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Threave Castle

A lovely walk with good paths by the water. Places to sit and eat a packed lunch. Viewing huts to nip into and spot all the different wildlife that call this place home.

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Threave gardens

A garden for all seasons and a haven for wildlife, with an osprey platform and bat reserve

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Screel

A tough climb, but the reward is stunning views over the Rough Firth and Auchencairn Bay.

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Galloway Faerie Trail

Doubters be prepared to believe! Enter the enchanted world of faeries along this 1km buggy and wheelchair friendly trail. Dog's are welcome too!

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Knockbrex

At Knockbrex you'll see what appears to be a folly of some age, however this was built in the 20th century as a Bathhouse. Spend some time here and see if you can find the cave by the slipway...

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cally Temple

Tucked away in the Cally Woods is an 18th contrary gothic tower, known as The Temple. 

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Carrick

Carrick links to many good walking routes from knockbrex view point, to Borgue, to Sandgreen. 

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Sandgreen Beach

From swimming, watersports and rock pooling to a family game of rounder’s, bring your beach toy's and get digging!

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Kirroughtree visitor centre

Great for walking and mountain biking. Different trails for all skill levels. The visitor centre is also dog friendly.

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Red deer range

Get the chance to see these beautiful creatures up close in a natural environment. Around 25 red deer live there – watch for them from the viewing area and hide.

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Loch Stroan viaduct

Take the Black Water Trail around part of the loch starting at the viaduct. Allow an hour for this trail.

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Red kites

The Galloway Kite Trail is an exciting opportunity to view spectacular red kites in lovely scenery  and is a great attraction for walkers, cyclists, wildlife lovers and birdwatchers.