Unofficial Cycle Routes - Hillfoot & Milngavie to Strathblane

Website by Andy Preece

This route starts on the East Dunbartonshire Council Bears Way cycle route then heads north from Milngavie, up through Mugdock Village and then down into Strathblane. To get to Milngavie from the south follow the unofficial cycle routes from the Renfrew Ferry or Anniesland. This route is hilly!

Map of route

Direction Route Name Comment
Start Bears WayA81 Milngavie Road in Hillfoot
Head North Bears WayA81 Milngavie Road towards Milngavie on cycle route
↖ Fork Left Bears WayB8030 Main Street at Burnbrae Roundabout
↑ Straight Ahead B8030 Woodburn Way where cycle lanes end
← 1st Left Ellangowan Road at traffic signals
↑ Straight Ahead Mugdock Road at roundabout
Fork Right ↗ Mugdock Road at hair-pin bend
↖ Fork Left Mugdock Road at triangular junction in Mugdock village
2nd Right → Old Mugdock Road at edge of Mugdock village
Turn Right → Dumbrock Road at end of road
← Turn Left A81 Glasgow Road at end of road
2nd Right → A891 Strathblane Road at mini-roundabout
Turn Right → 755 Strathkelvin Railway Path after church
Finish 755 Strathkelvin Railway Path in Strathblane

Go straight on at the A81 mini-roundabout for Blanefield or turn right as above along the A891 for the Strathkelvin Railway Path and unofficial cycle route to Lennoxtown, Kirkintilloch and Coatbridge. The ramp leading to the path is on the right a short distance after the main road junction.

Website by Andy Preece