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Details of our next walk ..

Walk 343 - Saturday 23rd June 2018 - Drumlanrig Castle - Nith Linns

Walk details below or download as a PDF


Distance: Approx. 5 to 5.5 miles / 8 to 9 kilometres


Walk Time: Approx. 3 to 3.5 hours


Walk Description: Drumlanrig Castle Country Park. Walk on forest track and roads. Small inclines and one longish steady one. Will need to keep an eye and ear out for mountain bikers. Nice views of the Nith.


Meet / Travel: Murray St. car park 9.30am. Mini bus available. From Annan 34 miles via A75 to Dumfries then A76 through Thornhill to a couple of miles beyond Carronbridge. Then take the road on the left signposted Drumlanrig Castle Country Park.


Walk Starting Point / Toilets:10.30 a.m. Parking just over the bridge on the Queens Drive. N.B. No toilets at start but Public Toilets in Thornhill if desired.


Walker's Dogs: Dogs on leads welcome in owners cars. Guide dogs only on bus.


Refreshments: Bring lunch and drinks.


Equipment: Usual walking gear. Hopefully it should be fairly dry underfoot.


Everyone is welcome. For further information please phone the walk leader Eunice Laidlaw 01387 820788 or 07740 612520.


Pictured below - members of AWG enjoying a walk along St Mary’s Loch to Dryhope Tower and back on Sunday 10th June 2018:

Annan Walking Group 2017 Away Day - on the shore of Derwent Water