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A Pentlands Walk on Sunday (9 Mile Burn to Flotterstone Inn/Pub)

Hosted by the Consul of the Edinburgh City Trotters Group
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Took place 2 months ago
Sun 20 Aug 10:10 - 17:00

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This is a semi challenging, linear walk involving 6 tops, namely, West Kip, East Kip, South Black Hill, Scald Law, Carnethy and Turnhouse. Parts of the walk are steep and the paths may be stoney, eroded and boggy. Walking boots, waterproofs, appropriate clothing, food and drinks are essential.

Public transport is recommended for this walk. Catch the Stagecoach Protected content Protected content .

Stagecoach 101/102
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The Walk:
Distance : 7 miles
Ascent Protected content 578m
Time Protected content 3 hours plus breaks

We start at Protected content , heading up Monks' Rig, past the Fontstane and on to the foot of West Kip. From there we do the 6 Tops then descend to Flotterstone. There should be time to have a cheeky pint and/or food at the Flotterstone Inn before catching the bus back into town.

The Flotterstone Inn
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Dogs are welcome but must be under control at all times and on a short lead if there is livestock around.

To the hills, we are going... :)

Please Note: Walkers are responsible for their own safety, and no member or organiser from the group can be held responsible in case of any mishap. By signing up for this walk you are understood to have agreed to these terms.