This walk visits the lovely Kilconquhar Loch in the village of Kilconquhar in Fife.
The loch is a great place for wildlife watching with birds such as Little Grebes nesting in the reed beds as well as Swans, Moor Hens and Geese. It's located just to the south of the village on the Elie Estate.
PostcodeKY9 1LF - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations
Kilconquhar Loch Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Kilconquhar Loch Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Kilconquhar Loch OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Kilconquhar Loch Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
Head into the village and you could enjoy post walk refreshment at the 17th century Kinneuchar Inn. The serve high quality dishes and have a lovely garden area with views of the surrounding countryside.
Further Information and Other Local Ideas
The loch is located just to the north of the coastal village of Elie where you can pick up the Elie to Pittenweem Walk and the Fife Coastal Path.
In nearby St Andrews there's the popular Craigtoun Country Park. Here you can visit the nature trail, Italian garden, greenhouses, formal gardens, miniature railway and the large pond. The waterside trails at Cameron Reservoir are also not too far away.