Galloway Activity Centre

Galloway Activity Centre.

Galloway activity centre

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.

At the Galloway Activity Centre we offer a wide range of wet activities.The fresh non-tidal waters of Loch Ken provide a fun and safe environment for a range of water sports. These include Sailing, Windsurfing, Powerboating, Kayaking, Canoeing and much more. On the dry side, chose from Outdoor Laser Quest, Climbing Wall, Zip Wire,Leap of faith, Jacobs Ladder, Tree Climb, Mountain Biking and Archery .Create your very own bespoke package with options from as short as a 1/4 day taster to week long multi activity course.

There is a variety of accomodation ranging from our Bunkhouse Lodge which sleeps 20, our Loch Side Cabins which sleep between 2 - 6, for the more adventurous check out our Tipi (wigwam)  and Mongolian Yurt, or there are Camping Pitches over looking the loch.

  • Award-winning activity holidays on the shores of Loch Ken
  • Laser combat, watersports, archery, climbing, zipwiring and more
  • Café serving evening meals and breakfast

Activity seekers and adrenaline champs – come and ken the place for you. Zip your way along to Galloway Activity Centre on the shores of Loch Ken in Scotland’s southwest for a shipshape activity hol, whether you’re planning on plunging into water alongside your beloved, paddling about as part of a group, or taking the family along to try (and fail) to show them who’s boss with a bow and arrow.

Even the views here are champion, with roomy pitches overlooking Loch Ken and the Galloway Hills, and there are loads of other active options in the area too: have a surf of the local attractions from the tab on the right.

Galloway Activity Centre has assembled a winning line-up whether guests are happier on land or in the safe non-tidal waters of Loch Ken, with a huge range of activities and outdoor equipment to tackle: outdoor laser combat games, archery, climbing, paddle sports, windsurfing, sailing, mountain biking, zip wires… take your pick then design your own activity package to mix it all up.

After all that energy burning, you might be chuffed to know that the centre has a TV for night time chilling, and that evening nosh (as well as brekkie) is available at the site café. Toilets and showers are available in the clubhouse, which is open all night.

Most folk who visit Galloway Activity Centre find more than enough to do on site, but if you do decide to explore the area you’ll be on a winning streak whether you stick close to home or get into the car for a drive around Dumfries to visit award-winning gardens, National Trust Scotland sites, championship golf courses or the many nature reserves and wildlife havens: Dumfries and Galloway has a famed Red Kite Trail, red squirrel sanctuaries and seabirds by the thousands at the Mull of Galloway.

The activity centre is right on the edge of the Galloway Forest National Park, where you can take a break from all the activity by gazing upwards: the park was the first Dark Sky Park in the UK and has the darkest skies in Europe because of its remote location.

Elsewhere, there are three hundred square miles to explore, the 7Stanes trails beloved by mountain bikers, that Red Kite Trail (and a Red Deer Range). Drop into one of the visitor centres for armfuls of info and ideas: there are centres at Kirroughtree, Glentrool and Clatteringshaws.

  • Award-winning activity holidays on the shores of Loch Ken
  • Laser combat, watersports, archery, climbing, zipwiring and more
  • Café serving evening meals and breakfast

Activity seekers and adrenaline champs – come and ken the place for you. Zip your way along to Galloway Activity Centre on the shores of Loch Ken in Scotland’s southwest for a shipshape activity whether you’re planning on plunging into water alongside your beloved, paddling about as part of a group, or taking the family along to try (and fail) to show them who’s boss