GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Rescobie Loch

1 miles (1 km)

This pretty loch is located nearForfar, in the county ofAngus. The loch is popular with anglers and bird watchers where you can look out for a variety of water loving birds at the site. Rescobieis fed byLunan Waterwhich enters the loch from the West and exits to the East. There's an interesting listed church on the northern side of the water to see as well.
You can extend your outing by heading east to visit the nearby Balgavies Loch where there's a nice circular walking trail around the perimeter. Forfar Loch Country Park is also nearby.


DD8 2TD - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

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Rescobie Loch OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Rescobie Loch Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking


View of Rescobie Loch, near Forfar - - 1198558

View of Rescobie Loch, near Forfar. Picture taken from just west of Recobie Church and looking southeast.

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Rescobie. The gap in the barley crop is made by people, mostly anglers, walking from the unofficial lay-by to the south shore of Rescobie Loch. In the background is Turin Hill.

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Rescobie is the largest of the line of lochs east of Forfar. It is very popular with anglers.

Rescobie Church - - 976818

Rescobie Church


GPS Files

GPX File

Rescobie Loch.gpx (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold>Download Linked File)

Memory Map Route

Rescobie Loch.mmo (On Desktop:Right Click>Save As. On Ipad/Iphone:Click and hold >Download Linked File)