Strenuous Walks


Walk 1-1 - The Dalry Hills
Friday 11th May 2018

A lovely walk exploring the Glenkens

Distance
Grade
Ascent

Walk 2-3 - Millfore
Saturday 12th May 2018

This walk enables an isolated Graham, Millfore, to be included in a pleasant walk in the Minnigaff Hills

Distance
Grade
Ascent

Walk 2-5 - Cairnsmore of Fleet: The Mill Burn Route
Saturday 12th May 2018

This route climbs one of Galloway's best known hills as well as giving lovely panoramic views.

Distance
Grade
Ascent

Walk 3-2 - The Heart of the Minnigaff Hills
Sunday 13th May 2018

Note: This route is being undertaken in reverse compared to what is advertised in the paper brochure due to on the ground conditions. This route offers a mix of lovely oak woodland paths and wide open vistas.

Distance
Grade
Ascent

Walk 3-3 - A monumental walk
Sunday 13th May 2018

SORRY - THIS WALK IS CANCELLED - PLEASE CHOOSE ANOTHER ROUTE This route deep in the heart of the Galloway forest makes use of forest roads and a former railway line to offer the chance to feel remote without the need for difficult hill climbing.

Distance
Grade
Ascent

Walk 4-1 - Rig of the Jarkness
Monday 14th May 2018

This is a walk into areas of wild Galloway that has echoes of past historical times, particularly the Wars of Independence and Robert the Bruce and the covenanting Killing Times.

Distance
Grade
Ascent

Walk 5-1 - The Granite Way
Tuesday 15th May 2018

SORRY - THIS WALK IS FULLY BOOKED - PLEASE CHOOSE ANOTHER ROUTE This route, from Loch Doon to Bruce's stone via Mullwharchar and the Buchan Ridge crosses a variety of terrain and is arguably one of the finest in the south of Scotland.

Distance
Grade
Ascent

Walk 6-1 - The Black Gutter
Wednesday 16th May 2018

This is a real gem of a walk combining the very best of the Galloway Hills including an ascent of the highest top in the south of Scotland, the Merrick.

Distance
Grade
Ascent

Walk 7-2 - Cairnsmore of Fleet via Loch Grannoch
Thursday 17th May 2018

This route over Cairnsmore of Fleet reveals her hidden precipitous eastern flanks where several aircraft met an untimely end.

Distance
Grade
Ascent

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