Local Attractions

  • Wild Seasons

    Wild Seasons works to promote nature-based and wildlife tourism in Dumfries & Galloway.

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  • Galloway Sailing & Multi Activity Centre

    Offering a range of activities from sailing, windsurfing, power boating, kayaking, canoeing, archery, quad biking, mountain biking and climbing, Instructor training to family fun days.

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  • Loch Ken Water Ski & Wakeboard School

    Loch Ken Water Ski School has a cutting edge water-ski & wakeboard boat and a highly trained professional team. This unique location offers glassy, calm conditions and an exceptional level of tuition.

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  • Galloway Forest Park

    300 square miles of mixed landscape - yours to explore! Galloway has some of Scotland’s most amazing wildlife - but without the long drive north! Red Squirrels, Otter, Pine Marten, Black Grouse, Golden Eagles, Red Deer and even Nightjar.

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  • Cream o' Galloway

    Join a farm tour, spot wildlife, enjoy local & ethical food, indulge in an ice cream sundae and let off steam in the natural adventure playground built for adults & kids.

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  • Fishing the South West of Scotland

    Fishing information in South West Scotland and beyond.

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  • CatStrand

    Located in New Galloway, offering a year round programme of theatre, music, comedy, storytelling, workshops, exhibitions films and community events.

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  • Gem Rock Museum

    Gem Rock Museum has one of the finest private collections of gemstones, crystals, minerals rocks and fossils in the UK.

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  • Ken Dee Marshes

    This tranquil reserve plays host to many exciting winter visitors, including Greenland white-fronted and greylag geese. Spring is also an excellent time to visit, when redstarts and pied flycatchers fly in to join the resident willow tits.

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  • Lochside Theatre

    Located in Castle Douglas offers a wide variety of entertainment take a look at the web site for up-to-date events.

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  • Mabie Farm Park

    Located in Dumfries, is a great day out for all the family. Attractions include, animal feeding, astroslide, boat pond, bouncy castle, cable slide, donkey rides, grass slide, pedal go-karts, pets corner, play park, play barn, pond, quad bikes, sand pits, toy tractors and trampolines.

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  • Real Dog Training Scotland

    If you are a dog owner, local or on holiday, why not go along to Dalry Town Hall on a Tuesday night (except every 3rd Tuesday of the month) and enjoy a social evening with one of the countries leading dog trainers - Eric Broadhurst. Eric is locally known as 'The Dalry Dog Whisperer' and has trained dogs & cats for TV & film including; Coronation Street, Cracker, Prime Suspect and Sherlock Holmes to name just a few.

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  • Visit Dumfries and Galloway

    For further information about what is around and about in Dumfries and Galloway, you can find it all here.

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