Newton Stewart Walking Festival 2012 :: Shared Description

The annual WalkFest based in Newton Stewart offers a wide range of 28 walks in South West Scotland from moderate to very strenuous over seven days in May. All pictures tagged with this shared description were taken on Walk 2-5 Corsewall Coastal Route on Saturday 12th May 2012, described in the events programme as a 13km (8 Mile) walk with about 250 metres of ascent and moderate plus difficulty.

The walk started at Cairnside (NW9870), going clockwise and following the ups and downs of the coast line past Corsewall Point (NW9772), Milleur Point (NX0173) and Lady Bay (NX0271). Then leaving the coast at Jamiesonís Point (NX0370) past Clachans (NX0270) to finish in the village of Kirkholm (NX0368).

Having completed the walk from 10.00am to 17.15pm I can honestly say that it was a challenging walk with great weather and only an occasional short shower. I suspect we travelled a bit further than 8 miles and that the walk was probably at the strenuous minus level, but it was a cracking day out with views over the North Channel and Ailsa Craig for most of the day. LinkExternal link
by Andy Farrington
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NW9771 : Looking out to Oust Rocks by Andy Farrington
NX0368 : Playing Field by Andy Farrington
NX0371 : Fishing Bothies by Andy Farrington
NX0072 : Dunmurchie by Andy Farrington
NW9872 : Carrickadoyn by Andy Farrington
NX0073 : Stane Wall Path by Andy Farrington
NW9872 : Lighthouse by Andy Farrington
NX0173 : Turning the corner by Andy Farrington
NX0073 : Making Good Time by Andy Farrington
NX0371 : North of Jamieson's Point by Andy Farrington
NW9872 : Ochley Point by Andy Farrington
NW9972 : Cliffs West of Port Mullin by Andy Farrington
NW9771 : Barrack Slouch by Andy Farrington
NW9972 : Port Leen by Andy Farrington
NX0073 : Burnfoot by Andy Farrington
NX0073 : Coast by Dunbeg by Andy Farrington
NX0073 : Dunbeg by Andy Farrington
NX0173 : Milleur Point by Andy Farrington
NX0273 : South of Milleur Point by Andy Farrington
NW9872 : Coast by Carrickadoyn by Andy Farrington
NX0273 : View to Portnauchtry by Andy Farrington
NW9972 : Walking the Cliffs by Andy Farrington
NX0368 : Woodland by St Columba's Well by Andy Farrington
NX0370 : Running up that Hill by Andy Farrington
NX0370 : Communications Mast by Andy Farrington

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Created: Sat, 12 May 2012, Updated: Tue, 15 May 2012

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