Isle of May, Anstruther, Fife.
Kilgour and Arraty Craigs, Falkland, Fife
Tentsmuir Forest, Leuchars, Fife.
Balcarres Estate, Colinsburgh, Fife
Carden Den, Cardenden, Fife
Pittenweem to Elie, Fife
Heatherhall Wood, Ladybank, Fife.
During the two world wars, the batteries of the Forth Coastal Defences were established to protect shipping on what was a strategically important yet potentially vulnerable estuary.
When aeronautical pioneer Vincenzo Lunardi took off amid much fanfare from Edinburgh in his hot air balloon on what was to become Scotland’s first notable flight he probably had little idea where he would end up.
Long distance trails are a great way to explore the landscape. Equally, they offer useful links between communities, links that can either be walked on their own or incorporated into other outings.