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Dalry to Waterside Hill

Walk No: Glenkens 1

Start: Dalry information shelter

Finish: Dalry information shelter

Nearest Town: St Johns Town of Dalry

• Distance: 4 miles

• Height Gain: 150 feet

• Approx. Time: 2hours

• Relevant Map:
Difficulty: Moderate

• Terrain: Field and hill paths. Minor road.
• Toilets: Situated beside the Town Hall

• Refreshments: Village shops and hotels.
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Route Description
l_glenkens_walks_waterside.jpg1. Take the track beside the Town Hall and cross the footbridge, then walk upstream beside the river to the road. Cross over and follow the SUW waymarkers to the summit of Waterside Hill.

2. Continue downhill into the Garroch Glen to the road, turn L.

3. Pass the power station and at the next junction turn L. Shortly after passing Waterside Farm a track leads off R towards the river bridge and Dalry.