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Best trails in Aberdeen

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Looking for a great trail near Aberdeen, Aberdeen? AllTrails has 41 great trail running trails, hiking trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Forvie National Nature Reserve or Saint Cyrus National Nature Reserve, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Bennachie Forest or Kingshill Wood. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 41 easy trails in Aberdeen ranging from 0.6 to 7.8 miles and from 9 to 849 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Aberdeen
Top trails (41)
#1 - Crynoch Burn
Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 21 m
#2 - Kingshill Wood Circular
Kingshill Wood
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Length: 5 mi • Est. 2 h 32 m
#3 - Brimmond Hill
Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 54 m
#4 - Donmouth - Persley Loop
Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
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Length: 6.9 mi • Est. 3 h 5 m
#5 - Kirkhill Forest
Kirkhill Forest
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Length: 3.7 mi • Est. 1 h 51 m
#6 - Old Aberdeen Railroad Line to Coalford
Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
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Length: 7.8 mi • Est. 3 h 31 m
#7 - Tyrebagger Wood Circular Walk
Tyrebagger Wood
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 47 m
A short, circular forest walk with several interesting sculptures on route. The walk can be muddy so good footwear is advised. It is undulating through the forest, but generally not too demanding. Show more
#8 - Kincorth Hill Local Nature Reserve Loop
Kincorth Hill Local Nature Reserve
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 17 m
Kincorth Hill Local Nature Reserve (LNR) contains extensive areas of gorse scrub, heathland, young coniferous and broadleaved woodland. The site is well sign posted and it also offers panoramic views across the city to Peterhead in the north, as well as Lochnagar to the south west, and the mountains of Deeside to the west. For more information visit: https://www.visitscotland.com/info/see-do/kincorth-hill-local-nature-reserve-p255291Show more
#9 - Inchgarth Reservoir
Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 18 m
#10 - Cove Bay Nature Trail
Aberdeen, Aberdeen, Scotland
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 52 m
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