Things to Do in Loch Lomond

WHAT CAN YOU DO IN LOCH LOMOND?
Are you considering a trip to Loch Lomond? If so, have a look at some of the attractions and events that are near to our accommodation.
Cycling in Loch Lomond | Bike Hire | Balmaha

Bike Hire

There are some fantastic routes around Loch Lomond, whether you take the designated routes or go off-route biking, it’s up to you. We guarantee you won’t be disappointed, jump on a bike from one of the local hire locations and soak up the beautiful areas that surround the loch.
Birds of Prey | Loch Lomond Accommodation

Birds of Prey

There are over thirty-five Birds of Prey and Owls, representing over twenty-seven species. Birds of all sizes, the Little Owl, Kestrels, Buzzards, Hawks, Falcons and Eagles. So why not go along and meet these feathered companions, you’ll be sure to leave having learned a great deal.
Boat Hire Loch Lomond | Balmaha Inn | Scotland

Boat Hire

If you want to take to the water and explore the beautiful landscapes that surround Loch Lomond, then we’d highly recommend that you hire a boat. There a various locations around the loch where you can hire, the closest being only five minutes away.
Canoeing on Loch Lomond | Scotland

Canoeing

If you’re a watersport enthusiast, canoeing or kayaking on the spectacular waters of Loch Lomond is the perfect choice for you. With narrow straights and uninhabited islands to explore, there’s plenty to see. For those with more experience, why not challenge yourself on the rapids at the River Falloch, Dochart and Leny.
Canyoning in Loch Lomond | Scotland

Canyoning

For those looking for an adrenaline rush, try abseiling into a river gorge and then down through a waterfall. This activity is not for the faint hearted as some sections are certainly jaw-dropping! For those looking for an adventure, this activity certainly can’t be missed.
Clay Pigeon Shooting | Loch Lomond | Scotland

Clay Pigeon Shooting

If you’re looking for an exciting and thrilling sport, then clay pigeon shooting is for you. Whether you’re a complete beginner or have some experience, it’s a challenging and fun activity for all ages. Why not give it a go in a safe and friendly environment.
Loch Lomond Cruises | Balmaha Inn

Cruise / Boat Trip

If you feel like having a relaxing afternoon, then take the opportunity to hop on-board one of the boat trips that will let you experience the serenity of Loch Lomond in comfort. There are multiple routes available, from island visits to multi-stop trips that last a good few hours.
Fishing in Loch Lomond | Balmaha Inn

Fishing

If your a seasoned fisher or just a beginner, Loch Lomond is the perfect place for a good fishing experience. There are many Lochs and Rivers with a wide variety of fish, including; salmon, trout, pike, perch and more. You have the option to fish from the shoreline or rent a boat and take to the water. All equipment can be hired from local shops, as well as permits.
Loch Lomond Food

Food

There are plenty of options to dine out around Loch Lomond, whether you want a casual lunch or you’d like to experience some fine dining – there’s plenty of choices to choose from. We can suggest some local restaurants for you to try during your visit.
Go-Ape Loch Lomond Accommodation

Go-Ape

Take in the stunning surroundings of Scotland’s National park as you fly through the tree tops 46 metres above the ground on two of Britain’s longest zip wires. This adventure park is a must for all thrill seekers which includes bridges, ropes, swings, balance beams, double ladders, spider webs and large gorilla nets
Golfing in Loch Lomond | Luxury Accommodation | Balmaha Inn

Golfing

Scotland is the home of golf and no trip to Loch Lomond would be complete without a round or two of golf, if you’re an enthusiast. There are plenty of courses to choose from, whether your a beginner looking to play just 9 holes or if you want to play on one of the world renowned 18 hole courses.
Ben Lomond | Loch Lomond

Hillwalking

If you’re looking for a leisurely hill walk or like a challenge, there is no shortage of hill tops to conquer surrounding Loch Lomond. A small walk from our accommodation is the world famous Conic Hill which delivers stunning panoramic views over Loch Lomond. If your feeling more adventurous, try Ben Lomond or Ben Vorlich.
Loch Lomond Jetski | Balmaha | Scotland

