Mountain bike route Clatteringshaws and Old Edinburgh Road
Old Edinburgh Road
Route in brief
18km, 150m climb and descent or
27km, 200m climb and descent with a tea room on route
Start at the west side of Clatteringshaws GR 535752.
Go over the stile onto the forest track and follow this for 3km.
The next section descends toward Black Loch and is rough but great fun.
Just before Black Loch cross Tonderghie Burn and climb the overgrown track up to the forest
Go right on the forest track over Poultrybuie Hill and Munwhal, then the fast descent to the
If you prefer the short route then return to the start by the minor road.
The longer route goes north past Craigencallie house and crosses the Black water of Dee after 2
Follow the forest road on the north side of Clatteringshaws to the main A712.
Return by the main road stopping for refreshments at the tea room and museum.