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 : View to Oust Rocks by Andy Farrington
NX0369 : View up Clachan Hill by Andy Farrington
NX0173 : Cliffs above Boak Port by Andy Farrington
NW9872 : Portaclearys by Andy Farrington
NX0369 : Brae Face Plantation by Andy Farrington
NX0370 : Portbeg Cottage by Andy Farrington
NX0272 : North of Marsh Slung by Andy Farrington
NW9972 : Waterfall by Andy Farrington
NX0173 : View from Milleur Point by Andy Farrington
NX0273 : South of Milleur Point by Andy Farrington
NX0072 : Burnfoot by Andy Farrington
NX0369 : Shore of Loch Ryan by Andy Farrington
NX0368 : Track to Kirkcolm School by Andy Farrington
NW9972 : Burn at Port Leen by Andy Farrington
NX0271 : Lady Bay by Andy Farrington
NW9972 : Gully by Port Leen by Andy Farrington
NW9772 : Path south of Corsewall by Andy Farrington
NW9972 : Dundream by Andy Farrington
NW9770 : Times Past by Andy Farrington
NW9772 : Ships Slouch by Andy Farrington
NX0073 : Caspin by Andy Farrington
NX0368 : Kirkland by Andy Farrington
NX0072 : Burnfoot by Andy Farrington
NX0273 : Portnauchtry Hill by Andy Farrington
NW9972 : All Blue at Dundream by Andy Farrington

... and 159 more images.

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

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