Galloway Activity Centre

Attractions in Parton


Galloway Activity Centre


Galloway Activity Centre occupies a stunning location on the banks of Loch Ken in Dumfries and Galloway, South West Scotland. With our team of expert adventure instructors and our beautful surroundings we specialise in providing exciting and memorable holidays in a safe and friendly family atmosphere. Catering for families, groups and individuals, you can choose from popular short taster sessions, full day activities, certified courses and instructor training under the professional guidance of our skilled team. Experience the best that Scotland has to offer with fun activities to suit all on the beautiful shores of Loch Ken. We have fun activity taster sessions for families and individuals, activity holiday options and watersports tuition from beginner right up to instructor qualifications. If you’re looking to get active outdoors in Scotland then look no further, check out what options are available and let your adventure start here! Galloway Activity Centre offers a wide range of eclectic accommodation, from our bunkhouse lodge (sleeps 20) to Loch Side Cabins, Mongolian Yurts and much much more.


When you think of adventure and activity centres nowadays, you could be forgiven for instantly thinking Wales, however, despite there being a huge amount of activity centres in Wales, Scotland has just as many, if not more! Here at the Galloway Activity Centre (GAC) in the south of the country, they have been doing adventure and activity for years and they’re getting better at it, year after year! Experienced instructors, state of the art facilities and amazing accommodation is the order of the day here at the GAC and on the day I was there, Visit Scotland were filming their next promotional advert on the lake, that’s just how much they are highly thought of there! I also want to use some of my short amount of words to tell you about how great their waterside cafe is and whilst tucking in to some tasty food, you can have a panoramic view of the lake!

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Contact Us

Loch Ken , Shirmers Bridge,
Parton, Castle Douglas , DG7 3NQ

01556-502 011



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