Burrow Head Coastal Circuit, Isle of Whithorn

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Explore Burrow Head, the southern most point on the Machars, on this coastal circuit. The clifftop here was used to film the final scenes from The Wickerman and provides dramatic scenery today.


Waymarked coastal path, steep unprotected clifftops, minor road.

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Bus to Isle of Whithorn.


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