GPS Cycle and Walking Routes

Camps Reservoir

5 miles (8 km)

This circular walk takes you around Camps Reservoir near Biggar in Lanarkshire.
You can follow a trail around the reservoir for just under 5 miles. It's a remote and peaceful spot with lovely views over the still waters to the surrounding hills and forestry.
To the east of the site there's Glenbreck Woods, Fruid Reservoir and Talla Reservoir to explore.

Postcode

ML12 6UD - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations

Camps Reservoir OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking

Camps Reservoir Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking

Further Information and Other Local Ideas

Head east and you can enjoy more waterside walks along Megget Reservoir and St Mary's Loch. To the north there's the popular climb to the viewpoint at Tinto Hill.

Cycle Routes and Walking Routes Nearby

Photos

Camps Reservoir Dam - geograph.org.uk - 149573

Camps Reservoir Dam. The reservoir was built in the 1930's to supply Lanarkshire.

Camps Reservoir - geograph.org.uk - 1524557

View of the reservoir from Yearngill Head.

Grains by the Camps Reservoir - geograph.org.uk - 149582

Grains by the Camps Reservoir

Grains Arm - geograph.org.uk - 279742

Grains Arm Grains at the head of an arm of Camps Reservoir. Seen from Ewe Hill.

Video

GPS Files

GPX File

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