Whether you are a couple, family or a stag or hen group, let us organise your day at Galloway Tanks & Activity Centre. We can offer on-site catering with advance notice. Contact us and we can tailor your visit to suit you. Our activities and packages make ideal presents. Gift vouchers are available.

We are based on the family-run, working farm of Penkiln, owned by the Evans family for over 75 years. The farm overlooks Garlieston Harbour on the Solway Firth, with breathtaking views to the Galloway Hills. Come and join our team for a day to remember.


Package details and prices

Military Vehicle Driving

  • 432 Armoured Personnel Carrier
  • Alvis Stalwart 6×6 amphibious truck
  • ATV Supercat 6×6 vehicle

1 vehicle — £75
2 vehicles — £130
3 vehicles — £150

(passenger rides £10)

Classic Weapons Shooting Experience

Lee Enfield

£12.50 per person (min. age 10)

Here’s your chance to fire the historic and world famous WW2 Brtish Army’s bolt action rifle. 5 shots.

‘Brown Bess’

£25 per person (min. age 10)

Pull the trigger on a piece of history. Brown Bess was the standard, muzzle-loading long gun of British land forces from 1722 until 1838. Expect loud noises and plenty of smoke.

4 x 4 Driving Experience

£25 per person (min. age 17)

Test your driving skills in our 4×4 around our specially designed off road course. Enjoy the thrill of driving a Land Rover in its natural environment.

(passenger rides £5.00)


£14 per person (min. age 6)

One hour archery session. Hone your skills on the indoor range then take it outside!

Full Monty – Tank,
6×6, 8×8

£150 per person (min. age 16)

You will be kitted out in camouflaged suits and taken down to the tank site in a military vehicle where you will drive the tank, the 6 x 6 Stalwart and  the Argocat 8 x 8. You will return to base for light refreshments.  Spectators are welcomed as passengers for £10 per person.

Hot Shot Package

£24 per person (min. age 10)

Archery and Lee Enfield shooting experience.  Combine 2 great activities and learn their history at the same time.

Clay Pigeon Shooting

25 clays @ £25, 50 clays @ £45
(min. age 12 years)

Novice or improver, we configure the shoot to suit you. 12 bore and 20 bore guns available. Includes cartridges and tuition.

Action Package

£105 per person
(min. age 17 years)

  • Clay pigeon shooting — 25 clays
  • Archery — one hour
  • Military vehicle driving — one vehicle

Fill a day with three
challenging activities.

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How to find us

Penkiln Farm
Newton Stewart

T. 01988 600639