Knockman Wood, Newton Stewart

Knockman Wood is a fine mix of semi-natural oakwoods, forestry and more open areas; this excellent circuit visits a neolithic chambered cairn as well as more recent archaeological remains from medieval times.


Hard surface track and paths, grassy and beaten earth paths.

Public Transport

None to start; bus to Newton Stewart 2km away.


Car park within Knockman Wood; (double gate from road may be closed, but unlocked). Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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