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Walk Leader(s): Craig Duggan 07756 654 315
Distance: Approx 6.5 miles
Walk Time: Approx. 3.5 hours.
Walk Description: A classic Dumfries & Galloway coastal and countryside walk with great views. Mainly flat and good underfoot with a short manageable uphill bit through the wood. On quiet country roads, merse, farm tracks and forest path. Walk includes detour to Almorness beach for lunch depending on the weather.
Travel - bus or own car: From Annan west along A75 to Cargenbridge and pick up A711 to Dalbeattie. Through Dalbeattie just after bridge take left and stay on A711. After approx. 3.5 miles take left into Palnackie.
Mini-bus available for 16 passengers. Murray Street car park at 9.30 a.m.
Walk Start Point: 10.45 a.m. Port Road near the village hall in Palnackie
Grid Ref :- NX 821 569
What 3 Words :- insurance.octagon.exactly
Nearest Post Code :- DG7 1PQ
Toilets: Public toilets available in Dalbeattie. (Water Street, Dalbeattie, DG5 4JX)
Dogs: In own car and on short leads please. (Extending leads present a trip hazard when walking in a group.)
Refreshments: Bring snacks, lunch and drinks.
Equipment: Usual outdoor gear for time of year, boots recommended.