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12 Days / 12 Nights (Ave 18 miles per day)

    Our 12 day / 12 night itinerary averages 18 miles per day. As this itinerary involves walking longer consecutive sections, we would suggest that only the more experienced and conditioned walkers should attempt this itinerary.


    Itinerary Info

    Total Distance
    215.5 Miles (344.8kms)
    Duration 12 Days / 12 Nights*
    Average Daily Distance
    18 miles (28.8kms)
    Season
    March to October
    Cost per person Including
    Luggage Transfers

    £735 (Prices are based on two or more persons and shared room occupancy. For single room occupancy a single supplement of £10pppn will apply)

    Lone Person Supplement - £285
    Cost per person Excluding
    Luggage Transfers
    £570 (Prices are based on two or more persons and shared room occupancy. For single room occupancy a single supplement of £10pppn will apply)

    Lone Person Supplement - £120


    Notes and additional options

    • A single person supplement will apply.
    • *Please note that an additional night's accommodation can be arranged at Cockburnspath / Dunbar making this a 12 day / 13 night itinerary.
    • **Vehicle Support can be arranged to extend the short day from Sanquhar to Wanlockhead from 7.5 miles (12.15kms) to 12.5 miles (20kms) thus reducing the long section from Wanlockhead to Moffat from 23.5 miles (38.07kms) to 18.5 miles (29.6kms). There is a 'Pick Up' point at Overfingland (Grid Ref NS 929 095) and an additional charge will be made for two transfers of £30.
    • In the event that accommodation is not available in the locations specified it may be necessary to transfer walkers to the next available location which will incur additional costs.

    Itinerary Details

    Day
    Route Section
    Distance
     
    Arrive Accommodation in Portpatrick prior
    to 1st day's walking.
    Miles
    Kms
    Day 1 Portpatrick to New Luce
    Accommodation - New Luce
    24
    38.4
    Day 2
    New Luce to Bargrennan
    Accommodation - Bargrennan
    17.5 28
    Day 3
    Bargrennan to Dalry
    Accommodation - Dalry
    25.5 40.8
    Day 4
    Dalry to Sanquhar
    Accommodation - Sanquhar
    25.5 40.8
    Day 5
    Sanquhar to Wanlockhead**
    Accommodation - Wanlockhead / Leadhills
    7.5 12
    Day 6
    Wanlockhead to Beattock / Moffat**
    Accommodation - Moffat
    23.5 37.6
    Day 7
    Moffat to St Mary's Loch
    Accommodation - St Mary's Loch
    19.8 31.68
    Day 8
    St Mary's Loch to Traquair
    Accommodation - Traquair / Innerleithen
    12 19.2
    Day 9
    Traquair to Galashiels & Melrose
    Accommodation - Gala / Melrose
    18.2 29.12
    Day 10
    Gala / Melrose to Lauder
    Accommodation - Lauder
    10 16
    Day 11
    Lauder to Longformacus
    Accommodation - Longformacus / Duns
    15 24
    Day 12
    Longformacus to Cockburnspath
    Accommodation - see notes*
    17 27.2
      Total
    215.5 344.8






























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