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Ardwell Bay and Doon broch

Ardwell, Scotland, UK

Ardwell Bay has a fine sandy beach, looking across to Northern Ireland on the western side of the Rhins. This short circular...

Dunskey Glen

nr Portpatrick, Scotland, UK

This enjoyable woodland walk heads down to visit the coast at Port Kale and returns past a gloomy waterfall. The walk is...

Balcary Bay and Rascarrel

Near Auchencairn, Scotland, UK

This excellent walk includes some of the best coastal walking in the area, heading along the clifftops and then the...

Castle Douglas Cycle Centre

Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1EA

Caters for all ages and tastes. New, second-hand, repair and hire. Information on routes.

Southern Upland Way 4: St John's Town of Dalry to Sanquhar

St John's Town, Scotland, UK

This is the probably the longest and one of the most exposed sections of the whole walk, much of it across open moorland....

Torwood Fishery

Gass, Nr Glenluce, Wigtownshire, DG8 0PB

Two coarse pools holding tench, roach, rudd, bream and carp. The Scottish record tench was caught here.

Wood of Cree

Wood of Cree, Scotland, UK

The Wood of Cree is the largest area of ancient woodland in Southern Scotland, and an RSPB nature reserve. This walk climbs...

Loch Skeen

Nr Moffat, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK

This dramatic loch, a 45 minute walk from the Grey Mare's Tail car park, offers good wild brown trout fishing. No permits...

Mull of Galloway

Mull of Galloway, Scotland, UK

The southernmost tip of Scotland, the Mull of Galloway has a splendid lighthouse, bustling seabird colonies, dramatic cliff...

Galloway Forest Park

Galloway, Scotland, UK

Three Forest Enterprise lochs with good brown trout fishing, average 8 - 12oz, with some over 3lbs.

Grey Mare's Tail and Loch Skeen

Near Birkhill, Scotland, UK

The Grey Mare's Tail is one of Scotland's finest waterfalls, a magnificent 60m cascade in the Moffat hills. This walk climbs...

Broom Tackle Box

Newbie, Annan, Dumfries & Galloway, DG12 5PF

A one-stop-shop for game and coarse fishing tackle, with rods, reels, lines and clothing from the leading UK and overseas...

Newton Stewart Golf Club

Minnigaff, Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway, DG8 6PF

Flat parkland 18 hole course with beautiful views, suitable for all standards.

Southern Upland Way 2: Castle Kennedy to Bargrennan

Castle Kennedy, Scotland, UK

This long stage starts in pleasant parkland, then crosses farmland to enter wilder, remoter country with moorland and...

Galloway Walking Holidays

Abercromby Place, Castle Douglas, DG71GA

Galloway Walking Holidays arrange self guided and guided walking holidays in Dumfries and Galloway region of south Scotland.

1 Ardwell Bay and Doon broch Ardwell, Scotland, UK
2 Dunskey Glen nr Portpatrick, Scotland, UK
3 Balcary Bay and Rascarrel Near Auchencairn, Scotland, UK
4 Castle Douglas Cycle Centre Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1EA
5 Southern Upland Way 4: St John's Town of Dalry to Sanquhar St John's Town, Scotland, UK
6 Torwood Fishery Gass, Nr Glenluce, Wigtownshire, DG8 0PB
7 Wood of Cree Wood of Cree, Scotland, UK
8 Loch Skeen Nr Moffat, Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland, UK
9 Mull of Galloway Mull of Galloway, Scotland, UK
10 Galloway Forest Park Galloway, Scotland, UK
11 Grey Mare's Tail and Loch Skeen Near Birkhill, Scotland, UK
12 Broom Tackle Box Newbie, Annan, Dumfries & Galloway, DG12 5PF
13 Newton Stewart Golf Club Minnigaff, Newton Stewart, Dumfries and Galloway, DG8 6PF
14 Southern Upland Way 2: Castle Kennedy to Bargrennan Castle Kennedy, Scotland, UK
15 Galloway Walking Holidays Abercromby Place, Castle Douglas, DG71GA

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