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Ladywell Way

60 km / 37 miles

Edinburgh, Falkirk, N Lanarkshire, W Lothian
This great pilgrimage way starts with quiet roads leading from Motherwell town centre and the Roman Catholic cathedral and then out into the countryside onto bleak moorland paths, river tracks, and canals footpaths. Historic gems like William Wallace’s cave, Abercorn church and Hopetoun House along the way. Don’t miss the famous Ladywell and Carfin in Motherwell.


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NS754570 - Motherwell, N Lanarkshire
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NT124785 - Forth Road Bridge, Edinburgh
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58.0 Km (36.0 miles)
719 m (2,359 ft) ascent
268 m (879 ft)  maximum height