15.9 miles
Distance
455 ft
Climb
-452 ft
Descent
278 ft
High Point

Follow National Cycle route 1 along the North Sea coast on this splendid cycle ride which has wonderful views of Lunan Bay and Montrose Basin.
Also on the route is the Red Castle of Lunan and the striking Dunninald Castle as well as some super coastal scenery. Much of the route is on road save for a short traffic free section along Montrose Basin just before the end of the route.

Detailed Description
Arbroath to Montrose is a 16 mile less popular intermediate route located near carnoustie. This hike primary route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route climbs 455 ft with a max elevation of 278 ft then descends -452 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Hike
  • Other Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • eBike Allowed
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Arbroath to Montrose mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    4 ft
  • Altitude min
    13 ft
  • Altitude start
    15 ft
  • Altitude end
    20 ft
  • Grade max
    -4.7%
  • Grade min
    3.8%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    9 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,461 ft
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