Cycling East Renfrewshire

Cycling and Sustainable Transport in East Ren


Route 13: Waterside and back through Whitelee

Head up Montgomery St and over the Moor road to the A77. Alternatively start from Windfarm visitor centre [option b]. Left on to the cycle lane and take the A719 [Galston]. After the rise coming out of Waterside take road to left opposite Hareshaw farm and continue approx 2.5 miles. Then..

[a] back to Eaglesham. Bear right past deserted white farm house [Craigends] and into windfarm. Left at crossroads. Follow this road, bearing left after 159, to join spine road immediately after 148. [Alternative left after 183 to visitor centre]. Right and approx 3 miles along Spine Rd up to Corse Hill at 104, then after 1/4 mile left into Myers Rd and take downhill track to right opposite road to 103. This is slightly rough in parts. Right fork half way down and on to Carrot, then road back to Eaglesham.

[b] back to visitor centre. Straight on at this junction past Croilburn – another deserted farm house – and into windfarm passing 196. Left at next T-junction and follow exit signs to Spine Road. Left at Spine Rd and back to visitor centre.