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Eastwood Group

We are the Eastwood 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

First walk of the New Year!!! Circular walk around Balgray, down past the other reservoirs and through the woods to Darnley Mill and back. The walk will be followed by an optional meal at The Castle, the Beefeater restaurant on South Greenlaw Way.

Saturday, 6 January 2024
Meeting time:
9:30 am
Start time:
10:00 am
Estimated finish time:
2:00 pm
Difficulty:
Moderate
Distance:
10.5km / 6.5mi
Ascent:
121.9m / 400ft
Type:
circular

Some of the paths may be slippery and muddy, especially after rain.

Features

  • Refreshments available (Pub/cafe)
  • Toilets available
  • Car parking available
  • Car sharing available

Meeting point

Grid reference:
NS 57331 57622
Nearest postcode:
G76 8NE
what3words:
golf.tracks.pets
Meeting time:
9:30 am

Clarkston Halls car park

Starting point

Grid reference:
NS 50725 57282
Nearest postcode:
G78 2SB
what3words:
awake.fails.trade
Start time:
10:00 am

Start point will be the car park on Balgraystone Road, off Springfield Road, Barrhead.

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