Walk 2-2: The Shire Moors: Cairnryan to New Luce

This route over the moors east of Loch Ryan goes from the hustle and bustle of the ferry port of Cairnryan to finish in the tranquil village of New Luce


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Starting near the ferry terminal on the bank of Loch Ryan, the route climbs up behind the village of Cairnryan and into the forest and moors. It reaches Penwhirn Reservoir, the source of most of Wigtownshire's public water supply before descending down through moors, meadows and woodland and then along the tumbling waters of Luce as it flows into the picturesque village of New Luce.

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Theme New Cafe
Register from 07:45
Depart at 08:15
Travel time 60 minutes
Start from NX 071 678
End at NX 174 645
Return travel time 45 minutes
Return by 16:30
Price (Adult) £1.00
Price (Accompanied Child) £11.00
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Walk 2-2: The Shire Moors: Cairnryan to New Luce