Loch Ken

Information on Loch Ken in Dumfries & Galloway for watersports, holiday parks and accommodation.

Loch Ken is a 9 mile long freshwater loch in Dumfries & Galloway, southern Scotland. The loch is fed by the Water of Ken and River Dee. The loch is fast becomming a leisure and watersport hot spot.

The Loch Ken Water Ski & Wakeboard School, as seen below, is situated on the east side of Loch Ken at Loch Ken Marina, next to the A713. Activities catered for include: Mono Skiing, Slalom Skiing, Waterskiing, Wakeboarding, Banana Boats and Speed Boat Trips. Map.

The Galloway Activity Centre is situated on the east side of Loch Ken next to the A713. The centre has a waterfront cafe, and caters for : Sailing, Windsurfing, Powerboating, Kayaking, Canoeing, Outdoor Laser Quest, Archery, Mountain Biking, Orienteering, Climbing/Abseiling and more. Map.

 

The Loch Ken Holiday Park is a Scottish Tourist Board 4 star holiday park situated on the east side of Loch Ken by the A713. This is a peaceful haven next to an RSPB bird reservation, the "Galloway Kite Trail" and the Galloway Forest Park, which offers our visitors many opportunities to walk, climb, cycle and bird watch. The park has a number of static holiday homes for hire, also, tent and touring van pitches. Map.

Glenlaggan Lodges and Touring Park is situated on the east side of Loch Ken by Loch Ken Marina. The touring park caters for five Caravan Club tourers at a time, and some lodges may be available for hire. Map.

The town of Castle Douglas is situated a few miles south of Loch Ken, and the village of New Galloway is situated a few miles north of Loch Ken.

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