Stage 10 Ardrossan to Portencross
Ardrossan Harbour and Marina – North Beach – Seamill – Portencross
Distance: 10.5 km = 6.5 miles Time: 3 hours
Walking summary: Easy – promenades, pavements, paths, cycle tracks, sandy beaches.
We strongly advise purchase of the Guide Book for a detailed description and map of the route.
Plus OS Explorer Map 341.
Car Parks: Ardrossan Cross – Portencross Car Park.
Historical: Ardrossan Harbour. Iron Age duns on escarpment. Ancient fish cruives or traps. The Sea Mill.
General: Ardrossan Harbour and Marina. Photogenic coastline. West Kilbride Craft Town.
Nature: Coastal birds and seals. Coastal geology.
Eating/Provisions: Rowan Tree roadside restaurant. Waterside Inn. Seamill and West Kilbride shops.
Public Toilets: A78 at North Crescent Rd (Superloo All year 24 hours). West Kilbride Glen Rd (All year 0700 – 1700).
Accommodation: Hotels and B&Bs in Ardrossan. Hotels and B&Bs in Seamill. See the accommodation section for more information.
Click to find detailed advice on each section. Much more information is available in the Guidebook