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Linlithgow Group

We are the Linlithgow Ramblers. We open the way for everyone in our local community to enjoy the pleasures of walking.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

Ben Tirran is the highest point on the plateau between Glen Esk and Glen Clova. The approach is initially along a path leading above the corrie enclosing Loch Wharrel, then across pathless slopes to the summit. The return route traverses peaty ground to complete a circuit of Loch Wharrel.

Saturday, 16 March 2024
Meeting time:
7:30 am
Start time:
9:30 am
Estimated finish time:
2:30 pm
Difficulty:
Strenuous
Distance:
14km / 8.7mi
Ascent:
752m / 2467ft
Type:
circular

Local Walk Grade: A

OS Sheet: 53

Meeting point

Grid reference:
NS 99400 77001
Nearest postcode:
EH49 7AW
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Meeting time:
7:30 am

West Port car park.

Starting point

Grid reference:
NO 36199 71001
Nearest postcode:
DD8 4QR
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Start time:
9:30 am

There is a large area that looks suitable for a few cars at Wheen (NO362710) in Glen Clova.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking