Unofficial Cycle Routes - Mollinsburn to Coatbridge and Drumpellier

Website by Andy Preece

This route starts in Mollinsburn and heads south through Glenboig to Coatbridge and Drumpellier Country Park. See also the unofficial cycle route from Coatbridge to Strathblane route which intersects this route.

Map of route

Direction Route Name Comment
Start Cumbernauld Cumbernauld Road in Mollinsburn
Head East Cumbernauld Cumbernauld Road towards Cumbernauld
Fork Right ↗ Airdrie Road at left bend in main road
1st Right → Mollinsburn Road then right and left at right-angled corners in Annathill
Fork Right ↗ Mollinsburn Road in South Medrox
1st Right → New Road immediately after level crossing
Turn Right → B804 Main Street, Glenboig at traffic signals at end of road
↑ Straight Ahead B804 Main Street, Glenboig at mini-roundabout at War Memorial
← 1st Left Carrick View unsigned road just before Inchneuk Path on right
Fork Right ↗ rough path at boulders
↑ Straight Ahead rough track after passing under railway bridge
↑ Straight Ahead Gartgill Road next to level crossing
↑ Straight Ahead Wilton Street where Gartgill Road turns left
← Turn Left Lomond Road at end of road next to tower block
[OPTION] ↑ Straight Ahead Blair Road at roundabout, to get to Coatbridge
← 5th Left King Street just before canal bridge
↑ Straight Ahead West Canal Street to Coatbridge town centre
[MAIN ROUTE] 2nd Right → Deveron Street to get to Drumpellier Country Park
← 1st Left Lomond Road follow access road in front of houses
↑ Straight Ahead Doune Terrace continue round bend past roundabout
← 1st Left Mosspark Road cross Townhead Road and into road opposite
Fork Right ↗ unnamed road past sports pitches and associated buildings
↑ Straight Ahead unnamed path continue past pitches
Turn Right → road within Drumpellier Country Park at end of path next to railway bridge
↑ Straight Ahead road within Drumpellier Country Park at gate across road
← Turn Left Visitors' Centre car park before exit to Townhead Road
Finish Drumpellier Country Park at Visitors' Centre

From Coatbridge, there is an unofficial cycle route to Strathclyde Park, via Calderbank, while from Drumpellier Country Park, there is an unofficial cycle route into Glasgow, via Easterhouse.

Website by Andy Preece