Forest and Woodland Walks


Fife has three large forestry commission sites: Devilla, Blairadam and Tentsmuir all of which have waymarked trails in them. In addition there are numerous smaller managed plantations and areas of natural woodland.

The walks below include a significant amount of woodland or forest area. Routes have been planned to avoid continuous walking in densely planted conifers.


Distance Ascent Area
Devilla: Bordie and Keir 2.6 miles <50m Kincardine
Humbie Woods and Kemal’s Cut 2.7 miles 125m Aberdour
Wizards Walk and Raith Lake 2.8 miles 85m Kirkcaldy
The Heughs 2.8 miles 100m Aberdour
Townhill Loch and Woods 3 miles 50m Dunfermline
Letham Hill and Spencerfield 3 miles 100m Dalgety Bay
Humbie Woods and Balram 3 miles 125m Aberdour
Fordell Woods 3 miles 100m Dalgety Bay
Longbraes and Raith 3 miles 100m Kirkcaldy
Devilla: Moor Loch 3 miles 75m Kincardine
Braefoot Woods and St Bridgets Kirk 3.5 miles 125m Aberdour
Crossford and Dean Plantation 3.5 miles 100m Crossford
Cullaloe Follies 3.7 miles 200m Aberdour
Dean Plantation 3.6 miles 130m Crossford
Blairadam (waymarked trails) 3.8 miles 125m Kelty
Blairadam Forest and Park (short) 4 miles 150m Kelty
Devilla: Peppermill Dam 4.5 miles 100m Kincardine
Valleyfield Woodlands and East Culross short 4.5 miles 100m Culross
Balgownie and Devilla 4.6 miles 100m Culross
Glenrothes: Riverside and Woods 4.6 miles 110m Glenrothes
Townhill Country Park and Woods 5 miles 100m Dunfermline
Balgownie Woods 5 miles 100m Culross
Aberdour Coast and Woods 5 miles 200m Aberdour
Pitmedden (short) 5 miles 220m Auchtermuchty
Inzievar Woods 5.5 miles 100m Culross
Carden Den and Sunnyside 6 miles 200m Cardenden
Berrylaw and Dean Plantation 6.3 miles 130m Dunfermline
Pitmedden Forest South 6.4 miles 300m Auchtermuchty
Pitmedden Forest South (tracks) 6.5 miles 260m Auchtermuchty
Valleyfield Woodlands and West Culross (short) 7.2 miles 130m Culross
Tentsmuir 8 miles 80m Tayport
Devilla: Four Lochs 8 miles 125m Kincardine
Blairadam Hinterland 8 miles 300m Kelty
Blairadam Forest and Park 8 miles 350m Kelty
Pitmedden Forest North 8 miles 380m Abernethy
Balgownie and Devilla 8.2 miles 130m Culross


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