Easy Mile Routes:
Canal Short / Botanics – 3.4 Miles *Summer Only
Canal – 5 Miles *Summer Only
Canal Long – 7.4 Miles *Summer Only
Mark’s Route – 5.8 Miles *Summer Only
Long Runs – Not part of usual training!:
Southside 9 Parks – 13.25 Miles – Massive loop of the Southside passing through some parks, some of which are really nice and some of which barely pass as a “park”: Festival, Bellahouston, Pollok, Maxwell, Queens, Cathkin, Richmond, Glasgow Green and Kelvingrove.
Bearsden & Milngavie – 13.35 Miles – Follows Great Western Rd, Cleveden Rd (down the hill), Switchback Rd out towards Bearsden Cross; continues through Bearsden before cutting over to Milngavie on a back road; return via Milngavie Rd and Maryhill Rd.
Pollok Park via Clyde Tunnel – 12.8 Miles – Clyde Tunnel South to Govan; traverse of Bellahouston Park; large loop of Pollok Park; cycle path up to Paisley Road; back to West End via the Clyde Arc and Kelvingrove Park.
Clydebank Loop – 13.5 Miles – Canal to Clydebank; return via railway path.
East End Loop – 14.25 Miles – Follows Clyde path from West End to behind the Emirates; cuts up through Parkhead / Carntyne to Edinburgh Road; returns towards city centre on Edinburgh Road / Alexandra Parade; Traverse of Sighthill Park to meet Canal at Speirs Wharf; leaves canal at Firhill to return to West End.