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20 Days / 20 Nights (Ave 11 miles per day)

    This extended itinerary breaks down the whole of the SUW into smaller more manageable sections averaging approximately 11 miles per day. Vehicle Support is provided at various locations with accommodation being required for two nights in Bargrennan as well as St Mary's Loch and Longformacus (see notes below) and four nights in St Johns Town of Dalry.

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    Route Section Portpatrick to Cockburnspath
    Total Distance
    223 Miles (356kms)
    Duration 20 Days / 20 Nights*
    Average Daily Distance
    11.2 miles (17.9kms)
    Season
    March to October
    Cost per person including
    Vehicle Support
    also including
    Luggage Transfers

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

     
    Lone Walker Supplement - £POA
    Cost per person including only
    Vehicle Support

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


    Notes

    • Prices quoted are inclusive of VAT
    • A single person supplement will apply
    • *The final nights accommodation in Cockburnspath is optional
    • VS - Vehicle Support - times to be agreed
    • All itineraries are subject to availability
    • 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
    Day
    Route Section
    Distance
     
    Arrive Accommodation in Portpatrick prior
    to 1st day's walking.
    Miles
    Kms
    Day 1
    Portpatrick to Castle Kennedy
    Accommodation - Castle Kennedy
    13
    20.8
    Day 2 Castle Kennedy to New Luce
    Accommodation - New Luce
    10.5
    16.8
    Day 3
    New Luce to Knowe Village
    (VS - pm)
    Accommodation - Bargrennan
    14  22.4
    Day 4
    Knowe Village to Glentrool Visitors Centre
    (VS - am / pm)
    Accommodation - Bargrennan
    12 19.2
    Day 5
    Glentrool Visitors Centre to Craigenbay
    (VS - am / pm)
    Accommodation - Dalry
    13 20.8
    Day 6
    Craigenbay to Dalry SUW Information Centre
    (VS - am)
    Accommodation - Dalry
    8 12.8
    Day 7
    Dalry to Stroanpatrick
    (VS - pm)

    Accommodation - Dalry
    7.5 12
    Day 8
    Stroanpatrick to Lorg
    (VS - am / pm)
    Accommodation - Dalry
    10
    16
    Day 9
    Lorg to Sanquhar
    (VS - am)
    Accommodation - Sanquhar
    10 16
    Day 10
    Sanquhar to Wanlockhead
    Accommodation - Wanlockhead
    7.5
    12
    Day 11
    Wanlockhead to Daer Reservoir
    Accommodation - Daer Reservoir
    11
    17.6
    Day 12
    Daer Reservoir to Moffat
    (VS - am)
    Accommodation - Moffat*
    13.5
    21.6
    Day 13 Moffat to Shorthope
    (VS - pm)
    Accommodation: St Mary's Loch
    13.5 21.6
    Day 14 Shorthope to Dryhope
    (VS - am / pm)
    Accommodation: St Mary's Loch
    10  16
    Day 15 Dryhope to Innerliethen
    (VS - am)
    Accommodation: Innerliethen
    9.5 15.2
    Day 16 Innerliethen to Gala
    Accommodation: Gala
    14 22.4
    Day 17 Gala to Lauder
    Accommodation: Lauder
    14 22.4
    Day 18 Lauder to Longformacus
    Accommodation:
    Longformacus
    15 24
    Day 19 Longformacus to Abbey St Bathans
    Accommodation: Longformacus
    7 11.2
    Day 20
    Abbey St Bathans to Cockburnspath
    Accommodation: Cockburnspath
    10 16