Whether you’re looking for outdoor adventure or a quiet picnic in a spectacular setting, The Great Trossachs Forest National Nature Reserve has it all.

This landscape, where legends were born, has inspired poets, musicians and artists for centuries. 

There are so many ways to enjoy the magic of the area. Hike up Ben Venue for the spectacular views; take a break in a lochside cafe;  explore ‘feely box’ trails in the woods with the kids; find out about local legend Rob Roy; or follow in the footsteps of great literary figures who have been inspired by this magical place. Just an hour from Glasgow, come and enjoy a Great escape. 

We’ve suggested some of the things you can see and do. Come and explore for yourself and send us your ideas. Let us know how The Great Trossachs Forest NNR inspired you!