Walk to Rough Island

Taking place at

Dumfries & Galloway

Dates between

2 Mar - 28 Apr


Join the Countryside Team for a guided walk to Rough Island at Rockcliffe. Walk over to the island at low tide and discover the variety of wildlife to be found on the mudflats. Explore the island and enjoy stunning views from the rocky summit over to the Solway coast and the Lake District hills beyond. You’ll also learn about the conservation work that’s carried out at Rockcliffe and Rough Island.

The meeting point for the walk is Rockcliffe Beach, Rockcliffe DG5 4QQ.

Please aim to arrive approx. 15 minutes before the start time.

Please bring suitable outdoor clothing and a waterproof jacket and trousers. Waterproof footwear will also be required. A flask with a hot drink, a snack, binoculars and a camera are also recommended.

Dates & Times

Monday 2 March
Tuesday 17 March
Monday 13 April
Tuesday 28 April


family (2 adults + 2 children)