Links – Owl Cote & The Bird’s Nest


Links – Owl Cote & The Bird’s Nest, below are some links to some other websites you may find useful while planning your holiday at Owl Cote or The Bird’s Nest.

Kirkcudbright – Established as a Royal Burgh in 1455, Kirkcudbright has always been supported by a busy fishing trade. Behind the harbour the streets have housed generations of creative artists, a tradition maintained today by a flourishing colony of painters and craftworkers.

The Whitehouse Gallery – The Whitehouse Gallery is a contemporary art & craft gallery, based in the historic artist town of Kirkcudbright, South West Scotland.

7stanes Mountain Biking – Scotland’s Biking Heaven – The 7stanes are seven mountain biking trail centres spanning the south of Scotland.

Southern Upland Way – Follow the Southern Upland Way through beautiful countryside to Abbey St Bathans, hidden away in the wooded valley of the Whiteadder Water.

The Galloway Red Kite Trail – The Galloway Red Kite Trail, an exciting birdwatching opportunity to view spectacular red kites in lovely scenery is now attracting the attention of walkers, cyclists, wildlife lovers and birdwatchers in Dumfries and Galloway and from much further afield.

Cream O’Galloway – Deliciously good fun! – Organic ice cream maker, with company profile, product range, location and details for organised educational visits and days out for families at Rainton.

Our closest attraction to Owl Cote & The Bird’s Nest, you can even walk there from the house if energetic.  Superb ice cream/huge outdoor play area and more.

The Cocoa Bean Chocolate Factory – Just a 15 minutes drive from Owl Cote & The Bird’s Nest. Go to the Cocoabean for a day full of fun for all the family.

Kids make chocolate creations in our interactive workshops and explore the extensive indoor play areas, outdoor play areas and soft play.

Enjoy lunch in the Cocoabean Café and don’t forget to take home some tasty treats from thefactory chocolate shop. The best and most enjoyable visitor attraction in Dumfries & Galloway.

Laggan Outdoor Activity Centre – Again a 15 minutes drive from Owl Cote & The Bird’s Nest, Laggan Outdoor Activity Centre offer adventure and recreational experiences for all the family.

Set in the heart of Dumfries & Galloway, on the hills above the solway coast, you really will struggle to find a more stunning location.