14 easy-to-follow circular walks in Dumfries and Galloway

Fourteen easy-to-follow hand-crafted circular walks, routes & maps in Dumfries and Galloway of all grades in Walk Grade Order


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Fourteen easy-to-follow hand-crafted circular walks, routes & maps in Dumfries and Galloway of all grades in Walk Grade Order

Scroll down the list of walks below & click on each walk title (in blue) to locate it on the map above.


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again


Walk 1 Walking Bootprint Icon

Walk dg104 Whita Hill from Langholm

Superb views from a lofty position

Vital Statistics:

Length:4ml (6.5km)
Ascent:958ft (292m)
Time:2½ hrs
Grade:(Easy)


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Walk dg110 Dunskey Castle from Portpatrick

Fabulous coastal views and an ancient castle

Vital Statistics:

Length:6ml (9.5km)
Ascent:1,011ft (308m)
Time:3.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk dg102 White Loch of Myrton from Back Bay

Fairly level walk to an ancient stone circle

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15km)
Ascent:834ft (254m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk dg109 Well Hill from Durisdeer

Some steep ascents & descents to fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:6.25ml (10km)
Ascent:2,091ft (637m)
Time:4½ hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk dg119 Croft Head from Moffat Dale

Quiet Lonely fells - glorious!

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.75ml (15.5km)
Ascent:2,206ft (672m)
Time:5.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk dg112 Arkleton Hill, Pike Fell from Tarras Lodge

Quiet peaceful fells with fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:10.25ml (16.5km)
Ascent:1,917ft (584m)
Time:5.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk dg126 Cairnsmore of Carsphairn from Craigengillan

Fine views though the ground can be rough

Vital Statistics:

Length:9.5ml (15km)
Ascent:2,665ft (812m)
Time:6.25hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk dg152 Scawd Bank and Roan Fell from Tarras Lodge

Quiet peaceful fells with fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:13.75ml (22km)
Ascent:1,861ft (567m)
Time:6.75hrs
Grade:(Moderate)


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Walk dg143 Saddle Yoke and Hart Fell from Capplegill

Stunning views

Vital Statistics:

Length:8.75ml (14km)
Ascent:3,236ft (986m)
Time:6½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk dg130 Scaw'd Fell and Croft Head from Moffat Dale

Quiet Lonely fells - glorious!

Vital Statistics:

Length:12.25ml (19.5km)
Ascent:2,750ft (838m)
Time:7½ hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk dg108 Moorbrock Hill and Windy Standard from Craigengillan

Fine views though the ground can be rough

Vital Statistics:

Length:13.5ml (21.5km)
Ascent:2,908ft (886m)
Time:7.75hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk dg136 Arkleton Hill, Pike Fell and Roan Fell from Tarras Lodge

Quiet peaceful fells with fine views

Vital Statistics:

Length:14.75ml (23.5km)
Ascent:2,609ft (795m)
Time:8 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk dg121 Rhinns of Kells from Galloway Forest Park

A classic

Vital Statistics:

Length:13ml (22km)
Ascent:3,823ft (1,165m)
Time:8 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


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Walk dg157 Scaw'd Fell, Loch Fell and Croft Head from Moffat Dale

Quiet Lonely fells - glorious!

Vital Statistics:

Length:14.5ml (23km)
Ascent:3,781ft (1,152m)
Time:9 hrs
Grade:(Hard)


See this list of walks, routes & maps in:

Grade Order | Length Order | Time Order | Walk Number or Start Location Order
NB. To reverse (toggle) this order, click Grade Order again



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