• Discover
  • Route planner
  • Features

Dan Hobson planned this outdoor adventure with komoot!

Discover your own fun with the #1 outdoor app.

Dan Hobson

Stage 6: Bo’ness to Edinburgh – John Muir Way

Stage 6: Bo’ness to Edinburgh – John Muir Way

18.5 mi
2.4 mph
900 ft
575 ft
Expert Hiking Tour. Very good fitness required. Mostly accessible paths. Sure-footedness required.

Better plan each individual stage of your adventure with the multi-day planner — available as a part of komoot Premium.

Learn More
komoot premium logo

Tour Overview

Starting Point
4.26 mi

Blackness Castle

Hiking Highlight

6.63 mi

Abercorn Church

Hiking Highlight

10.7 mi

Forth Bridge

Hiking Highlight

18.5 mi



Tour Profile

  • Elevation
  • Waytypes & Surfaces


Mountain Hiking Path: 0.29 mi
Hiking Path: 1.92 mi
Path: 2.98 mi
Footpath: 6.79 mi
Street: 4.87 mi
Road: 1.66 mi


Natural: 1.40 mi
Unpaved: 3.93 mi
Gravel: 2.55 mi
Paved: 1.02 mi
Asphalt: 7.54 mi
Unknown: 2.07 mi

Weather Forecast


Dan Hobson planned a hike.

September 26, 2022


  • Dan Hobson

    This stage takes you along the Firth of Forth to Scotland’s capital city, Edinburgh.


    From Bo’ness you pick up the trail along the Forth and follow the banks of the ever-widening estuary for the majority of the stage.


    Along the way you pass Blackness Castle, an impressive 15th-century fortress, and Abercorn

    September 27, 2022

You Might Also Like

Gravel trails of the coast and Cairngorms — The Central Belter

Mountain Biking Collection by Katherine Moore

A coast-to-coast across the heartland of Scotland — John Muir Way

Hiking Collection by Dan Hobson

7 day hikes in the lush landscapes of Scotland

Hiking Collection by komoot

Spectacular rides in Scotland and Northern England – e-bike trials by Halfords

Bike Touring Collection by Halfords UK

The John Muir Way — A conservationist's Scottish coast to coast

Hiking Collection by Bryony Carter :Hike_This_Way

Explore castles, coast, heritage, and nature — Fife Coastal Path

Hiking Collection by Kit P

21 family-friendly bike rides in the UK

Bike Touring Collection by Cycling UK

#107TDF: 107 miles a day during the 107th Tour de France

Road Cycling Collection by ChrisHallRides

No trails like home — Stirling MTB Rides

Mountain Biking Collection by Scotty Laughland

Across Scotland by canal and coastline — Cycling the John Muir Way

Bike Touring Collection by Katherine Moore

Hiking around Falkirk

Hiking Collection by komoot

Running Trails in Scotland

Running Collection by komoot