The Nature Track is one of those walks you can whiz around in an hour, or alternatively explore for half the day. Heathland views, hidden pools and fern-lined creeks make for many lovely diversions along the way.
Time: 1 hour 45 minutes
Distance: 3.1 kilometre circuit
Ascent/Descent: 210m descent, 210m ascent
Weather: Suitable for all conditions
Closest public transport: Local bus 685 runs along Fletcher St and Valley Road, 200 metres from the Conservation Hut.
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Points of interest: Asmodeus Pool, birdwatching, Conservation Hut, Edinburgh Castle Rock, Empress Falls, Empress Lookout, Flora Baths, Grand Cliff Top Track, Lillians Glen, Nature Track, Queen Victoria Lookout, Valley of the Waters canyon