Route 5: Williamwood and Mearns Castle schools
A local trip with short off road section.
Glasgow direction from the Cross. Right down Holehouse Rd and across the ford [impassable in wet weather]. Bear left at the first junction, then left at the T junction down to Waterfoot. Right along Eaglesham Rd until just before Williamwood school. Left up Low Flender Rd. Left at top of road then R after 100yds along track with hedge on left [can be rough / muddy]. The same point can be reached by turning up Flenders Rd rather than continuing to the school. This track leads to new housing. Right here along pathway and left at first opportunity into Gleneagles Dr. Left at T-junction into Broom Rd and up past Mearns Castle school. Then first left into unsigned road which becomes a track leading to Humbie Rd and back to Eaglesham.