Rigg Bay and Cruggleton Castle, from Garlieston

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This superb coastal walk heads around the back of beautiful Rigg Bay before continuing along the richly wooded coastline, with a final clifftop stretch to the ruins of Cruggleton Castle - an excellent viewpoint. The route is described here as an out-and-back walk from Garlieston, but if you can arrange transport then it's possible to continue along the coastal path to Portyerrock and Isle of Whithorn.


Coastal path, including woodland sections, field edges and cliff top. Can be muddy in places.

Public Transport

None to start.


Car park at Garlieston. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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