Rosslyn Chapel and Glen Walk

Walking Route

Rosslyn Chapel and Glen Walk


A pleasant walk from Rosslyn Chapel and around Roslin Glen taking in the remains of the Gunpowder Mills and Rosslyn Castle.

Please allow at least 25 minutes to complete it, excluding the time taken to enjoy the destinations along the way.

1.5mi / 2km
Total climb:
164ft / 50m
Total descent:
262ft / 80m
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What you'll see

Rosslyn Chapel - Roslin

Visitor Attractions

Rosslyn Chapel was founded in 1446 but more recently it came to worldwide prominence through featuring in The da Vinci Code!

Rosslyn Castle - Roslin

Ancient, Bridges, Castles & Stately Homes, Ruins

Built by the St Clair family in 1304 after the Battle of Roslin.

Roslin Glen Country Park - Roslin

Parks & Gardens

Roslin Glen Country Park, a place with a rich industrial and cultural heritage. Explore the natural Esk Valley on a number of walks spotting wildlife

Roslin Gunpowder Mill - Roslin

History & Heritage

Here you can see the remains of the Roslin Glen Gunpowder Mills