Abernethy Barcaple (Amazing Summer)


Jul 29 2021


10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Abernethy Barcaple is located in a secluded setting in the rolling hills of Dumfries and Galloway near Castle Douglas and Kirkcudbright. This activity is available to children aged between 5 and 18 years old in Dumfries and Galloway that have a disability and their siblings.

They will have to opportunity to do kayaking, archery, abseiling and wall climbing at the centre. The day will run from arrival at 10am where they will split into 2 groups where they will work as a team during the activities, this will give the children opportunities to create friendships.

We will then have a break for lunch 12am – 1pm – lunch will be provided at the venue.  Please advise us of any dietary requirements.

They will then continue with their activities after lunch in their groups.

Travel will also be covered for this activity.  We will ask you to complete a travel form on the day.

You must contact the PIN team directly to book this event – parentsinclusion@gmail.com

This activity is funded by Dumfries and Galloway Council Amazing Summer funding. If you would like to see what other opportunities are available for your child through this funding you can visit the Amazing Summer website.

We need to know the following information for the children attending.

  • Full Name
  • Postcode
  • Year of Birth
  • School or college they attend
  • Do they have a disability or additional support need
  • Are they from an minority ethnic background

Some of our events require members book a space. Our events are open to all our members and we provide the vast majority of our events for free, however on occasion we may ask for a contribution from out members.

If this event requires you to book a space, a booking form will be shown below. If you would like to attend an event and it requires to be booked, please book a ticket and we will confirm your place via email.

Please note, our school holiday activities are regularly oversubscribed, therefore we will allocate places fairly to ensure all our members are able to attend.  Only once you receive our confirmation email, will your place at an event be confirmed.



Need to speak to the team? Call our office during standard working hours at 01387 252683