Ben Venue from the main road
Scottish Mountain Walks

Ben Venue

Ben Venue Ben Venue is one of our favourite Trossachs mountains – see also Ben Aan and Ben Ledi. Although at 725m, it isn’t the highest, it probably has the most rewarding and spectacular views from […]

Ben Ledi
Scottish Mountain Walks

Ben Ledi

Ben Ledi Ben Ledi, which means the mountain of god, lies just past Callander  in the Trossachs. If coming from Stirling, and the M9 motorway, take the junction 10 exit, signposted for Callander and Crianlarich, […]

Loch Katrine from the Summit of Ben Aan
Scottish Mountain Walks

Ben Aan

Ben Aan Ben Aan in the Trossachs is one of Scotland’s most popular hills.   At only 340m high, it doesn’t take too long to climb, and the views at the top are truly stunning.  It […]

The Trossachs

The Achray Hotel

The Achray Hotel The Achray Hotel in the Trossachs, with Ben Venue in the background.

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The Trossachs

The Trossachs Hotel

The old Trossachs Hotel with Loch Achray in the foreground. Well, to old folks like me it will always be the Trossachs Hotel, but these days it is some sort of high class timeshare apartments […]

Loch Venachar
The Trossachs

Loch Venachar

Loch Venachar Loch Venachar in the Trossachs, with snow on the mountains in the distance

Falls of Bracklinn
The Trossachs

The Falls of Bracklinn

The Falls of Bracklinn The Falls of Bracklinn near Callander are well worth a visit.  Follow the road past the Golf Club, going past the small car park on the left until you reach the […]

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The Trossachs

The Trossachs The Trossachs is a beautiful area of Scotland, situated just at the start of the highlands. It is perfect for a scenic drive, starting off with a stop in the bustling town of […]