Mull of Galloway Trail 2: Ardwell to Stranraer

The second stage of the Mull of Galloway Trail is a walk of two halves. From Ardwell to the village of Sandhead as far as Clayshant it follows the pleasant coastline. It then turns inland along minor roads before a final cross-country stretch to reach Stranraer.


Waymarked coastal paths, can be a little wet or overgrown at times. Minor roads, forest tracks.

Public Transport

Ardwell linked to Stranraer by bus; Stranraer has good services.


Ardwell. Open start point in Google Maps for directions.

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