Langholm is a beautiful town in which to unwind and relax, and also offers many activities and things to do.  Langholm offers something for everyone, and Carnlea is a warm and friendly place to return to after each days activities.

Langholm is a town renowned for its fantastic fishing locations.  The River Esk runs directly through Langholm, and anglers can enjoy an excellent fishing experience at a reasonable price.

The season for Salmon is from the 1st February to 31st of October and Sea Trout from 1st May to 15th of October.  Visit Esk and Liddle Fisheries website.

Langholm offers a haven for walkers.  The scenery is beautiful and the peaceful walking routes are considered to be amongst the best in Scotland.  Discover the breathtaking hills of Eskdale for yourself.

For full and detailed information on all of the routes available, we recommend you visit the Langholm Walks website.


There is a nine hole golf course in Langholm.  Non-members are welcome to arrive and play at the Langholm Golf Club.

For more information - and a photo gallery of the course, visit the Langholm Golf Club website.

The Langholm Cycling Group have published a list of seven cycling routes in and around Langholm.  These routes vary in length from 14 to 75 miles, and use mainly quiet country roads which pass through beautiful Scottish scenery. 

Full route details can be found at the Cycle Langholm website.

There is a mountain biking centre located at Newcastleton, just nine miles from Carnlea.  This centre offers a network of trails which can be enjoyed by families, novices and those looking to challenge themselves alike.

Further information can be found at the 7 Stanes website. 

Langholm offers all of these activities and much, much more.  With prior arrangement, Meg and Bill can also provide Roe Deer Stalking and local fishing.  For more information on any of these activities, or just for more detail about the town - Langholm Online is definitely worth a visit.

Other places of Interest
 -- Buddhist Monastery and Tibetan Centre
 -- Gretna Gateway Shopping Outlet Village
 -- Buccleuch Centre

"A nice place for the last stop in Scotland - too short, thank you for a warm welcome and the comfortable stay, delicious breakfast. See you soon -I hope."
-- August 2013, Germany


Langholm bed and breakfast accommodation