Activity Weeks

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Want to learn or improve at something? We are putting together specialised activity breaks with expert tutors and guides. Package details have not yet been finalised with the various instructors and activity providers, but meanwhile please contact us (details below left) if you would be interested in any of the following, or indeed in any other activity.

Minimum age 18 in some cases, regrettably, owing to insurance and regulatory burdens.

Meanwhile we can always put you in touch with providers of these activities.


All of these take place on beautiful Loch Ken, just 15-20 minutes away.

Dinghy Sailing
Waterskiing & Wakeboarding

Racket/Ball Games

Tennis coaching (at Gelston)
Squash coaching (at Castle Douglas Squash Club)

Other Sports

Mountain bike skills (on the local 7 Stanes trails)
Clay Pigeon shooting (at Gelston)
Rough game shooting (at Gelston)

Art, Craft & Culture

Watercolour painting
Basket weaving
Wine culture (at Gelston)
Creative writing & poetry (at Gelston)

The Outdoors

Nature observation (please mention any special interests)
Walking the Galloway Hills (guided)

Local info on many of the above

Sports And Outdoors
Cultural Activities

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01556 502211
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