SAMPLE WALKS

 

callendar house circular

 
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 Roe Deer Doe  Union Canal June 18

Roe Deer Doe

Union Canal June 18

 
 
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More walking, less talking

A good walk, this walk includes Callendar House and policies, supposed site of 1298 Battle of Falkirk, Union Canal and the Tunnel

8.0 km. 3-3.5 hours. Height gain over route: 100 m.

 

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Off the plane and onto the boat: Kiwis on tour. On the Union Canal, heading to Edinburgh after leaving the tunnel

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Entering the tunnel at Falkirk High Station

ROUGH CASTLE FORT THE ROMAN FRONTIER - A SHORT WALK

 Rough Castle site  A short walk to the remains of the Roman Fort of Rough Castle. Places the Antonine Wall in the overall context of the Romans in Scotland.  3.4 km 1.75/2.5 with tunnel/lock extension. Height gain over route: 52 m

Rough Castle site

A short walk to the remains of the Roman Fort of Rough Castle. Places the Antonine Wall in the overall context of the Romans in Scotland.

3.4 km 1.75/2.5 with tunnel/lock extension. Height gain over route: 52 m

 Looking West from Rough Castle

Looking West from Rough Castle

 

Scots, wha hae wi' Wallace bled,

Scots, wham Bruce has aften led; 

Welcome to your gory bed, 

         Or to victory! 

 

Now's the day, and now's the hour; 

See the front o' battle lour; 

See approach proud Edward's power— 

         Chains and slavery! 

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Heron, Union Canal June 18

 
 
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