About Castle O'er Forest
This large conifer forest offers three waymarked walks, with the chance to explore archaeological remains amidst peaceful surroundings.
Each walk has its own car park, which are all situated along the west side of the White Esk River.
How to get there:
Castle O'er Forest is part of Forests of the Southern Uplands. Eskdalemuir, Lockerbie, and Langholm are the nearest towns or villages.
Reach Eskdalemuir on the B723 from Lockerbie, or the B709 from Langholm, then head south on the minor road to Castle O'er.
There are separate car parks at Bessie's Hill, Castle O'er and Kings Pool - with walks starting from each one.
The nearest train station is in Lockerbie.
OS Grid Reference: NY2494
For details of public transport visit http://www.travelinescotland.com
Start your visit from:Castle O'er Car Park
Bessie's Hill Car Park