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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.