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Halfmark to Blackcraig Hill


Walk No: Glenkens 36

Start: Minor Road/Forest track junction leading to Halfmark. GR NX 725811.

Finish: Minor Road/Forest track junction leading to Halfmark. GR NX 725811.


Notes: A short hillwalk offering fine views across the Glenkens. The length of this walk can easily be increased by traversing the whole ridge to Fell Hill. See Glenkens 37.


• Distance: 2 miles


• Height Gain:
• Approx. Time: 1.5hours


• Relevant Map:
Difficulty: Moderate

• Terrain: Forest track and open hillside.
• Toilets: None available.

• Refreshments: None available.

Route Description
1. Take the forest road signed Halfmark Farm. Pass through gate to R of house and on to open rough hillside. Ascend to top of ridge at Halfmark Hill.

2. Turn L and follow ridge to Blackcraig Hill.

3. Retrace steps.