Castlemilk to Rutherglen

Route: Recreational | Added by: Glasgow Running Routes | Date: 21 October, 2018 | 1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars


Castlemilk To Rutherglen Loop-7-mile

Terrain: Road | Distance (m): 6.8 | Distance (km): 11 | Route Ascent (ft): 544

Route description

This near 7 mile route was submitted by twitter follower @hinton_anton and follows a straightforward loop from Castlemilk to Rutherglen.

Start at Castlemilk High School and head out to and along Ardencraig Road to Carmunnock Road. It’s then over 2 miles along Carmunnock and Aikenhead Road as you run past King’s Park and Toryglen Football Centre. You then take a right with a mile on Prospecthill Road before a right onto Mill Street starts you heading back. Then follow Croftfoot Road and Castlemilk Drive to finish back at the High School.

The first half is a gentle downhill and has a gradual uphill for the last mile or so.

Elevation profile

Elevation profile Castlemilk To Rutherglen Loop

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