Access: Linlithgow canal basin can be accessed from the town’s train station. See www.thetrainline.com for train times. The canal basin is situated behind and over the railway line.
Start: Linlithgow Canal Basin and Canal Centre, Manse Road, EH49 6AJ. The ride starts on the north side of the Union Canal.
Return: From the Falkirk Wheel, access Falkirk High station for the train back to Linlithgow.
Distance: 18km / 11 miles
Terrain: Flat traffic-free path along the Union Canal; mix of tarmac, gritted tarmac, cobblestones and rougher trail; and two tunnels.
Bikes: Hybrid and mountain bikes.