Galloway Forest Park

Hiking adventures #2 The Merrick

27 August 2021

Conquer southwest Scotland’s highest peak – the Merrick! It’s a day trip from Wigtown and if you choose only one hill walk or hike during your stay it should be this one. At 843m high, The Merrick is the highest peak in these parts and known as a Corbett in hill height classification. Family activity…

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Are you up for a biking challenge in heart of Galloway?

20 June 2021

The inaugural Raiders Gravel Galloway is a team stage cycling event taking place from 7-10 October 2021. Across the three race stages riders explore the Galloway and Southern Ayrshire UNESCO Biosphere. Organisers Golazo Cycling UK state: “This premium all-inclusive event has the optimal mix of adventure, entertainment, culture and relaxation, guaranteeing an unforgettable time in…

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