Jet Skiing

If you love the thrill of power and speeding over the waves, then look no further – whether it’s a jetski or wake boarding, Loch Lomond has it all. There are a variety of places around the loch where you can hire watercraft for an hour or the full day. You won’t find a better place to experience scenery at speed!
Pony Trekking in Loch Lomond | Accommodation | Balmaha Inn

Pony Trekking

Whether your a complete novice or more experienced rider, you will be taken on a leisurely trek through the tranquil countryside of Loch Lomond. During your trek over rugged terrain and moorland that overlooks the loch, you’ll take in some of the most iconic and unforgettable views of the landscape.
Blair Drummond Safari Park | Loch Lomond B&B | Balmaha Inn

Safari Park

Set in beautiful woodland, Blair Drummond Safar Park offers a full day of activities for the entire family, it is the only place in Scotland to see elephants and giraffes. Whether it’s a wild safari drive through the animal reserves, a boat trip to chimp island, hourly shows, pirate ships or pedal boats – there’s something for everyone.
Sea Life Aquarium | Loch Lomond | Balmaha Inn

Sea Life Aquarium

Discover the magical underwater world of the Sea Life Aquarium at Loch Lomond, a great day of fun for all the family, no matter what the weather is like. The aquarium is host to Scotland’s largest collection of sharks and each step will bring you face to face with some of the most beautiful and scary creatures below the waves.
Shopping in Loch Lomond | Luxury B&B | Balmaha Inn

Shopping

Loch Lomond Shores is a stunning destination for shopping and eating, offering a wide range of great shops and restaurants on the banks of the Loch. Whether you’re looking for household brands or boutique shops, the choices are endless! Make sure you visit the food hall to try some of Scotland’s finest products.
Spa Treatments in Loch Lomond | Beautiful Accommodation

Spa

Experience the beauty and tranquillity of Loch Lomond by indulging in a spa day – relax, regenerate and refresh yourself at one of the best spas in the country. One of the main talking points of the spa is the stunning panoramic rooftop infinity pool that looks over the Loch and the beautiful mountain scenery.
Speedboat Hire | Loch Lomond

Speed Boating

Plot your own course and set out on an adventure on Loch Lomond. Once you embark, the loch is your playground and you decide where you want to go. Sit in the captain’s chair and plot your course, let your hair blow in the wind as you cut a fast line across the surface and take in the beautiful surroundings.
Stirling Castle | Accommodation near Stirling | Balmaha Inn

Stirling Castle

A short drive from our lodges is Stirling Castle, one of the largest and most important castles in Scotland, both historically and architecturally. The castle has played host to many Kings, Queens and Nobles over the years due to its sheer magnificence and views for miles in every direction.
Treezone Loch Lomond | Self Catering B&B | Balmaha

Tree Zone

An amazing Tree Zone adventure awaits you at Loch Lomond. This 5-star adrenaline packed aerial adventure course takes you along the tree tops and through some of the most exhilarating zip slides in the UK, the longest being 90 metres! You can choose from two course depending on how much you want to challenge yourself.
Wallace Monument | Stirling B&B | Loch Lomond

Wallace Monument

The National Wallace Monument is a magnificent tower that overlooks the town of Stirling, it was built to commemorate 13th-century hero, Sir William Wallace. As you make you ascent to the top of this famous tower, each level tells the story of Scotland’s National Hero and leaves you with stunning views over Stirlingshire.
Whisky Distillery near Loch Lomond | Balmaha Inn

Whisky Distilleries

There are plenty distilleries and breweries to choose from around the local area that are open year round, most of these locations have guided tours. Learn the individual processes that make each distillery unique in it’s own way. Local distilleries include; Auchentoshan, Deanston, Glengoyne and Loch Lomond.
Woodland Experience | Trossachs | Loch Lomond

Woodland Experience

Woodland Experiences is a spectacular activity to do if you are visiting when it’s open, we strongly advise you book in advance as it sells out fast. If you are fortunate enough to visit when it’s open, take in the the light experience, fairy experience or santa experience – you’ll be sure to be amazed.