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Markinch Railway Station

The Living Lomonds area has a wealth of places to explore, walks to enjoy and fascinating sites. Markinch is the main rail access to the Lomond Hills and is an excellent starting point for any adventure.


Find out about individual walks below

Coul Burn Walk

A great low level walk from the historic town of Markinch through Balbirnie Estate to Coul Reservoir. Enjoy woodlands, parklands, views to the Lomond Hills and 5,000 years of history through the changes of the seasons.

Mostly wide surfaced paths, with short moderate slopes.  Some sections may be muddy after heavy rain. Includes bridges and crossings of busy roads.

3 miles/4.81 km one way, 6 miles/ 9.6km return. - 2 hours one way/4 hours return