Stage 2: Castle Kennedy to Bargrennan

This long stage starts in pleasant parkland, then crosses farmland to enter wilder, remoter country with moorland and massive coniferous forests. The stage can be split after 15 kilometres and accommodation found in the little village of New Luce.

Terrain

Much of the walking is on roads and forest tracks but there are some rough forest rides and moorland paths where care is needed to stay on the route, especially in mist. Off roads the going can be very wet in places.

Public Transport

Buses to Castle Kennedy and Bargrennan, both link to Newton Stewart. Traveline Scotland.

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Castle Kennedy. Map and directions.

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