Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park is located in Scotland and centred on stunning Loch Lomond, and includes several ranges of hills, the Trossachs being the most famous. The Park is 1,865 sq km (720 sq miles)  has a boundary length of 350km (220 miles) and a population of 15,600 people.

The upland areas of Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park fall into 3 categories: at the highest level lies the ‘montane zone’ of high mountain habitat where no trees can grow and even plants like heather are ground-hugging due to the fierce winds and inhospitable climate.  Below this is the ‘sub-montane’ zone dominated by heather and alpine grasses.

My national parks has the largest and most up-to-date listings for Loch Lomond and the Trossachs national park, we have:  accommodation, holidays, attractions,  events, pub guides, hotels, restaurants, festivals and extensive tourist information. We have in-depth resources for all Loch Lomond and the Trossachs activities inc: walking, hiking, cycling, mountain biking, climbing, horse riding, watersports and general outdoor activity centres.

Also have a look at our Loch Lomond and the Trossachs maps and guides sections, history and weather pages.

Tourist Activities and Attractions in the Loch lomond and the Trossachs  : Castles, museums, nature, wildlife, farms, historic sites, arts and crafts, visitor centres, gardens and parks, country houses and estates, industrial heritage.

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs Holidays and Accommodation: hotels, bed and breakfasts, camping and caravan sites, self catering, hostels, holiday cottages, holidays, weekend breaks, inns, activity and adventure holidays.

Eating and Drinking in Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park: Traditional country pubs and inns, local restaurants, tea rooms, coffee shops cafes and local food shops.

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs Festivals and Events:  Regular or one off celebrations in the national park, village fetes, historic & traditional events, seasonal festivities, sporting and charity activities and events.

Families and Kids Activities in Loch Lomond and the Trossachs: Child and family friendly activities and events.

Tourist Information Centres in Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park: when you are already on the ground and you need to know more drop in and ask the friendly local experts.

Outdoor Activity Centres in Loch Lomond and the Trossachs : Activity centres offering multiple + varied adventure activities, inc water sports.

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs Outdoor Activities Guide: Walking, hiking, mountain biking, waters ports, sailing, horse riding, sailing in the national park.

Indoor Leisure Activities in the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs area: Cinemas, leisure centres and bowling alleys, theatres and swimming pools.

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs Maps and Guides:  ordnance survey OS maps, AA guides, classic Loch Lomond and the Trossachs guides, digital map resources.

Landmarks and Highlights: Well-known towns, views, trails, mountains, lakes, waterfalls and walks that make Loch Lomond and the Trossachs famous.

Transport to Loch Lomond and the Trossachs national park getting there: coaches, railways, flights, roads and ferries.

Transport in and around Loch Lomond and the Trossachs getting about once your there; trains, buses, roads, boats, bikes and car parks.

History Geology and Geography: Learn more about the past of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs, how it has been shaped by geological forces, human behaviour, industrial development, its history as a national park & general facts and figures.

Weather and Climate: History of weather patterns, sunshine, temperature and rainfall averages. Sources for long and short time Loch Lomond and the Trossachs weather forecasts and predictions.