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Pentland Way

32 km / 20 miles

Edinburgh, Midlothian, Borders, S Lanarkshire
The Pentland Way is a route south of Edinburgh from South Lanarkshire towards the city. It runs from Dunsyre to Swanston and visits Medwynbank, West Linton, Carlops, Font Stone, Cap Law, West Kip, East Kip, Scald Law, Carnethy Hill, White Craig Heads before descending to the Glencorse Reservoir. The Way then acends Allermuir Hill before dropping down to Swanston and the finish.


Details:

Path Type
Other Paths
Attributes
Other Paths; Very Challenging; Moorland
Start
NT074481 - Dunsyre, S Lanarkshire
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Finish
NT239674 - Swanston, Edinburgh
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Open Date
2017
Web Sites

Publications, Badges and Certificates:

Book
The Pentland Way - A Walk With History (Friends of the Pentlands - 2016)

Maps:

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Contains Ordnance Survey data © Crown copyright and database right 2016.
© OpenStreetMap contributors under Open Database Licence.
Rights of way data from selected Local Authorities.
Large scale digital mapping is provided by John Thorn.
At high zoom levels the route is indicative only.
Purchase Ordnance Survey Maps:
OS Landranger
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OS Explorer
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OS Explorer Active
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Downloads:

GPS Exchange Format Route File
Pentland Way GPX Exchange Format Route File
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MemoryMap Route file
Pentland Way Memory Map Route File
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Tracklogs Route file
Pentland Way Tracklogs Route File
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Route Profile:

31.6 Km (19.6 miles)
1,106 m (3,629 ft) ascent
556 m (1,824 ft)  maximum height