A day in Gatehouse of Fleet and Mossyard beach

Discovering Gatehouse of Fleet and Mossyard Bay, Scotland | PACK THE SUITCASES

We had a day out in Gatehouse of Fleet and nearby Mossyard Bay during our recent holiday to Kirkcudbright in Dumfries & Galloway, Scotland. It’s quite a good combo for a day out, because it’s always good to do a town in the morning, eat, and then do something beachy/rural later. Gatehouse of Fleet used to be the industrial centre of South West Scotland, with mills, its own port, and all that kind of thing going down. It’s quite small, with one main high street. It’s quiet, surrounded by rolling hills, and on the banks of the river Fleet. The kind of place you can stroll round at your own pace.

Here’s what there is to get up to on a day in and around Gatehouse…

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