Embo via the old Railway line

Distance: 5.25 miles, Time: 2.5-3.5 hours, Grade: Flat, easy walking on roads, beach and pathways


About Embo via the old Railway line

Suitable for: Older children and dogs

Starting point: Cathedral Green

Description: This lovely circular walk from Dornoch to Embo and back takes in many different landscapes. During this walk you will pass through woodland, fields and beaches and walk alongside the world-famous Royal Dornoch Golf Course. Please respect golfers and wait quietly while strokes are played. On the way out you will get great views northwards towards Golspie and the Sutherland hills, whilst on the return you can view the historic skyline of Dornoch and the lighthouse of Tarbet Ness across the Dornoch Firth.