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Capital View

Capital View (2.5 miles/4 km) - Moderate, steep incline through Hillend Country Park

From Hillend Country Park lower car park, follow the castle waymarkers through the country park and over the top of the ski slope. Magnificant views of Edinburgh and the Firth of Forth can be seen. Taking the path adjacent to T -wood, go through Swanston Village and along the farm track back to Hillend.

Come by bus - the number 4 bus terminus is at the entrance to Hillend Country Park.

Download How to get to the Pentland Hills by Bus leaflet (PDF)

For more information contact the Natural Heritage Service.