National Park Rangers lead guided walks and events throughout the year, which are free to the general public. Rangers provide a unique insight to this special place and are experienced walk leaders and qualified first aiders too.
Introduction to East Loch Lomond
Every Tuesday, 2pm to 4pm. 3, 10, 17, 24 & 31 July. Meet at National Park Visitor Centre, Balmaha
Join National Park Rangers on a family friendly walk, discover seasonal flora and fauna along the way while learning about geology and treelore.
Every Wednesday, 2pm to 3.30pm. 4, 11, 18 & 25 July, National Park Visitor Centre, Balmaha.
Come along to this interesting and informative event and find out how the landscape of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs was formed as you eat your way through the props.
Introduction to Inchcailloch
Every Wednesday, 2pm to 3.30pm. 4, 11, 18 & 25 July. Meet at North Pier, Inchcailloch.
Join National Park Rangers on a family friendly walk on Inchcailloch. Find out about the history and heritage of the island while discovering the many flora and fauna that make it such a special place.
To reach North Pier a boat trip is required. The boat to the island leaves from Macfarlane’s Boatyard, Balmaha, cost £5 adults/ £2.50 under 16s
Callander Meadows – Nature Discovery Day
Wednesday, 18 & 25 July, 2.30pm to 4.30pm, Callander Meadows, Callander
Bring the kids along to this fun event where they’ll get the opportunity to take part in marsh dipping, invertebrate hunts and bird watching. No booking necessary.
Woodland Wonderland – Nature Discovery Day
Thursday 19 July, 2.30pm to 4pm, National Park Visitor Centre, Balmaha.
Bring the family along to this fun event where they will explore local woodland and learn about the plants and animals that live there. You’ll then head back to the visitor centre to create your own woodland themed work of art. No booking necessary.
Beautiful Butterflies – Nature Discovery Day
Thursday 26 July, 2.30pm to 4pm, National Park Visitor Centre, Balmaha.
Come along to this fun event and discover why butterflies are beautiful and amazing. No booking necessary.