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Dumfries & District Group

Dumfries & District Ramblers enable you to enjoy great walks in the local area, the Galloway and Moffat Hills plus the Lake District with a very friendly group.

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking

Overview

Parking in Park Road off A701. Walking through Park Farm and path to Dumgree Church site.( An ancient church yard with old graves). From there on open fields past an iron age fort to the wind farm access road and continue to the wind farm. Then by forest tracks and minor roads to the remains of Boreland Tower an joining the Annandale Way back to the parking point.

Saturday, 20 January 2024
Meeting time:
9:00 am
Start time:
9:45 am
Estimated finish time:
2:00 pm
Difficulty:
Leisurely
Distance:
12.9km / 8.0mi
Ascent:
182.9m / 600ft
Type:
circular

Maps  Lr 78  Ex 322

Features

  • Car sharing available

Meeting point

Grid reference:
NX 97500 75801
Nearest postcode:
DG1 2LB
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Meeting time:
9:00 am

Brooms road car park

Starting point

Grid reference:
NY 07400 97301
Nearest postcode:
DG10 9PX
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Start time:
9:45 am

Park Road off A701

Join the Ramblers and enjoy

  • unlimited free access to 50,000 Ramblers group walks
  • a library jam-packed with thousands of tried-and-tested routes
  • a welcome pack teeming with top tips plus our quarterly Walk magazine
  • exclusive discounts from our partners
  • knowing your support is opening up more places to walk and helping more people discover the joy of walking