Lochmaben - Ecclefechan - Annan - Bankend

Saturday, February 15, 2020 - 09:00

Please remember Mudguards/Fenders

09:05 for SHORT ROUTE GROUP (Pace determined by the slowest rider)

09:10 for GROUP 1 (19 mph+ group, slower in winter)

09:15 for GROUP 2 (18 mph group, slower in winter)

09:17 for GROUP 3 (17 mph group, slower in winter)

09:20 for GROUP 4 (13-15 mph group)

Club Run Meeting Point 
QOS Arena
Summary Route 
Locharbriggs-Templand-Lochmaben-Dalton-Ecclefechan-Annan-Bankend-Dumfries.
Detailed Route 
QoS Arena - Caution traffic when leaving town Lochfield Rd – Glasgow St – Buccleuch St – Edinburgh Rd (A701) – Locharbriggs - Turn LEFT onto Quarry Rd – At crossroads turn RIGHT for Amisfield – take another right and then a sharp left after a short descent – climb through Amisfield – Cross A701 – Caution when crossing road - Follow road through to Templand – turn RIGHT onto B7020 for Lochmaben – Lochmaben – Turn RIGHT in Lochmaben to continue on the B7020 to Dalton – Dalton – follow B725 (LEFT turn) – Hoddom – at bottom of descent turn LEFT – over narrow bridge (Caution) – then turn RIGHT for Ecclefechan – In Ecclefechan turn RIGHT on B7076 – follow road then come off onto the B722 to go over the M74 and head for Annan – In Annan turn RIGHT onto High St and head for B724 (turning left onto B724 after leaving town) – Cummertrees – turn LEFT before Clarencefield and follow B725 – Bankend – turn RIGHT for Bankend Hill – Dumfries.
Distance 
55 miles.
Short Route option 
QoS Arena - Caution traffic when leaving town Lochfield Rd – Glasgow St – Buccleuch St – Edinburgh Rd (A701) – Locharbriggs - Turn LEFT onto Quarry Rd – At crossroads turn RIGHT for Amisfield – take another right and then a sharp left after a short descent – climb through Amisfield – Cross A701 – Caution when crossing road - Follow road through to Templand – turn RIGHT onto B7020 for Lochmaben – Lochmaben – Turn RIGHT in Lochmaben to continue on the B7020 to Dalton – turn RIGHT in Dalton onto B725- Carrutherstown- Caution when Crossing A75- continue on B725 to Clarancefield- turn LEFT-B724- Turn RIGHT onto B725 to Bankend- turn LEFT and continue on B725 to Dumfries via Caerlavarock and Glencaple
Short Route distance 
43 miles