Slow Ways linking Dumbarton and Alexandria, Helensburgh, Old Kilpatrick
Progress towards triple-checked route options for Dumbarton’s three Slow Ways: 50%
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|Slow Way||Route||To do|
||Review me||Distance 7km/4mi||Ascent 53m||Descent 48m|
||Review me||Distance 8km/5mi||Ascent 72m||Descent 78m|
||Double check||Distance 13km/8mi||Ascent 112m||Descent 112m|
50% of Dumbarton’s routes are drawn, reviewed, surveyed and/or verified
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28km out of 28km have been walked and reviewed
28km of reviews have been shared in Dumbarton
It is a very popular route which follows the NCN7 Cycle Path for most of its distance....
The route is very straightforward, following as it does a national cycle route, and I have walked and cycled it several times before....
This is the shortest, flattest route between the two towns but is a really unpleasant walk at times along a busy A road which is mainly 60MPH....
Slow Ways added Aledum one, a new walk from Alexandria to DumbartonWalk this route
Slow Ways added Dumold one, a new walk from Dumbarton to Old KilpatrickWalk this route
Slow Ways added Heldum one, a new walk from Helensburgh to DumbartonWalk this route
Dumbarton’s Slow Ways starting point
Lat / Lon
55.94635° / -4.56834°
Easting / Northing
239,709E / 675,570N
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