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Distance: Approx.5 - 5.5 miles
Walk Time: Approx 3 – 3.5 hours
Walk Description: A circular walk around Clarencefield and Ruthwell, passing Comlongon Castle, Brow Well, Ruthwell village and church. One stretch likely to be muddy but mainly on quiet roads.
Meet / Travel: Murray Street car park at 9.30am. Mini-bus available. Take B724 (Low Road) towards Dumfries. After approx. 6 miles enter Clarencefield village. Parking in McFarlan Hall car park located in middle of village, past the “Farmer’s Arms” pub and on the right.
Walk Start Point: 9:50am approx. at McFarlan Hall car park, Clarencefield.
Toilets:Toilets at start and finish in village hall. Please bring small donation for use of the village hall facilities.
Walkers Dogs: In owners car and on lead.
Refreshments: Bring own snacks, lunch and drinks.
Equipment: Usual outdoor wear for the time of year.
Note: If the weather is inclement the walk can be shortened.
Everyone welcome, you can turn up on the day but advance notice welcome.
For further information please phone the walk leaders - Jack & Joyce Newell (01461) 203905
In February 2019, walkers enjoyed a sunnny walk around Langholm: