Caledonian MacBrayne summer ferry to Campbeltown (which we used) is a success.
It is not possible to land and access the ferry car park from within Ardrossan Harbour and so we had originally intended arriving at Ardrossan at high water the following day...
at this beach at the south end of the harbour wall, which is only 1m high at this point.
concrete ramp to the esplanade. We were grateful to have our kayak trolleys as it was a further 150m to a small carpark, where we left the kayaks and walked the 1 kilometer back to the 24hr ferry car park to recover the cars. Ardrossan is not the sort of place to leave kayaks unguarded late on a Friday evening, so two of us stayed by the kayaks while two went for the cars.
Karitek Easy Load Roof Rack instead.