Marthrown of Mabie, Mabie Forest, Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway, DG2 8HB, GB 01387 247 900
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    Directions to Marthrown of Mabie: Please don’t follow your sat nav as this will lead you to a locked gate!

    For SatNav use: DG2 8HB – only use directions as far as Islesteps

    Follow these instructions or give us a ring if you are unsure of how to find us – please do not knock on doors asking for directions as the residents are getting a bit fed up!!!!!

    • Head out of Dumfries on the Solway Coast road (A710) towards New Abbey, passing through the village of Islesteps.
    • 1.65 miles after the bridge following 30mph sign in Islesteps take the turning up to the right marked Mabie Forest and Mabie House Hotel.
    •  Follow the road up until you get to the sign for Mabie House Hotel, bear left and follow the signs for “Marthrown” between a white building and a wooden one (over a patch of red tarmac), past the bike hire shop (The Shed) and through the gate onto the forest track ignoring the sign saying "No unauthorised vehicles" (Speed limit 15mph). Proceed up the track and go straight across and up the hill at the forest road crossroads after half a mile – we are another half a mile further up on the left.

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