AIRDRIE - BATHGATE CYCLEWAY

LOCATION

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Airdrie-Bathgate cycleway.
OS SHEETS 64 & 65.

DISTANCE

24km. There is a possibility of extending the route in both directions towards Edinburgh and Glasgow.

SURFACE/DESIGNATION

Tarmac cycle track with a good surface.

SAFETY DETAILS

Occasional small cattle grids.

FACILITIES

The route passes close to small towns, where facilities may be found.

OTHER DETAILS

The route is suitable for instruction, the access is good and the scenery is very pleasant. The route starts at Drumgelloch Railway station, Airdrie and ends near Bathgate Railway Station. National Cycle Network route number 75. A map of the route can be viewed at http://www.northlan.gov.uk/living+here/roads+and+transport/smartways/smartways+main+map+04.pdf

Peter Easson,