West Highland Way. Loch Lomond is a 4.6-mile out-and-back trail in the Arapaho National Forest managed by the U.S. Forest Service. Lots of wild flowers in the meadows. This route offers some superb views across Loch Lomond. It climbs up to Craigie Fort before returning via a path cut out of the rock on the very edge of Loch Lomond. By: Kilted Piper Tours. Here is our 6-Day itinerary for Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park with Kids. At 0.7 miles into the track, you reach the Continental Divide Trail. In 1996, the Royal Scottish Forestry Society decided it would create a native working Scottish forest. The third stage of the WHW consists of going up Loch Lomond. The walks below include a significant amount of woodland or forest area. See all. but definitely worth it for the views. The surrounding highlands area is home to red deer and oak woodlands. Options . This forest is situated between Loch Long and Loch Lomond and undulates along the side of the valley connecting both Lochs. Guide map to Queen Elizabeth Forest Park (PDF 4.7MB) Walking trails Terrain. Just remember to dress for the weather – Scotland can often have four seasons in one day! There are several marked route options from the start point, with this option being the middle length. Stunning trail. Loch Lomond is a 4.6-mile out-and-back trail in the Arapaho National Forest managed by the U.S. Forest Service. Callander Heritage Trail: Stories in the Stones You can easily drop down to the shores of Loch Lomond at Cashel Camping & Forest Park, which is opposite the Visitor Centre (a right and then your first left). If you have less time available, we’d recommend skipping the Whangie walk and the easy shoreline walk along Loch Lomond. The first time we visited Inchailloch Island we were part of a large group on a guided tour with a Loch Lomond Park Ranger. The Callander Crags walk is a great walk for those staying in or around Callander. What an amazing hike through the forest. Cashel extends to some 3,000 acre on the eastern side of Loch Lomond. In addition there are numerous smaller managed plantations and areas of natural woodland. A short drive, we arrive at Puck's Glen forest walk. In fact, it was instrumental in the initial Romanticism of Scotland’s magnificent landscapes. Callander Crags hike. 11 Other Attractions within 5 miles. Explore the brand new Loch Ness 360° Trail, an epic 360° loop around the waters of Loch Ness.. This walk follows a trail along the western side of the stunning Loch Eck in the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. Loch Lomond is a freshwater Scottish loch and is the biggest inland stretch of water in Great Britain. South Loch Tay Side, Ardeonaig, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park FK21 8SU, Scotland 10.0 km from Acharn Forest Walk #3 Best Value of 2,252 places to stay in Killin You can hike up a mountain, or take it easy with a stroll around the loch itself. The pathway between the castle and Balloch is lined with many beautiful imported, ornamental plants and trees. Main Street, Killin, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park Scotland. Here is our guide on the best hikes in Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. The Queen of Scottish Lochs looks its finest from this side, with its lovely bays and scattered islands. ... up the hill into the Forest. See all. Falls of Dochart (1,066) 8 min. Waymarked path with one steep ascent and a narrow section on the edge of Loch Lomond. Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park in Scotland boasts steep mountain peaks, overlooking rolling hills, untamed forests and glistening lakes. $806.62. Day 1: Picked up our rental car at the Glasgow airport and drove 25 minutes to our Balloch Airbnb. per group (up to 8) Date. Since the beginning of time, Scottish faeries have lived by the Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond. We provide day/multi day trips, shore excursions, bespoke and pre-selected tours from Glasgow, Edinburgh & Ayrshire.