Scottish Climbs: The Khyber, Mugdock

“The Khyber” is a steep short climb in an area to the north of Glasgow. The hamlet of Mugdock has three stiff climbs leading into it, plus the Cuilt Brae. If you are looking for a tough ride, you could could get plenty of bang for your buck by heading north from Glasgow.

The climb starts from from Stockiemuir Road on the road between Hilton & Milngavie golf courses, taking you to Mugdock.

This climb has been used by the Glasgow Nightingale CC for a hilly TT, with Cuilt Brae, making for a pretty stiff circuit.

It is is tougher due to a poor surface.