Embrace the great outdoors in the forests and woodlands of Dumfries & Galloway. Go for a woodland walk, watch for wildlife or simply take a seat and watch the world go by from one of the region’s beautiful forests or woodlands. This area has a variety of outdoor places for you to visit.
Galloway Forest Park is a fantastic place to spend a day. Spread across the regions of Dumfries & Galloway and Ayrshire & Arran, you can explore 300 square miles of lush green forest, heather-clad hills and tranquil valleys. Attractions include the Red Deer Range, the Wild Goat Park, and the clear night skies which have given Galloway Forest Park the title of the first Dark Sky Park in the UK.