Scottish National Trail: West Linton to Balerno

Pass through fields and the tiny village of Carlops, then ascend a grassy glen with groves of pine into heather moorland of the Pentland Hills, and down the other side into boggy farmland.

Also in Edinburgh, United KingdomMidlothian, United Kingdom

Hiking Moderate

Distance
20 km
Ascent
315 m
Descent
390 m
Duration
4-5 hrs
Low Point
158 m
High Point
405 m
Gradient
Scottish National Trail: West Linton to Balerno Map

Difficulty

Moderate

Hiking along trails with some uneven terrain and small hills. Small rocks and roots may be present.