Walk 2-4: In the steps of the Covenanters: Craigencallie to Stroan Bridge

This route explores some of the areas where the Covenanters were to be found.


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Starting at the old outdoor centre of Craigencallie the route follows a forest road into the heart of the Galloway Hills and climbs above Loch Dee with its silver sands. It then follows the Southern Upland Way down into Glen Trool and traversing the southern side of the Loch it soon reaches the martyrs’ tombs at Caldons. Following alongside the waters of Trool and Minnoch ends at Stroan Bridge.

 

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Theme Covenanters
Register from 08:45
Depart at 09:15
Travel time 60 minutes
Start from NX 503 774
End at NX 371 786
Return travel time 30 minutes
Return by 17:50
Price (Adult) £11.00
Price (Accompanied Child) £11.00
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Walk 2-4: In the steps of the Covenanters: Craigencallie to Stroan Bridge