2.8 miles
Distance
67 ft
Climb
-88 ft
Descent
00:14:55
Avg time

Towpath Details

  • Activities
    • Hike
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Paved Path
  • Bike Type
    XC, Fat, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #139785 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #59991 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in E-Biking
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Towpath is a 5 km popular green paved path family friendly trail located near Falkirk. This hike primary trail can be used both directions and has a easy overall physical rating with a 20 m green climb. On average it takes 14 minutes to complete this trail.

More Stats for Towpath hike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -21 ft
  • Altitude min
    226 ft
  • Altitude max
    273 ft
  • Altitude start
    247 ft
  • Altitude end
    226 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -24%
  • Grade min
    7.7%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    2,392 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:55
  • Avg reverse time
    00:23:13
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on Jul 18, 2023
Ideal
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      Towpath Trail Reports

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      Jul 18, 2023 @ 11:37am
      Jul 18, 2023
      reporter
      Jun 16, 2022 @ 8:51am
      Jun 16, 2022
      May 9, 2021 @ 3:05am
      May 9, 2021
      The damaged section has been repaired and the towpath is open again.
      Mar 21, 2021 @ 11:20am
      Mar 21, 2021
      Closed near muiravonside church
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 36 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 43 rides
      • 37 miles avg distance
      All
      • 257 rides
      • Last: Jul 16, 2024

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      Jun 16, 2022 @ 8:51am
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      May 9, 2021 @ 3:10am
      May 9, 2021

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