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Walking Scotland End to End: The Southern Upland Way


Southern Upland Way Southern Uplands Way Southern Uplands WaySouthern Upland Way   Dumfries & Galloway - 25 Walks Scottish Borders - 25 Walks St.Cuthbert's Way - Official Guide  Walking the Southern Upland Way Across Scotland on Foot   

Ochils and Campsie Fells  The Pentland Hills  The Border Country  Galloway Hills


Route Map: Scotland End to End Route Map


Itinerary: Place to Place routes


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Portpatrick

Portpatrick

Portpatrick is a village amid steep cliffs on the extreme south-westerly tip of mainland Scotland.

Built next to the ruins of  Dunskey Castle, the position of Portpatrick on the Rhins of Galloway 

offers views of the Northern Irish coast from clifftop walks and beaches.  

The Gulf Stream gives a pleasant climate enabling subtropical plantlife to flourish.

Originally a fishing village the harbour remains the focal point of the village.





Knock Bay

                                                                                                 Knock Bay


Castle Kennedy

                                                                                                 Castle Kennedy



River Tweed

                                                                                  River Tweed

The Tweed is one of the great salmon rivers of Great Britain.




Ruined Cottage at Cogshead from Southern Upland Way from Sanquar to Wanlockhead

                               Ruined Cottage at Cogshead from Southern Upland Way from Sanquar to 
Wanlockhead



Wanlockhead from Stood Hill

                                                                                                 Wanlockhead from Stood Hill





Devil's Beef Tub

                                                                                                 Devil's Beef Tub

The Devil's Beef Tub is a dramatic hollow in the hills north of  Moffat.

The name derives from its use by the Border Reivers to hide stolen cattle.

The 500ft ( 150m ) deep hollow is formed by four hills:-

Great Hill, Peat Knowe, Annanhead Hill, and Ericstane Hill.

It is one of the two main sources of the River Annan.  




The Town of Moffat in the Borders Region of Southern Scotland

The Town of Moffat





The Grey Mare's Tail Waterfall on ascent to White Coomb

The "Grey Mare's Tail" Waterfall beneath White Coomb near Moffat

Grey Mare's Tail is a 60 metre ( 200ft ) hanging-valley waterfall.





Great Hill

                                                                                                 Great Hill
( 1527ft, 465m )




Loch Trool in the Galloway Hills

Loch Trool in the Galloway Hills




St.Mary's Loch

                                                                                                 St. Mary's Loch

St Mary's Loch is the largest natural loch in the Borders Region of Scotland.

It lies some 72km ( 45 miles ) south of Edinburgh between 
Selkirk and Moffat

 in the valley of the Yarrow Water.





St.Mary's Loch

                                                                                                 St. Mary's Loch



Yair Bridge

                                                                                                 Yair Bridge




Abbey Church at Abbey St.Bathans

                                                                         Abbey Church at Abbey St.Bathans



Approach to Lauder

                                                                        Approach to Lauder




Tolbooth in Lauder

Tolbooth in Lauder




Cove Harbour

                                                                        Cove Harbour near Cockburnspath

Cockburnspath is a village near the North Sea coast between Berwick-upon-Tweed and Edinburgh.

It is at the eastern extremity of the Southern Upland Way.





St. Abbs fishing village on the coast of Berwickshire

                                                                                            Harbour at St. Abbs

St. Abbs is a small fishing village on the southeast coast of Berwickshire in Scotland.

The village was originally known as Coldingham Shore but the name was changed to St. Abbs. 

The new name derived from St Abb's Head - a rocky promontory ( named after St. Aebbe ) north of the village.





St. Abbs fishing village on the coast of Berwickshire

                                                                         St. Abbs fishing village on the coast of Berwickshire



St. Abbs Head on the coast of Berwickshire

                                                                         St. Abbs Head on the coast of Berwickshire




St. Abbs Head on the coast of Berwickshire

                                                                         St. Abbs Head on the coast of Berwickshire




Lighthouse at St. Abbs Head on the coast of Berwickshire

                                                                         Lighthouse at St. Abbs Head on the coast of Berwickshire


Lighthouse at St. Abbs Head on the coast of Berwickshire

                                                                         Lighthouse at St. Abbs Head on the coast of Berwickshire

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