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Penicuik Estate

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Location

Nearest town: Penicuik

Terrain description

An old country estate with a ruined house at its heart, this area includes the steep-sided valley of the North Esk river, with deciduous and coniferous woodland, as well as open parkland, where there is fast running over short grass. There’s a good path network.

Used for Regional events (e.g. South of Scotland Orienteering League).

  

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View SW from near Penicuik House, Crawford Lindsay

View SW from near Penicuik House

Beech woods, Penicuik Estate (Pentlands beyond), Crawford Lindsay

Beech woods, Penicuik Estate (Pentlands beyond)

Former stables (now a private residence), Crawford Lindsay

Former stables (now a private residence)