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New Luce to Bargrennan

A long day, with too much road and forestry track for my liking, followed by a final few miles of boggy, churned up cattle pasture. The highlight was Craig Aire Fell, a superb hill with fantastic views, despite the three wind farms in sight from its summit.

Walk Details

Date: 2013-04-30

Start: New Luce    Finish: Bargrennan

Distance: 19.2 mls, 30.90 km

Height Gain: 1900 ft, 579.1 m

Start Time: 08:15    End Time: 15:10

Duration: 06:55

Ave Speed: 2.8 mph

Region: Southern Uplands

Route Description: New Luce, Balmurrie, Knockniehourie, Laggangarn, Craig Aire Fell, Darloskine Bridge, Knowe, Hill of Ochiltree, Bargrennan

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Walking with: Alone

Long Distance Path: Southern Upland Way

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Trig Points on this Walk

TP2507 - Craigairie Fell (Good condition)

TP5209 - Ochiltree (Good condition)

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Previous Walk

Walk Name: Stranraer to New Luce

Date: 2013-04-29
Distance: 14.7 mls, 23.66 km
Height Gain: 1200 ft, 365.8 m

Next Walk

Walk Name: Bargrennan to St. Johns Town of Dalry

Date: 2013-05-01
Distance: 24.1 mls, 38.79 km
Height Gain: 2800 ft, 853.4 m