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Find out where to go and what to do, and discover the outstanding countryside in Angus

Let your countryside adventure begin!

Enjoy the many fascinating visitor attractions, go on a bike ride through the countryside, explore the mountains and beauty spots and make memories that will last a lifetime

There are fantastic walks from our doorstep, on the route to The Queen’s Well and Mount Keen, Loch Lee is also nearby. Find out where to go and what to do, and discover the outstanding countryside in Angus. The attractions are listed in no particular order, as they are all amazing places that deserve a visit.

Glen Lee

Angus Glens

Enjoy beautiful scenery of the rolling hills and glens, explore the area by bike, wonderful places to dine, many things to see and do in Angus!

Dunnottar Castle

Dunnottar Castle and Stonehaven

A romantic, evocative and historically significant ruined Castle, perched on a giant conglomerate on the edge of the North-Sea.

Glenesk

Glen Esk (or Glenesk) is one of the most beautiful Angus glens that penetrate into the eastern side of the Scottish Highlands

Loch Lee

Loch Lee (from the Gaelic, Loch Lighe – the loch of the flood place) is a loch in Glenesk, Angus, Scotland south of the Grampian Mountains

Mount Keen

If you like to get up high and enjoy a bit of solitude on your walks then the most easterly Munro, Mount Keen, is a good place to go

Maule Monument

The Rowan Tower, properly called the Maule Cairn, it’s a prominent memorial at the summit of the Hill of Rowan in Glenesk.

Golf

Home to some of the best courses in Scotland the region stretches across the ancient county of Angus.

Edzell Castle

Edzell Castle is a ruined 16th-century castle, with an early-17th-century walled garden, in Edzell.

Fishing

Fishing in Scotland is world famous and offers a wide range of loch, river and sea fishing

Rock of Solitude

At Edzell there is a path (The blue door walk) that follows along the river North Esk upstream as it squeezes through an impressive gorge.

River North Esk

Up by Invermark , where Glen Lee and Glen Mark meet to become Glen Esk, the famous salmon river, the magnificent North Esk is born.

Wildlife

From the mystical landscapes of the Highlands, to the vibrant beauty of the Borders, Scotland has plenty of sights on offer

Queen’s Well

From the House of Mark follow the path and through the trees to the open ground. The Water of Mark is never far away to your left…

Invermark Castle

The outbuildings were removed about 1803 to supply materials for building the Lochee Church and Mansenow the House of Mark).

Lochlee Parish Church

Lochlee Parish Church is one of the three churches remaining in Glenesk. It is famous for its commonwealth war graves and it is very to House of Mark…

Cairngorms

The Cairngorms National Park was established in September 2003.  It is the UK’s largest National Park at 1,467 sq miles.

Glamis Castle

The number one tourist attraction in Angus only 40 miles from the House of Mark (1 hour and 5 min)

Mountain biking

Cycle from Ballater to Invermark over Mount Keen a fantastic cycle with varied tracks and scenery!