Loch Ken Eco Bothies

Off-Grid Holiday Lets

Things to do near loch ken

Loch Ken Eco Bothies are part of the Galloway Activity Centre and visitors can take advantage of the abundance of outdoor activities suitable for everyone - include sailing, windsurfing, kayaking, canoeing, fishing, mountain biking, archery, laser tag, climbing wall and zipwire.

See what adventures you and your family could be up to!

With most activities on-site you can relax by your Bothy and watch the family take part in a range of activities both on and off the water.

Check out the Activity Centre website

Equipment hire and water sports course tuition are also available, see below for more info.

Equipment hire and watersport courses

Equipment Hire

See what equipment can be hired from the Galloway Activity Centre

Taster Sessions

1.5 hr long fun instructor led activity sessions from the Galloway Activity Centre

Watersport Courses

1 day to week long instruction in Sailing Windsurfing and Kayaking.

Activities for all the family

Galloway Red Kite Trail

Discover this fascinating bird of prey, learn how they were re-introduced and visit the feeding station.

Galloway deer park

At the Red Deer Range you can meet and greet our largest land mammals, guided tours are also available.

galloway dark sky park

Galloway Forest Park is one of the darkest places in Scotland, making it a brilliant place to enjoy the stars.

cream o' galloway

For ice cream, activities, farm tours, wildlife walks and more.

the cocoa bean

Indoor and outdoor play, chocolate classes and cafe.


For nature walks, gardens, horse riding and cafe.

7 stanes

Offering some of the best singletrack mountain biking in the UK.

School holiday breaks

Treat the family to an adventure-packed short
break in Scotland this summer.

Things to do during your stay

Stuck for things to do on your holiday? Don't worry, we have something for everybody.

Eco-Bothy Retreats

Our unique accommodation is perfect for a relaxing eco retreat or a short break away.