West Kilbride and Seamill
shore

Map landranger 63

Location
West Kilbride is 8km north of Ardrossan
and 11km south of Largs. Parking is
very convenient at the railway station.
Trains run every hour and are therefore
a good choice of transport.
Distance
7 km easy walking

Description
From the railway station car park take the left
exit (south) onto Main Street, after 50m go left
through the ironwork arch into the Park and
continue south 150m over a burn into a field on
the left of a playing field.
Walk on 50m and go right after the pavilion and
in another 50m re-cross the burn by the bridge.
Go left on the track through the park about
500m where the track rises onto a tarmac road
beside the Youth with a mission buildings.
Walk downhill and at the A78 cross and go left
50m past the old seamill with its dilapidated mill
and pond.
At the end of the wall beside the seamill go right and down onto the beach, turn right (north)
along the beach to the end of the golf course at Ardneil bay and return up Portencross road
(B7048),cross the A78 at a crossroads where you will go uphill 300m into West Kilbride.
Go straight on until you come to the small roundabout where Portencross road meets
Hunterston road and go right, on St Brides road signposted Dalry , back down hill to the
station.
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