Day Trip to Tinto Hill
on Sunday 11 February 2024

Map required is LandRanger 72 Upper Clyde Valley Biggar & Lanark,
but you can download and print a useful map section below ....

This is now a past outing .. like to read about it?

The meeting point for this February day walk is the large car park near Fallburn which is just off the A73 near Thankerton at 10am ...

Satnavs:   ML12 6PD
Maps:       GR NS 9646 3746
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The basic walk is to ascend by the well-worn 'tourist path' to the large summit cairn and return by the same route.
Distance .. 7km/4.25mls
Ascent .. 486m
Time .. 2 – 2.5hrs

The walk could be extended by descending west then north past the reservoirs at Lochlyoch and then walk along the minor road back to the car park.
Distance ..  10.2km/6.4mls
Ascent .. 486m
Time .. 3 – 3.5hrs

If you have any other thoughts on possible routes on the hill then let me know.

After the walk we should have time to visit the Tinto Hill Tearoom for a refreshment before heading for home.

Download a map of the area?

If you would like to join the club on this outing, please reply by Friday 9 February. Please let me know what your travel plans are so that I can coordinate car sharing.

Willie Robison, Tinto Organiser

m:  07947 350531

e:  wrobison@callnetuk.com

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