This route explores some of the areas where the Covenanters were to be found.
Starting at the old outdoor centre of Craigencallie the route follows a forest road into the heart of the Galloway Hills and climbs above Loch Dee with its silver sands. It then follows the Southern Upland Way down into Glen Trool and traversing the southern side of the Loch it soon reaches the martyrs’ tombs at Caldons. Following alongside the waters of Trool and Minnoch ends at Stroan Bridge.
|Travel time||60 minutes|
|Start from||NX 503 774|
|End at||NX 371 786|
|Return travel time||30 minutes|
|Price (Accompanied Child)||£11.00|
Walk 2-4: In the steps of the Covenanters: Craigencallie to Stroan Bridge