Family Fun

Family Fun activities in Dumfries and Galloway are diverse, with some great facilities for adrenaline junkies from watersports to mountain balling – to something a little more serene, such as horse riding, walking in the Galloway Forest Park, or taking a swim at one of the leisure pools – or indeed the sea!! Why not experience the UK’s longest zip wire with Laggan Outdoor or trekking in Dalbeattie forest with Barend Riding Centre…

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Mabie Farm Park

Nestled beneath the magnificent Mabie Forest with views over the Solway Firth, Mabie Farm Park is original farm fun that’s delightful for all ages in all types of weather! Just outside Dumfries in Southern Scotland, Mabie Farm Park captures the essence and feel of an original working farm, READ MORE

Address:Burnside Farm Mabie Dumfries DG2 8EZ
Tel:01387 259666
Web: http://www.mabiefarmpark.co.uk/
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cream-ogalloway

If you would like any information or suggestions for creating your perfect day at Cream o’ Galloway, please give us a ring on 01557 814 040 or 815 222 and we’d be happy to chat through the options. Pre-booking events online will save you 10% READ MORE

Tel:01557 814040
Email: 815222
Web: http://www.creamogalloway.co.uk/
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Galloway Activity Centre

Situated on the bank of Loch Ken in south west Scotland, the Galloway Activity Centre caters for families, individuals and groupsalike. On site you will find the Waterfront Cafe which can seat over 100 people, serving delicious homemade baking. There is also the Clubhouse which can be hired for a wide range of functions. We welcome Corporate group meetings, Birthday Parties, Presentations, Weddings and anything else you can think of. READ MORE

Address:Parton Loch Ken Castle Douglas DG7 3NQ
Tel:01556502011
Web: http://www.lochken.co.uk/
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Grey Mare's Tail Nature Reserve

The Grey Mare's Tail It is easy to see how Grey Mare’s Tail got its name as you gaze at the tall, thin line of white frothing water. The waterfall, one of the UK’s highest, plunges 60m down into the Moffat Water Valley. READ MORE

Address:Reserve Moffat Valley Moffat Dumfries & Galloway DG10 9DP
Tel:0844 493 2249
Web: http://www.nts.org.uk/Property/Grey-Mares-Tail-Nature-Reserve/
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Broughton House and Gardens

Broughton House And Garden its fascinating garden shows the influences of Hornel's time in Japan and is always full of colour, a real haven for relaxing and taking in the beautiful grounds READ MORE

Address:12 High Street Kirkcudbright DG6 4JX
Tel:0844 493 2246
Web: http://www.nts.org.uk/Property/Broughton-House-Garden/About/
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Castle Douglas Cycle Centre

Castle Douglas Cycle centre is located in the centre of the picturesque and thriving market town of Castle Douglas. We are a bike shop catering for all the family, servicing Dumfries and Galloway in South West Scotland, home of the 7 stanes mountain bike trails. READ MORE

Address:11 Church Street Castle Douglas Kirkcudbrightshire. DG7 1EA
Tel:01556 504542
Web: http://www.cdbikes.co.uk/
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Mereshead RSPB Reserve

Discover the breathtaking scenery and wildlife that's typical of this region. MerSehead RSPB Reserve is set between the beautiful Solway coastline and rolling, heather-clad hills, Mersehead is a wildlife haven, suporting huge numbers of birds, flowering plants and invertebrates READ MORE

Address:Southwick Dumfries DG2 8AH
Tel:01387 780579
Web: http://www.rspb.org.uk/reserves/guide/m/mersehead/directions.aspx
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Barstobrick Visitor Centre and Farm Shop

The air, water and land around Barstobrick visitor centre is bursting with an abundance of wildlife and you’re welcome to come and explore. Undoubtedly the most spectacular sights are the Red Kites which soar through the skies as they catch the up draughts from the surrounding hills. READ MORE

Address:Barstobrick Castle Douglas Dumfries and Galloway DG7 2AU
Tel:01557 820112
Web: http://www.barstobrick.co.uk/home
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Dalscone Farm

Dalscone Farm Fun is a family fun farm located in Dumfries. It's large outdoor play area's include tramplines, pedal karts, go karts, crazy golf and play equipment, as well as it's large variety of animals where you will encounter llamas, donkeys, goats, pigs and moreWe also have an indoor huge soft play area with ball cannons and slides, a cafe selling tea, coffee, juice, cakes, baguettes and more READ MORE

Address:Edinburgh Road Dumfries DG1 1SE
Tel:01387 254445
Web: http://dalsconefarmfun.co.uk/index.htm
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Gretna Green Famous Blacksmiths Shop,

Travelling towards Gretna Green Famous Blacksmiths Shop, you first notice up ahead of you the famous black and white building, which is the historic marriage venue popular to eloping couples since 1754. Nowadays couples come from all over the world to marry, with all their guests in tow. Gretna Green Famous Blacksmith Shop READ MORE

Address:Gretna Green Dumfries and Galloway DG16 5EA
Tel:01461 338441
Web: http://www.gretnagreen.com/
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The Farmer's Den

The Farmer's Den is the name of our soft play areas in both Dumfries and Annan . An indoor soft play centre in a clean and safe environment, 'The Farmer's Den' is great for children, up to the age of 10 years old, to burn off energy. With a cafe on site, READ MORE

Address:33 Glasgow Street Dumfries DG2 9AG
Tel:01387 249100
Web: http://www.mabiefarmpark.co.uk/?page_id=143
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Galloway Forest Park

Stretching from seashore to mountaintops, The Galloway Forest Park has an outstanding variety of wildlife. Red and Roe Deer thrive in this woodland park while mighty birds of prey patrol the skies READ MORE

Address:Forestry Park Offices 26 Main Street St Johns Town of Dalry Caste Douglas DG7 3UW
Tel:01671 402420
Web: http://gallowayforestpark.com/
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Kirkcudbright Swimming Pool

Welcome to Kirkcudbright swimming pool . Opened in 1997 our safe, clean swimming pool measures 20m x 8.5m. The water depth is 0.9m, graduating to maximum depth of 1.5m in the deepest part of the pool. READ MORE

Address:Kirkcudbright Swimming Pool Castledykes Road, KIRKCUDBRIGHT, DG6 4AW
Tel:01557 331881
Web: http://kirkcudbrightswimmingpool.co.uk/index.asp
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Dumfries Ice Bowl

The Ice Bowl in Dumfries is the region's largest ice rink, offering a wide range of different ice activities for you to take part in. Whether you are brushing up your curling or skating skills, or trying out for the first time, there is something for everyone at the Ice bowl! READ MORE

Address:King Street Dumfries DG2 9AN
Tel:01387 251300
Web: http://www.dumgal.gov.uk/index.aspx?articleid=4129
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Laggan Outdoor Activity Centre

laggan outdoor activity centre are lucky to be situated in the most beautiful surroundings, which are lush with things to see and do. From walks up in the heather topped hills behind the Snugs, to the beach, only a few minutes drive, the countryside offers so much to explore. READ MORE

Address:Gatehouse Fleet, Castle Douglas Dumfries and Galloway DG7 2ES
Tel:01557 840217
Web: http://www.lagganoutdoor.co.uk/index.htm
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Galloway Wildlife Conservation Park

Galloway Wildlife Conservation Park. Galloway Wildlife Conservation Park is now closed to the public after more than 15 years, theRead more » READ MORE

Address:Lochfergus Plantation, Kirkcudbright DG6 4XX
Tel:01557 331645
Web: http://gallowaywildlife.co.uk/index.php