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Stage 3: Strathblane to Kilsyth – John Muir Way

Stage 3: Strathblane to Kilsyth – John Muir Way

12.9 mi
2.4 mph
550 ft
550 ft
Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Easily-accessible paths. Suitable for all skill levels.


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Includes a movable bridge

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Tour Overview

Starting Point
11.9 mi

Bar Hill Roman Fort

Hiking Highlight

12.1 mi

Castle Hill

Hiking Highlight

12.9 mi



Tour Profile

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  • Waytypes & Surfaces


Hiking Path: 1.57 mi
Path: < 109 yd
Footpath: 10.8 mi
Street: 152 yd
Road: 407 yd
State Road: 356 yd


Natural: 0.49 mi
Unpaved: 0.99 mi
Gravel: 170 yd
Paved: 2.05 mi
Asphalt: 9.23 mi
Unknown: < 109 yd

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Dan Hobson planned a hike.

September 26, 2022


  • Dan Hobson

    Signs of the Roman Empire are everywhere along the John Muir Way and this stage is your first introduction to that rich history.


    From Strathblane, it’s level, easy-going walking to begin. You pass Dunglass and continue east where, after a few miles, you have the option to make a detour to see the eerie

    September 27, 2022

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