Lovely tea room and shop good for shopping for wildlife products and for cakes and snacks. 5.4 miles
Super day out for the family, interesting conservation wetlands area, for conservation of birds. Nice little cafe too.
A rugged and beautiful destination offering open space and tranquil wildlife watching. Wander through wildflower meadows spotting orchids, butterflies and dragonflies, or see our winter migration spectacle.
This spectacular 1,400 acre wild reserve of the Wildlife & Wetlands Trust is situated on the north Solway Coast. From October to April, tens of thousands of Svalbard barnacle geese, swans and other birds can be seen from comfortable hides and observation towers around the site. In summer, walk…
“One for all the family. Amazing ice cream, lovely cafe and lots of activities for all ages.”
“There are numerous walks,a forest park, the nearby New Galloway Forest Park (NB The Merrick) , many coastal stretches particularly Brighouse, Carrick, Kirkcudbright, Auchencairn,Kippford, Forest walks, The Caerlaverock bird reserve, Loch Ken with its bird population and the red Kite trail with the feeding station only 3 miles from here.”
“Really unique three sided castle close to the coast. Excellent visitors centre and cafe . Has events throughout the year that bring the castle's history to life. ”
“The 7 Stanes are seven thrilling mountain biking trail centres in South West Scotland. The cottage is centrally located for five of the trails: Ae, Mabie, Dalbeattie, Glentrool and Kirroughtree. Our cottage makes a fabulous base for exploring the trails whatever your experience. Enjoy relaxing in our comfortable cottage after a hard day on the bike with the peace of mind that your bike is safe in our secure storage after a quick wash with our handy wash down facility. ”
“Brodies serve delicious afternoon teas & their evening meals are wonderful for a special occasion. Tables generally require booking in advance for evenings. www.brodiesofmoffat.co.uk Tel: 01683 222870”