Local Area

Located deep in the atmospheric and unspoilt Angus Glens there are superb walking routes through the beautiful moorland, and due to your location, you’ll be able to lace up your hiking boots and head straight out of the front door.

Find us

We are four miles north of the town of Kirriemuir. The lodge and cottage are accessible via minor roads (all tarmac) easily drivable in a normal vehicle. Detailed directions will be given at the time of booking.

Hill walking & nature

The scenic Cairngorms National Park is just a few miles away and offers a range of activities to keep everyone entertained, whether that’s hiking, mountain biking, climbing or horse riding. If you’re visiting in the winter, take a 29-mile drive to Scotland’s largest ski and snowboard area, Glenshee, which caters for beginners and more experienced skiers. At any time of the year though, the chair lift is still a superb way to take in the scenery and is certain to appeal to everyone.

Things to do nearby

For something to keep the whole family entertained, a 9-mile drive will take you to Glamis Castle, which offers six centuries of history to discover. Take time to explore the garden and grounds, while the little ones enjoy the playground and picnic area.

The bustling city of Dundee is 24 miles away and has something to satisfy everyone. Discover some delicious places to eat, take a wander along the waterfront, or make a splash at the popular leisure pool. It’s also home to the V&A Museum, the first ever dedicated design museum in Scotland, and the only V&A museum anywhere in the world outside London.

  • Kirriemuir town centre

    4 miles away

    Kirriemuir is a the closest town to Pearsie Lodge & Cottage. The town has a range of shops, cafes and a even a few small museums!

  • Glamis Castle

    10 miles away

    A stunning castle with 1000 years of history, the setting for Shakespeare’s Macbeth and a great day out for all ages.

  • Angus coastline

    29 miles away

    Angus has a chain of coastal communities each with a selection of clean sandy beaches (Lunan Bay pictured).

  • Carnoustie golf links

    25 miles away

    Carnoustie hosts the British Open and in addition to the Championship course has two other challenging courses.

  • V&A Dundee

    24 miles away

    Located in a stunning futuristic building, the V&A Dundee is the first ever dedicated design museum in Scotland and the only V&A museum anywhere in the world outside London.

  • Caledonian railway (Brechin)

    18 miles away

    Heritage steam and diesel hauled trains along the 4 mile branch line between the town of Brechin and the countryside stop of Bridge of Dun.