There really is nowhere quite like the South of Scotland. The region is just about one of the most friendly and enticing places to visit particularly if you are a keen angler.

With mile after mile of breathtaking coastline and more lochs and rivers than you can shake a rod at the South West has everything necessary to satisfy the most hard to please angler.

At Barncrosh we offer a selection of holiday cottages for varying sizes of groups.
Superbly positioned for sea anglers or for trying your luck on the many rivers in the area.

For all information relating to fishing in the local area around Barncrosh please visit Fish Galloway.

At Barncrosh we have two of our own private fishing ponds located a short drive from Barcnrosh. Permits for full day or half day can be purchased from reception.

The ponds are stocked with trout and we allow fly fishing with barbless hooks.

You may keep the first catch but all others to be returned please.

Water sports

From Portpatrick to Kirkcudbright and Kippford, the picturesque harbours along the Solway Coast provide excellent sailing. Inland, Loch Ken offers water-skiing, sailing, canoeing and windsurfing. Fishing is popular, with the choice of sea-angling or trying your luck on rivers, lochs and reservoirs.