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Dumfries & Galloway Lowlands

Southern Upland Way – Portpatrick to Beattock

Reflections of the first part of the SUW from Portpatrick to Beattock

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Southern Upland Way -Sanquhar to Beattock

Two days from Sanquhar through Wanlockhead and the Lowther Hills to Beattock on the SUW.

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Southern Upland Way – St John’s Town of Dalry to Sanquhar

Continuing on the SUW from St John’s towards Sanquhar via Polskeoch including an overnight on Benbrack.

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Southern Upland Way – Bargrennan to St John’s Town of Dalry

Most of the Southern Upland Way from Bargrennan to St John’s of Dalry passes through the Galloway Forest Park. It could just about be done in a long day, although most people will take at least two, more if you plan diversions such as climbing the Merrick. There are no services on this section so…

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Southern Upland Way – Portpatrick to Bargrennan

This first section of the Southern Upland Way is likely to take most people 2 to 3 days to complete. There is a good bothy about halfway at Laggangarn (where you can also camp), but otherwise no accommodation, shops or pubs once you’ve left the Stranraer area. Bargrennan has a hotel/restaurant.