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Keith: The Green Roadies



PATH NAME:

Keith: The Green Roadies

LOCAL SETTLEMENT(S):

Keith

INTRODUCTION:

This walk is part of a network of waymarked and signed paths linking all the delights that Keith has to offer. This route can be enjoyed in either direction, starting and finishing at the map information board in Keith Square (Reidhaven Square). As parts of the route cross open countryside and have a variety of path surfaces, stout footwear and waterproof clothing are recommended.

THE ROUTE AND FEATURES OF INTEREST:

Enjoy the many different species of flowers, shrubs and birds that can be identified. Marvel at the fine views of all the surrounding hills that can be seen across green fields and farmland. Click on the 'KEITH PATHS LEAFLET: THE GREEN ROADIES' on the Useful Downloads section at the bottom of this page for full directions.

SIGNAGE:

Fully Signed

WALK GRADE:

Moderate
An undulating path of between one and four miles, which may have a few short steep sections and/or varying surfaces.

MILEAGE:

2.5 Miles

ESTIMATED WALKING TIME:

00 Day(s)  01 Hour(s)  30 Minute(s)

HEIGHT CLIMBED AND DEGREE OF SLOPE:

Generally level with a few gentle gradients in places.

BARRIERS:

There are no stiles to negotiate but several gates exist at the cemetery. There are no steps.

TERRAIN:

A combination of tarred roadside paths, minor roads, aggregate paths and rough grassy tracks. The grassy track sections, although flat, are muddy in places and can be difficult to negotiate.

USERS:

All non motorised users have a right of access to use this route under the Land Reform (Scotland) Act 2003. Suitable for a wide range of users.

OTHER INFORMATION:
Access

You now have a 'right of access' to all the paths featured. You are required to act responsibly in accordance with the new Scottish Outdoor Access Code (SOAC). Know the code before you go! To acknowledge landowners and farmers co-operation in making these walks possible leave the area as you find it, respect property and take care to stay away from farming and timber operations. Please keep dogs under control at all times and on a lead near livestock. Note: Please do not pick wild flowers, this is a criminal offence.

OTHER INFORMATION:
Useful Contacts

Keith Library: Tel 01542 882223 Turner Memorial Hospital Tel 01542 882526 Moray Council Outdoor Access Manager, Ian Douglas - Tel. 01343 557049 For information on public transport Traveline: 0870 608 2608

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