Lochs & Rivers

Discover a collection of informative guides and reviews about Scotland’s most popular lochs and rivers.

Argyll & ButeRegions of ScotlandStrathclyde

Loch Lomond Visitor Guide

With a surface area of 27.5 square miles, Loch Lomond is Britain’s largest body of freshwater. This immense loch is situated within the beautiful Trossachs National Park, surrounded by forests, quaint villages, and soaring mountain peaks.

The loch is one of the most-visited natural attractions in Scotland due to its proximity to Glasgow. It is also a haven for thrill-seekers looking to take part in water sports as well as nature lovers who visit Loch Lomond to see golden eagles, red squirrels, otters and other iconic Scottish animals.

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StirlingshireCentral Scotland & TaysideRegions of Scotland

Loch Katrine Visitor Guide

Loch Katrine is a freshwater loch situated in the heart of the Trossachs national park within the county of Perthshire.

This famous body of water is 8 miles long and 1 mile wide, and in addition to being a popular destination for local day-trippers it is frequently visited by tourists due to its wide range of facilities.

Loch Katrine features a superb cycle and walking path on its northern side, an excellent visitor centre, and daily pleasure cruises from Trossachs Pier on its southern end to Stronachlachar at its northern end.

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The HighlandsRegions of Scotland

Loch Morar Visitor Guide

Loch Morar is a freshwater loch in the Lochaber region of the Scottish Highlands.

The loch is the fifth-largest in Scotland and is the deepest body of freshwater in the United Kingdom, with the deepest sections plummeting to an incredible 310 metres.

As well as being a popular location for water sports, Loch Morar offers visitors a number of superb lochside walking trails and several secluded beaches.

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