Ardmore Point

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Site Location

OS Landranger Map: 63

OS Grid Reference: NS3278

Latitude: 55.97

Longitude: -4.7

Follow the geological trail at Ardmore Point to discover Scotland’s ancient past, with evidence of desert conditions and deposition from braided rivers.

The Ardmore Point leaflet, which is available to view here, provides a geological trail with points of interest marked along the way. A more detailed excursion itinerary can be found here.

Additional Information

There are no toilets or refreshments at the site but both can be found at the nearby Ardardan Garden Centre between 10.00 am and 5.00 pm except on Mondays.

The town of Helensburgh is also just a short drive away.

Stratigraphy and sedimentation of the Lower and Upper Devonian; the angular unconformity which separates them.