Things to do in Dumfries & Galloway
THE SAVINGS BANKS MUSEUM
Ruthwell, Dumfries, Dumfries & Galloway, DG1 4NN
The museum, in an 18th century building, charts the history of the savings bank movement and the role played by the Rev Henry Duncan DD - Minister, Author, Antiquarian, Geologist, Publisher, Philanthropist, Artist and Businessman. The museum is...
Activity Centre • Cycling • Fishing • Horse Riding
QUEENSHILL COUNTRY COTTAGES
Felland, Ringford, Castle Douglas, DG7 2AT
Queenshill Country Cottages is set in idyllic surroundings in the heart of Dumfries & Galloway on our 650-acre estate, a mixture of glorious parkland, pretty woodland and undulating hills offering six well maintained and fully equipped self cateri...
Walks & Viewpoints
GALLOWAY FOREST PARK
Forestry Commission, Galloway Forest District, Cree Bridge, Newton Stewart, DG8 6AJ
We are the UK's first dark sky park, access from the North take the A713 or A714 and from the South take the A75. There is also access via an unclassified forestry track from the A714. The park covers areas of Strathclyde, Dumfries and Galloway. S...
CRICHTON GOLF CLUB
Bankend Road, Dumfries, DG1 4TH
9 holes, 5895 yards (over 18 holes), SSS 69, par 70. A wooded parkland course located directly opposite Dumfries & Galloway Royal Infirmary, one mile outside Dumfries on Bankend Road. The Clubhouse has a restaurant and bar. A fun
POWFOOT GOLF CLUB
Cummertrees, Near Annan, Dumfries & Galloway, DG12 5QE
A beautiful James Braid designed course on the Scottish side of the Solway. Fairways are lined with heather and gorse. A true test of golf for all. Tee-times have to be booked in advance. Golf parties are accepted maximum size 40. Festival of Golf...
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
THE WILDFOWL & WETLAND TRUST
Eastpark Farm, Caerlaverock, Dumfries, DG1 4RS
1,400 acre nature reserve. From October to April thousands of wild geese, swans and other birds can be seen from comfortable hides and observation towers. In summer, nature trails meander through flower meadows alive with wildlife. Friendly warden...
CASTLE DOUGLAS GOLF CLUB
Abercromby Road, Castle Douglas, Dumfries & Galloway, DG7 1BA
9 holes, 5400 yards (18), SSS 66, par 68. This is a well laid out 9 hole golf course on the outskirts of the town. The greens and tees are well cared for and are a pleasure to play on. This parkland layout has some very interesting holes, particul...
THE VILLAGE INN
Kirtlebridge, Nr. Gretna, Dumfries and Galloway, DG11 3LZ
From £40.00 per room
1 Family, 1 Double, 1 King-size En-suite
A friendly, peaceful and family run pub, the only pub in the rural village of Kirtlebridge, which is approximately 7-miles from Gretna, and the Borders, and 6-miles from Annan, Dumfries and Galloway. Ideal for the family, stay for a single nigh...
THORNHILL GOLF CLUB
Blacknest, Thornhill, Dumfries And Galloway, DG3 5DW
18-holes, 6102-yards, SSS.70, par 71. Attractive mix of parkland and heathland with spectacular views of the Southern Uplands in beautiful mid-Nithsdale. At 6085 yards with an SSS of 70 it's fairly easy for the high handicapper but the course offe...
LOCHHILL EQUESTRIAN AND TREKKING CENTRE
Ringford, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 2AR
Lochhill provides a wonderful equestrian experience. Here we promise something for all horse lovers, whatever your age or ability. One to three hour treks are available for those wishing to explore the beautiful Galloway countryside on horseback. ...