Things To Do

Waterside Lodge is surrounded by lots of adventurous walks, activities and fun things to do for all guests.  We recommend visiting the Castle ruins at Castle Loch. Our ultimate, favourite walk is around Mill Loch, that’s where you can get the best views of Waterside Lodge.

If you’re looking for a strenuous hike (not for the faint hearted), an adrenaline packed afternoon or a shopping spree of a lifetime - we’ve scouted out the best spots! Navigate the map below to find your interests.

Lochmaben Golf Club - 1 Mile

Castle Loch (Lochmaben Castle) - 1 Mile

Kirk Loch - 1 Mile

Lockerbie Ice Rink - 6 Miles

Dumfries & Galloway aviation museum - 6 Miles

Dalscone Farm- 7 Miles

Caerlaverock Castle - 12 Miles

Grey Mare's Tail Nature Reserve - 14 Miles

7 Stanes Mountain Bike Centre - 25 Miles

Galloway Activity Centre - 35 Miles

Galloway Forest Park - 40 Miles

Ullswater & Aira Force (Waterfalls) - 50 miles

Kielder Water and Forest Park-  50 Miles

Nature trails in forest of Ae!

Recreational fishing!

Discover Scotland!