Forth & Clyde Canal provides
a route for vessels at the narrowest part of the
Lowlands of Scotland between
the Firth of Forth and the Firth
of Clyde. The
canal is 35 miles ( 56km
) long. The
western end of the canal connects to the River Clyde at Bowling.
passes through Maryhill in the north of Glasgow.
eastern end connects to the River Forth via the River Carron
A walkway / cycle path runs
alongside the canal.