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Where to Photograph Autumn Colours in Scotland

We are attempting to list all places where photographers can photograph Autumn Colours in Scotland. This is the start of a list that we hope will both grow over time and hopefully we will be able to add more columns or information.

Where the names in the first column is hyperlinked this links to a Location page with more information on this site and over time more of these will be added, we will be delighted if some of you would like to also produce location pages.

Codes: WT = Woodland Trust, NT = National Trust

Autumn Colours

Near

County

NGR

Website Link

Notes

ABERDEENSHIRE

Bennachie

Inverurie

ABD

NJ665225

Bennachie

 

Cambus O' May

Aboyne

ABD

NO4098

Cambus O' May

 

Pitfichie

Monymusk

ABD

NJ650160

Pitfichie

 

ANGUS

Backmuir Wood 

Muirhead

ANS

NO341339

WT

Views to Firth of Tay, look for carved log seats

ARGYLLSHIRE

Ardcastle

Lochgair 

ARL

NR942912

Ardcastle

 

Ardery Ard Airigh

Strontian

ARL

NM699600

Ardery Ard Airigh

 

Ariundle

Strontian

ARL

NM799600

Ariundle

 

Aros Park

Tobermory, Isle of Mull

ARL

NM518539

Aros Park

 

Beinn Ghuilean

Campbeltown

ARL

NR720184

Beinn Ghuilean

 

Cnoc nan Ghabar

Carradale

ARL

NR804403

Cnoc nan Ghabar

 

Crinan Woods

Lochgiphead

ARL

NR789938

WT

Astonishing sea views to Mull and Jura. Ancient oak wood. Temperate rainforest.

Dun Ghallain

Glenborrodale

ARL

NM650606

Dun Ghallain

 

Glencoe Lochan

Glencoe

ARL

NN1059

Glencoe Lochan

 

Inverinan Forest

Inverinan

ARL

NM979167

Inverinan Forest

 

Inverliever Forest

Dalavich

ARL

NM924103

Inverliever Forest

 

Kilcamb

Strontian

ARL

NM799600

Kilcamb

 

Kilmichael Forest

Lochgilphead

ARL

NR866908

Kilmichael Forest

 

Kilmun Aboretum

Dunoon

ARL

NS164823

Kilmun Aboretum

 

Knapdale Forest

Lochgilphead

ARL

NR794889

Knapdale Forest

 

Tarbert

Tarbert

ARL

NR869667

Tarbert

 

BANFFSHIRE

The Bin Forest

Keith

BAN

NJ505418

The Bin Forest

 

DUMFRIESSHIRE

Cally Wood

Gatehouse Of Fleet

DFS

NX605560

Cally Wood

 

Dalbeattie Forest

Dalbeattie

DFS

NT353080

Dalbeattie Forest

 

Glen Trool

Glen Trool

DFS

NX371786

Glen Trool

 

Kirroughtree

Newton Stewart

DFS

NX451646

Kirroughtree

 

Mabie Forest

Dumfries 

DFS

NX9371

Mabie Forest

 

DUNBARTONSHIRE

Tarbet

Arrochar

DNB

NS312045

Tarbet

 

EAST LOTHIAN

Butterdean Wood 

Gladsmuir, Haddington

ELN

NT456721

WT

Wildlife interest, mixed woodland

Pressmennan Wood 

Stenton, nr. Dunbar

ELN

NT630729 

WT

Ancient wood, good views

FIFE

Blairadam Wood

Kelty

FIF

NT120950

Blairadam Wood

 

Keilís Den 

Largo

FIF

NO414039

WT

Mainly woodland, limited parking

INVERNESS-SHIRE

Abriachan Wood 

Loch Ness

INV

NH575357

WT

Ancient hazel, birch and oak wood, superb views over Loch Ness, mountains.

Achnashellach (North)

Achnashellach

INV

NH040493

Achnashellach

 

Carbisdale

Culrain

INV

NH575955

Carbisdale

 

Farigaig

Inverness

INV

NH522237

Farigaig

 

Gartly Moor Forest

Huntly

INV

NJ502312

Gartly Moor Forest

 

Glen Affric

Drumnadrochit

INV

NH284284

Glen Affric

 

Glen Feshie Kingussie INV NN845945 Photos A small glen in the Cairngorm Mountains, amongst the pines you'll find bracken in its range of colours.

