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Moorbrock Hill


Walk No: Glenkens 22

Start: Craigengillan. GR NX 637948.

Finish: Craigengillan. GR NX 637948.


Notes: The site of Mineral prospecting in the 1980’s.


• Distance: 5 miles


• Height Gain:
• Approx. Time: 3hours


• Relevant Map:
Difficulty: Moderate

• Terrain: Track
• Toilets: None available.

• Refreshments: None available.

Route Description
1. Cars can be parked at the side of the track by Craigengillan. Follow the track uphill through forest. Cross over the old bridge and pass around Moorbrock Farm, fording the burn.

2. Take L following upward track which curves around Green Hill. Ignore junction to L, continue up eroded track to flat elongated summit of Moorbrock.

3. Descend track for a short distance before striking L down hillside to meet upward track at acute bend by Poltie Burn. Retrace steps to start point.