2nd December 2021, 

Time: 10 am 

Distance: 9km 5.1mi 

Ascent: 200m

Meet at the Scone Old Church car park (NO131255) at the end of Burnside. Burnside is the first road on the left as you enter Scone from Perth on the A94. An ascent and circuit of Deuchny Hill using the Coronation Road path and forest tracks . Boots strongly recommended. The walk should take about four hours allowing for a break