The Meall (Woodland Trust Scotland)
formerly 'The Mell'
|Distance||24 km/ 14 miles|
|Car park||Lendrick Hill car park (Woodland Trust Scotland)
A821, nr Brig o' Turk, FK17 8HR
Dam Road car park (Woodland Trust Scotland)
Brig o' Turk
|Type of path||Rough path|
If it's a challenge you are looking for then the Meall track provides a full day's walk or half day mountain bike.
Starting at the Lendrick Hill car park, the trail rises above the reservoir, with spectacular views, towards Glen Meann. After reaching a summit of 600 metres, you descend steeply into Glen Finglas, the former royal hunting grounds and some of the finest ancient wood pasture remaining in Britain.
Views, woodlands, lochside, gateway, uplands
Toilets and information are available in the Glen Finglas Gateway Centre in the Lendrick Hill car park
Tea room and pub in Brig o' Turk
Venachar cafe on the shores of Loch Venachar
Many facilities are available in Callander
|Details of route||
From the Lendrick Hill car park follow the Meall waymarked route.
From the Dam Road car park, walk up the hill along the tarmac road.
For more information see the Woodland Trust Scotland's Glen Finglas leaflet.