Galloway Activity Centre

Dumfries and Galloway, Castle Douglas

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A friendly, family run outdoors centre situated on the banks of Loch Ken in Dumfries and Galloway

Nestled in the heart of the Galloway Hills beside the tranquil Loch Ken, the Galloway Activity Centre is a friendly, family run outdoors centre boasting beautiful lake views. Offering the perfect environment for families and individuals to enjoy a range of land and water based activities and water sports tuition, the Centre promises an unforgettable getaway for everyone.
In addition to the excellent onsite family-friendly facilities, the Centre is also within close proximity to some fantastic walking and hiking along the Southern Upland Way, mountain biking trails in the 7stanes, and fishing on Loch Ken.

The Galloway Activity Centre offers a variety of accommodation ranging from lodges and cabins to camping pitches overlooking the lake. There are tipis and yurts for adventure-lovers and those wanting a wilderness experience, while brand new off-grid Eco-Bothies cater for campers wanting a bit of luxury, complete with wood-fired hot tubs.
Modern toilet blocks feature free hot showers and toilets, washing up facilities, and a laundry. An onsite shop sells groceries and camping essentials and a café serves delicious home cooked fare. A plethora of onsite activities is available for the whole family from kayaking, sailing, and windsurfing to archery, a climbing tower, outdoor laser games and mountain biking. The famous
Wobbly Waterpark is a must for adrenalin junkies who can slip, slide, swim or be catapulted through the air on a variety of water slides and rides.

Open from 1st Jan to 31st Dec
Loch Ken, Castle Douglas, Dumfries and Galloway, DG7 3NQ, Scotland


  • Family-friendly park with lakeside views
  • Variety of accommodation for all tastes
  • Loads of water and land-based activities for all ages
  • Home to the popular Wobbly Waterpark

Great for

Family Fun
Walking and Hiking
Outdoor Activities
Scenic Views

Facilities and things nearby

Bikes for hire
Chemical disposal
Drying room
Internet access
TV room
Washing up facilities
Food shop
Public transport

Good to know

Motorcycles allowed
Dogs allowed


GPS: 55.0398°N, 4.0954°W

We are situated ten miles north of Castle Douglas on the A713 road to Ayr.К The main route through the region is the A75 Gretna to Stranraer road.

  • Glasgow Prestwick Airport - 61 km
  • Campbeltown Airport - 111 km
  • Perth/Scone Airport - 162 km
  • Cairnryan - 59 km
  • Troon - 67 km
  • Douglas - 101 km

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Currently, Galloway Activity Centre is not bookable through Campsited.
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