Lochmaben – the place with the Castles and Lochs has a lot to offer.

Local Walking Routes

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In Lochmaben and its district, there are several beautiful and compelling reasons to take a walk and explore the area.
Here are some reasons to walk in this scenic location
Stunning Landscape: Including picturesque lochs, rolling hills, and charming countryside, also immerse yourself in the natural beauty and enjoy the tranquillity of the surroundings.
Historical Sites: The area is steeped in history, with several historical sites waiting to be explored.
Nature and Wildlife: A chance to encounter the local wildlife, and observe the diverse flora and fauna in their natural habitat. Birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts will particularly appreciate the abundance of wildlife in the area.
Peaceful Retreat: An ideal place to find solace, and enjoy walking along tranquil paths and scenic routes that can help you relax and rejuvenate.
Walking Trails: Well-maintained walking trails are suitable for different levels of walkers, choose from leisurely strolls or more challenging hikes, there are routes to suit all preferences and fitness levels.
Health Benefits: Walking is a great form of exercise that offers numerous health benefits, it can help improve cardiovascular fitness, and weight management, and promotes overall well-being.
Remember to dress appropriately for the weather and terrain and respect any local guidelines or restrictions while exploring Lochmaben and its district on foot.

Enjoy your walking adventure – just choose on the map!

A reminder to Take only photographs, Leave only footprints

When walking in the countryside, please
– Be safe – plan ahead and follow any signs
– Leave gates and property as you find them
– Protect plants and animals, and take your litter home
– Keep dogs under close control
– Consider other people

Please be aware that both Castle and Mill Lochs are Site of Special Scientific Interest (SSSI) and should be treated with respect.

DISCLAIMER: Please read it - you assume responsibility!
Lochmaben Community Council does not accept any liability

Please note that the suggested community walking or cycling routes are provided for informational purposes only.

Participants undertake these routes at their own risk and should exercise caution and follow all relevant safety guidelines.

The organizers and creators of these routes are not liable for any accidents, injuries, or damages that may occur during the activities.