About Carrick Forest Drive
A two way forest drive connecting Loch Doon with Stinchar Bridge. It offers one of the easiest ways of becoming more familiar with some of Ayrshire's finest mountain scenery.
Viewpoints along the length of the drive offer fantastic views of the Galloway Hills. Various picnic areas and an adventure play area at Loch Riecawr.
There is a £2.00 day tariff for using the forest drive. The ticket expires at midnight.
How to get there:
Loch Doon is situated one mile south of Dalmellington. Turn off the A713 - signed Galloway Forest Park. Follow this road for roughly 8 miles along the side of Loch Doon.
OS Grid Reference: NX 956396
For details of public transport visit http://www.travelinescotland.com
What's on in Galloway Forest Park
- Forest Park Festival Friday 11 April 2014 to Monday 14 April 2014
- Easter at Kirroughtree 2014 Sunday 20 April 2014
|Carrick - Loch Doon Facilities.|
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closed The carrick Forest Drive is due to reopen on the 4th May 2014
|Click here to find out what else you can do in this forest.|
|Galloway Forest District