Moray Coast Trail (MCT)

United Kingdom United Kingdom

Worth knowing

The Moray Coast Trail runs for a length of 76 kilometers through United Kingdom.

The difficulty of the trail is rated as easy and it usually takes 4 days to walk the Moray Coast Trail.
Of course, how long it really takes for the trail depends on the experience and fitness of the hikers.

The drinking water supply is on the way no problem, since there are numerous possibilities to fill up the water supplies.
This can be done, for example, at streams, springs, but also at wells or public facilities. However, the water may have to be filtered before drinking!

On the trail food supply is less of an issue. As a rule, you can either buy groceries every day or eat in a hut or restaurant.
Nevertheless, it is important to carry an appropriate supply with you.

You can stay overnight in a tent/tarp, in guesthouses/hotels along the way, in homestays and on campsites.

Wild camping is allowed As always, leave behind no traces . Rubbish has to be taken away and nature has to be respected and protected!

Campfires are currently prohibited. However, this can change at any time.
Therefore, please be sure to pay attention to public notices and a possible risk of forest fires..
In addition, new fireplaces should never be built, but existing ones should be used.

Facts about Moray Coast Trail

76 km
Elevation gain
400 m
Elevation loss
400 m
Highest Point
50 m
Lowest Point
0 m
Round Trip?
Walk in both directions?
76 km
400 m
400 m
50 m
0 m
You have the following accommodation options on the Moray Coast Trail
  • in a tent/tarp
  • in guesthouses/hotels along the way
  • in homestays
  • on campsites
Solitude on the Moray Coast Trail
Moderate contact with other people and only occasionally with settlements

The best time to hike the Moray Coast Trail is:


Arrival to the Moray Coast Trail

You will arrive via Inverness Airport.

You can get to Starting point via Zug. Duration approx. 1 hours.

Departure from the Moray Coast Trail

Departure is via Inverness Airport.

You can get to the airport per Bus / Zug. Takes about 4 hours.

Map and elevation profile of the Moray Coast Trail

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