Carsegowan Moss is one of the best examples of a lowland raised peat bog in Galloway. Cranberry and bog rosemary grow in the Sphagnum carpet and adders bask in the heather. Hen harriers, merlins, short-eared owls and barn owls can be seen occasionally hunting across the bog.
- Wildflowers and insects
- Second World War gunpowder works
Best time to visit?
- Jun to Aug for bog plants and mosses
- Winter for hunting raptors