Glen Garry Native Pine Wood

Invergarry

INV

NH278018

Glen Garry Native Pine Wood

 

Glencharnoch Wood  

Carrbridge

INV

NH901225 

WT

Pine wood with aspen, birch, rowan

Glenfinnan Pinewood

Glenfinnan

INV

NM924794

Glenfinnan Pinewood

 

Great Glen Woods

Inverness

INV

NH390108

Great Glen Woods

 

Kinloch

Broadford, Isle of Skye

INV

NG703161

Kinloch

 

Reelig Glen

Inverness

INV

NH559432

Reelig Glen

 

Rothiemurchus Forest Aviemore INV NH900110 Own  

Urquhart Bay

Drumnadrochit

INV

NH519297

WT

Ancient wet woodland riverside walk

KINCARDINESHIRE

Dunnottar Woodland Park

Stonehaven

KCD

NO860850

Dunnottar Woodland Park

 

LANARKSHIRE

Twechar

Cumbernauld

LKS

NS7176

Twechar

 

Wilsontown- The Glen

Wilsontown

LKS

NS950565

Wilsontown- The Glen

 

MID LOTHIAN

Currie Wood 

Borthwick

MLN

NT374593 

WT

Mixed woodland, limited car parking

Lord Ancrum's Wood

Dalkeith

MLN

NT334659

Lord Ancrum's Wood

 

MORAYSHIRE

Monaughty

Elgin

MOR

NJ160580

Monaughty

 

Quarrelwood Woodland Park

Elgin

MOR

NJ180630

Quarrelwood Woodland Park

 

Whiteash

Fochabers

MOR

NJ372591

Whiteash

 

PEEBLES-SHIRE

Caberston

Innerleithen

PEE

NT334370

Caberston

 

Cademuir

PeebLes

PEE

NT251383

Cademuir

 

Cardrona

Peebles

PEE

NT292385

Cardrona

 

Glentress Forest

Peebles

PEE

NT283397

Glentress Forest

 

Innerleithen - Elibank & Traquair

Innerleithen

PEE

NT336357

Innerleithen - Elibank & Traquair

 

St Ronanís Wood

Innerleithen

PEE

NT327368 

WT

Mixed woodland, grassland, views

PERTHSHIRE

Allean

Pitlochry

PER

NN799600

Allean

 

Craigvinean

Dunkeld

PER

NN999400

Craigvinean

 

Drummond Hill

Aberfeldy

PER

NN762462

Drummond Hill

 

Faskally

Pitlochry

PER

NN913604

Faskally

 

Strathyre Forest

Callander

PER

NN520014

Strathyre Forest

 

Weem Forest

Aberfeldy

PER

NN837503

Weem Forest

 

ROSS & CROMARTY

Balmacara

Kyle Of Lochalsh

ROC

NG808278

Balmacara

 

Ledmore & Migdale

Spinningdale, Bonar Bridge

ROC

NH661904

WT

Ancient oak and pine wood, great views of Sutherland and Dornoch Firth

Raven's Rock

Rosehall 

ROC

NC498008

Raven's Rock

 

Strome

Stromeferry

ROC

NG867346

Strome

 

Torrachilty Forest

Strathpeffer

ROC

NH452573

Torrachilty Forest

 

ROXBURGHSHIRE

Craik

Hawick

ROX

NT353080

Craik

 

SELKIRKSHIRE

Thornielee

Galashiels 

SEL

NT405368

Thornielee

 

Yair

Selkirk 

SEL

NT438350

Yair

 

STIRLINGSHIRE

Achray Forest

Aberfoyle 

STI

NN520014

Achray Forest

 

Callendar Wood

Falkirk

STI

NS907788

Callendar Wood

 

East Loch Lomond Woodland

Balmaha

STI

NN520014

East Loch Lomond Woodland

 

Glen Finglas 

Brig oíTurk

STI

NN521108

WT

Look out for the "Burning Bush" at the head of Glen Finglas - dark green alders with scarlet rowans growing out of them

Loch Ard Forest

Aberfoyle

STI

NN520014

Loch Ard Forest

 

 


This list will continue to grow as we come across new places. REMEMBER if know of somewhere that you feel is a good place please let us know.

 


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