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Annan Walking Group

Details of our next walk ..

Walk 404 - Sunday 8th August 2021 - Lockerbie, Torwood & Gallaberry

Walk details below or download as a PDF

 

PLEASE NOTE:

  • • A register of walkers attending will be taken at the start of the walk.
    • Please follow all safety advice given by the walk leader, including the latest Covid-19 guidelines.
    • Walkers are advised to bring their own hand sanitiser and face coverings.
    • If you need help with transport to join the walk please contact the Transport Co-ordinator, Alan on 07759 214 242

Walk Leader(s): Pearl Pascoe 01461 700 214

 

Distance: Approx.4 miles

 

Walk Time: Approx. 2.5 hours

 

Walk Description: A circular walk through Torwood Plantation and Gallaberry on minor roads, tracks and paths. Depending on the weather could be muddy in places.

 

Travel: Make own way to start point which is public path entrance to Torwood. West out of Annan after approx. 1 mile turn right onto B723 to Lockerbie. After approx. 9 miles at roundabout straight over onto B7076. After approx. 2 miles at roundabout take 1st exit onto B7068. At roundabout straight over onto Torwood Road. After approx. 150 yards public path entrance is on the left. Parking on grass verge

 

Walk Start Point:10:30am approx. at public path entrance to Torwood
Postcode (nearest) :- DG11 2FF / What3Words:- prop.depth.thin / Grid Ref :- NY 127 831

 

Toilets: no toilets at start point but public toilets available at Lockerbie.

 

Dogs: Dogs on leads please.

 

Refreshments: Bring own snacks, lunch and drinks.

 

Equipment: Usual outdoor wear for the time of year.

 

 

Pictured below -

In February 2019, walkers enjoyed a sunnny walk around Langholm:

Annan Walking Group on the shore of Derwent Water