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Orca
Orca

Stranraer, Galloway, Scotland, UK

A purpose built 32 ft sea angling vessel, 'Orca' operates out of Stranraer Harbour, providing excellent wreck and reef...

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  • River Annan
    River Annan

    Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK

    This well known river averages some 1,000 salmon and 1,500 sea trout each year, also brown trout, grayling and chub. Many...

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  • River Cree and Water of Minnoch©walkhighlands.co.uk
    River Cree and Water of Minnoch

    Glen Trool, Scotland, UK

    Follow part of the Southern Upland Way through the forests and old woodland near the banks of the Water of Minnoch on this...

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  • Wig Sands©walkhighlands.co.uk
    Wig Sands

    Near Kirkcolm, Scotland, UK

    This short coastal circular heads along the shore by Wig Sands, giving excellent birdwatching opportunities as well as views...

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  • Loch Ken (Coarse)
    Loch Ken (Coarse)

    Nr. Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK

    This long loch is famous for its pike. A fish reputedly weighing 72lbs was caught here in 1798. Also pike, roach, perch and...

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  • Mossdale Red Kite circuit©walkhighlands.co.uk
    Mossdale Red Kite circuit

    Mossdale, Scotland, UK

    A lovely short walk over mixed ground favoured by red kites, taking in woodland, farmland and lochside.

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  • Cally Woods circular©walkhighlands.co.uk
    Cally Woods circular

    Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland, UK

    An easy walk through oak and mixed woodland which are a haven for wildlife including red squirrels and good for wildflowers...

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  • Wigtown explorer©walkhighlands.co.uk
    Wigtown explorer

    Wigtown, Scotland, UK

    If you can pull yourself away from browsing the bookshops, this route explores something of Wigtown's environs, including a...

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  • Onyer Marks
    Onyer Marks

    Drummore, Stranraer, Galloway, DG9 9HW

    Based on the Rhins of Galloway, Onyer Marks operate three Orkney Fastliners with four separate launch sites offering some of...

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  • Hoddom Castle Golf Course
    Hoddom Castle Golf Course

    Lockerbie, Dumfries & Galloway, DG11 1AS

    Partially wooded parkland 9 hole course.

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  • Clints of Dromore Inbye©walkhighlands.co.uk
    Clints of Dromore Inbye

    Fleet Valley, Scotland, UK

    The Inbye walk runs below the broken crags of the Clints of Dromore. It gives easy going in the harsh landscapes of the head...

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  • Ken - Dee Marshes©walkhighlands.co.uk
    Ken - Dee Marshes

    Near Laurieston, Scotland, UK

    The Ken - Dee marshes are a reserve managed by the RSPB. Look out for red kites, Greenland whitefronted and Greylag geese,...

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  • The Merrick from Loch Trool©walkhighlands.co.uk
    The Merrick from Loch Trool

    Loch Trool, Scotland, UK

    The Merrick is the highest summit in Southern Scotland and lies at the heart of the Galloway ranges. This popular ascent...

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  • Dumfries parks and riverside©walkhighlands.co.uk
    Dumfries parks and riverside

    Dumfries, Scotland, UK

    A good exploration of Dumfries' parks and riverside on the south side of the city. Can easily be extended to take in the...

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  • Galdenoch Castle and Salt Pans Bay©walkhighlands.co.uk
    Galdenoch Castle and Salt Pans Bay

    Near Leswalt, Scotland, UK

    Head from the crumbling ruins of a 16th century castle across the fields to reach hidden bay once used for panning salt from...

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  • 1 Orca Stranraer, Galloway, Scotland, UK
    2 River Annan Dumfriesshire, Scotland, UK
    3 River Cree and Water of Minnoch Glen Trool, Scotland, UK
    4 Wig Sands Near Kirkcolm, Scotland, UK
    5 Loch Ken (Coarse) Nr. Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
    6 Mossdale Red Kite circuit Mossdale, Scotland, UK
    7 Cally Woods circular Gatehouse of Fleet, Scotland, UK
    8 Wigtown explorer Wigtown, Scotland, UK
    9 Onyer Marks Drummore, Stranraer, Galloway, DG9 9HW
    10 Hoddom Castle Golf Course Lockerbie, Dumfries & Galloway, DG11 1AS
    11 Clints of Dromore Inbye Fleet Valley, Scotland, UK
    12 Ken - Dee Marshes Near Laurieston, Scotland, UK
    13 The Merrick from Loch Trool Loch Trool, Scotland, UK
    14 Dumfries parks and riverside Dumfries, Scotland, UK
    15 Galdenoch Castle and Salt Pans Bay Near Leswalt, Scotland, UK

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