Starting and ending in Sanquair, I prefer this to the longer version begining at Drumlanrig because there is less dreary roadwork.
It was mid winter the last time i rode this so it was good to have dry weather and firm-ish ground to ride over this time rather than slush and powder snow.
A good aul traditional hard XC route to test your legs.
Anyhoo some pics.
Wanlockhead. Locals always seem to be wearing boiler suits or driving ATVs. It's a "Work in progress" village but nothing ever gets finished.
The only road in Britain with no potholes.
The long drop down following the Enterkin burn.
Seriously off camber and steep in places. Photos don't reflect this.