walkhighlands

Pentland Skyline

Date walked: 05/01/2013

Time taken: 8 hours

Distance: 26.5km

Ascent: 1896m

I have been using this site for inspiration for some time now and thought that I might give something back.

I like a challenge and on many of my visits to the Pentlands I wondered about a route such as this.
I then discovered that it existed as a race route used by the Carnethy Hill Runners.So all the hard route planning was already done. (They must be mad tho' :shock: ) Apologies if its been added previously but I couldn't find it if it has.

If you like a challenge and are looking for a full hill day close to Edinburgh then this might do it for you.
Sorry there's no photots but I think the map and the profile will say it all.

Enjoy!


Skyline.gpx Open full screen  NB: Walkhighlands is not responsible for the accuracy of gpx files in users posts


Click to mark this as a great report. Register or Login
free to be able to rate and comment on reports (as well as access 1:25000 mapping).

Comments: 1


altay


Location: Embra
Activity: Mountaineer
Place: Home

Munros: 32
Grahams: 1



Filter reports


Statistics

2013

Trips: 1
Distance: 26.5 km
Ascent: 1896m


Joined: Oct 12, 2012
Last visited: Sep 27, 2021
Total posts: 12 | Search posts