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Stunning in places and boggy the rest

Did this in 9.5 days.mostly walking 12-13 hours a day and you have to wild camp to get this much... read more

Reviewed November 30, 2016
Boeing737man
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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A Walk from Portpatrick

The Southern Upland way from Portpatrick to Stranraer is a wonderful mix of tough climbs upand down... read more

Reviewed August 22, 2015
normanandmarilyn
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Caldicot, United Kingdom
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Nov 30, 2016
“Stunning in places and boggy the rest ”
Aug 22, 2015
“A Walk from Portpatrick”
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Walk coast to coast across Southern Scotland along this 212 mile walking path, passing through a varied landscape of valleys, forests and rugged uplands, all steeped in Scottish history and tradition.
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Reviewed November 30, 2016 via mobile

Did this in 9.5 days.mostly walking 12-13 hours a day and you have to wild camp to get this much time , i.e. Set off about 6am and finish 7-8pm .be prepared to be walking in squelchy wet soggy bogs for about 35% of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 22, 2015

The Southern Upland way from Portpatrick to Stranraer is a wonderful mix of tough climbs upand down to the Beaches, walks across marshes and through forested areas. It was a wonderful experience which included a stop a third of the way in to meet a...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank normanandmarilyn
Reviewed August 17, 2015

We did the "short" stretch from the start in Portpatrick where we were staying over to the Killantringan Lighthouse. Lovely bracing walk if a little dicey in places where there is a sheer drop from the cliffs and not always a helpful piece of fencing....More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed November 28, 2014

I was in the area so thought I would do a days walking, did sort hope to dry hope past Saint marys loch great walk and we were lucky with the weather (it did not rain) now looking to do the complete walk well maybe...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Ray C
Reviewed October 5, 2014

Came down from Scotland in September and called off at Moffat. We went on a trip down memory lane. We stayed here for two nights whilst on the Soutern Upland Way. We spent 20 days walking this coast to coast national trail last year. 10...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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