Peter J Gordon

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Tinto Hill Circular

A circular hike from Fallburn to summit via Totherin Hill, returning via Lochlyoch Hill and reservoir.

Terrain:      Good wide path on the ascent. Descent down open grassy hillside then onto tarmac.

Distance: 17 km,     duration 5 hrs, total ascent 562 m to max. ht. 711 m.

Start point:      Car park for Tinto is just off the A73 south of Lanark, at Fallburn.

Distance / time from Helensburgh: 67 miles / 1 hr 20 mins

OS Map Landranger 72 / Explorer 335, Grid ref: NS 965376.

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