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Mull of Galloway circular
Introduction to Walk 1718

Photo from the walk - Mull of Galloway circular

County/Area - Dumfries and Galloway

Author - Lou Johnson

Length - 6.0 miles / 9.8 km

Ascent - 500 feet / 152 metres

Grade - easy

The Mull of Galloway is the southernmost point of Scotland. This walk follows the coastline for part of the route before heading inland to cross the peninsula. Today it is a nature reserve managed by the RSPB and you can see a wide variety of birdlife in season.  A GPX File is available for download (see walk description).

Walk Description  Map showing start
 

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Note : The distances quoted to other walks in the vicinity are measured in a straight line. The distance by road may be further.

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