Cycling Mull of Kintyre Lighthouse

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Mull of Kintyre - Lighthouse


Basic data & ranking

Average grade: 15.9 %

Length: 2 km

Height start: 50 m

Height top: 368 m

Elevation gain: 318 m

Maximum: %

Mull of Kintyre rankings

Difficulty ranking world: 2036 (all)
Ranking Scotland: 1 (all)
Ranking Scottish Highlands: 1 (all)
Difficulty score: 84.36 what?

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Description

The Mull of Kintyre is situated in Scotland and belongs to the Scottish Highlands . Starting from Lighthouse, the Mull of Kintyre ascent is 2 km long. Over this distance, you climb 318 heightmeters. The average percentage thus is 15.9 %.

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Story by Roy from Glasgow, United Kingdom, submitted on 18/07/2009
The road from Southend to the lighthouse is spectacular, the views are amazing and there are some pretty respectable climbs, eventually you will stop climbing and reach a closed gate marking the end of the road, beyond this gate lies the road to the lighthouse, as soon as you cross the gate the road plummets into a tight right hand hairpin and you see what lies ahead, a series of hairpins all the way to the bottom. Cycling back up was tough but short, if you get the back tyre wet you will spin as i found out, the only way to stop spinning was to sit on the saddle to keep the weight over the back, you dont need this when cycling up +20%. This was an enjoyable climb but some rate it as 2nd hardest in scotland, Im not so sure.
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