Muirsheil Country Park - Windy Hill and Mine Track


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By euant on 29/07/19 at 10:44pm

Hills walked:
Windy Hill (Tump)
Date started:04/04/2019
Distance:13.9 km or 8.7 miles
Ascent:346m or 1135ft
Descent:345m or 1132ft
Start OSGB:NS317629
Time taken:2:40
Naismith:3:21

Another one from my trip back in April to Langbank.

Mostly just a wander around the Muirsheil Country Park and up to the top of Windy Hill to see if it lived up to its name (it did), but then I extended it to follow the mine track since I had nothing else planned for the day.

Very obvious paths since the country park is aimed at everybody, was very quiet though - likely due to the time of the year I was there.

The usual Scottish undecided weather kicked in, with the day starting out sunny and clear and ending with hail stones...




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