Glen Finlas Horseshoe (Photo 1197)
Circuit of the hills above Glen Finlas reservoir.
Moderate ascents/descents on open, rough, grassy slopes with faint hill paths on higher ground. Short distance on tarmac roads. Shantron Muir towards Balcnock can be wet and some peat hags to negotiate on Creachan Hill.
Distance: 16 km,
duration 7 hrs, total ascent 790 m to max. ht. 693 m.
Lay-by on south side of A817 close to junction with A82.
Distance / time from Helensburgh: 6 miles / 15 mins
OS Map Landranger 56 / Explorer 347 / OL38, Grid ref: NS 352882.
9:00 HRS DEPARTURE
FROM HELENSBURGH PIER