Glentrool

Forests & Woodlands

Galloway Forest Park, Glentrool, Dumfries and Galloway,
Glentrool

Explore the waymarked trails, cycle routes and picnic areas by bike amidst the highest hills of South Scotland.

Glentrool Visitor Centre is the gateway to the Galloway hills, where you can pick up maps and information on the hill ranges. The Merrick, South Scotland's highest mountain at nearly 2,800ft can be climbed from Bruce's Stone. There is also a small shop and café.

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  1. Newton Stewart

    Newton Stewart

    Newton Stewart is a small market town on the banks of the River Cree, surrounded by the Galloway...

    8.33 miles away
  2. Galloway Wild Goat Park

    Galloway Wild Goat Park

    Enjoy a great day out with the family at Galloway Wild Goat Park, surrounded by the rolling hills...

    8.7 miles away
  3. Barrhill

    Barrhill

    Barnhill is a village sited on the Duisk River on the edge of the Galloway Forest Park 10 miles...

    8.98 miles away
  1. Kilsture Forest Walks

    Kilsture Forest Walks

    Set in a beautiful forest in the Machars area these two marked trails offer fantastic walking...

    9.66 miles away
  2. Galloway Red Deer Range

    Galloway Red Deer Range

    Come face to face with Scotland’s largest land mammal at Galloway Red Deer Range.

    9.84 miles away
  3. Kirroughtree Visitor Centre

    Kirroughtree Visitor Centre

    Southern gateway to Galloway Forest Park, home to some great walks, 7stanes mountain biking trails,...

    10 miles away
  4. Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre

    Clatteringshaws Visitor Centre

    Kirroughtree Visitor Centre is the southern gateway to this Galloway Forest Park.

    11.23 miles away
  5. Barr

    Barr

    Barr is a picturesque community in rural Ayrshire located about 8 miles inland from the town of...

    11.33 miles away
  6. Lendalfoot Beach

    Lendalfoot Beach

    Lendalfoot beach is a mile long sandy beach on the Ayrshire coast.

    11.81 miles away
  7. Finnart's Bay

    Finnart's Bay

    Situated on the shingle shores of Loch Ryan, Finnart's Bay gives a wonderful view across the loch...

    11.81 miles away
  8. Dailly Paths

    Dailly Paths

    Dailly Paths consist of a network of five trails that are all uniquely fascinating, whether your...

    11.81 miles away
  9. Kennedy's Pass

    Kennedy's Pass

    Kennedy’s Pass is a dramatic coastal route and an important geological site.

    11.81 miles away
  10. Pinwherry

    Pinwherry

    The small village of Pinwherry is situated approximately 8 miles south of Girvan surrounded by...

    11.96 miles away
  11. Creetown

    Creetown

    Creetown is a small seaside town on the north side of the Solway Firth.

    13.87 miles away
  12. Wigtown

    Wigtown

    Wigtown is Scotland's National Book Town and is the gateway to the Machars.

    14.83 miles away
  13. Dailly

    Dailly

    The village of Dailly is a quiet river valley community situated 6 miles east of Girvan in South...

    15.51 miles away
  14. St John's Town Of Dalry

    St John's Town Of Dalry

    St John’s Town of Dalry is sometimes known as Dalry and is a very old settlement that overlooks the...

    15.54 miles away
  15. Ballantrae Beach

    Ballantrae Beach

    Ballantrae beach is a nature reserve that offers nesting grounds for a wide variety of birds in the...

    15.58 miles away
  16. New Galloway

    New Galloway

    New Galloway is a village close to Loch Ken and is also on the edge of Galloway Forest Park.

    16.17 miles away
  17. Straiton

    Straiton

    Straiton is a pretty village situated on the River Girvan, south east of Maybole in South Ayrshire...

    16.36 miles away
  18. Galloway Forest Park

    Galloway Forest Park

    The Galloway Forest Park is Britain’s largest forest park.

    16.36 miles away
  19. Girvan

    Girvan

    Girvan is situated on the Ayrshire coast, 56 miles south of Glasgow.

    16.4 miles away
  20. Lendalfoot

    Lendalfoot

    Lendalfoot is a village on the coast, 6 miles south west of Girvan in South Ayrshire.

    16.51 miles away
  21. Glenluce

    Glenluce

    Glenluce is a rural village with a valley setting and a 12th century abbey while the Water of Luce...

    16.95 miles away
  22. Ballantrae

    Ballantrae

    Ballantrae is an attractive coastal village in South Ayrshire situated 13 miles south of Girvan.

    18.07 miles away
  23. Dalmellington

    Dalmellington

    Dalmellington is a small town in East Ayrshire, 50 miles (80 km) south west of Glasgow.

    18.26 miles away
  24. Stairhaven Beach

    Stairhaven Beach

    Set in a large rural village of Glenluce, the Stairhaven beach on Luce Bay attracts many tourists...

    18.5 miles away
  25. Kirkoswald

    Kirkoswald

    Kirkoswald is an attractive village in South Ayrshire, located south west of Maybole on the A77.
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    19.69 miles away
  26. The Lighthouse at Turnberry

    Turnberry

    Turnberry is a village, famous for its iconic golf course which is one of the best in the world.

    19.76 miles away
  27. Patna

    Patna

    Patna, named after the Indian city of Patna, is a village in East Ayrshire 45 miles (72 km) south...

    19.8 miles away
  28. Cairnryan

    Cairnryan

    Cairnryan is a village that overlooks Loch Ryan and is notable for its large modern ferry port.

    19.81 miles away
  29. Cardoness Beach

    Cardoness Beach

    Cardoness shore in Gatehouse of Fleet boasts six bays with small sandy beaches.

    19.88 miles away
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