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Fun Family Activities Near Loch Lomond

Looking for some fun activities for families? We have just the thing! Read on for our picks for things to do in Loch Lomond and the surrounding area when you visit as a family – there’s something for everyone to enjoy!

When enjoying a self-catering stay at Cameron Lodges, we have plenty of resort activities to fill your days with fun and memories like jet-skiing, kayaking, segway tours, clay-pigeon shooting, pony-trekking and more. You can view all our activities on our website here!

For those looking to explore the area and venture outside our five-star resort, there are a whole host of options to get excited about. Read on to discover more and start planning your countryside getaway to Loch Lomond.

Sealife Loch Lomond

When families visit Loch Lomond Sea Life Centre, they’ll have the chance to dive into a total underwater fiesta that’s part learning, part fun. Tucked away on Loch Lomond’s gorgeous shores, the sealife centre is guaranteed to make a great day out! Mums, dads, and kids can get up close and personal with all kinds of sea critters, from seahorses at Seahorse Cove to sharks in their tropical ocean tunnel.

Watch in amazement at the Bay of Rays as the variety of rays swim around the circular tank giving you the chance to get a good look at them as they whiz by – including a rescue turtle and Scotland’s only Cow Nose Ray! With Loch Lomond as the backdrop, it’s not just a day out—it’s a full-blown adventure for families making awesome memories.

Opening times can vary depending on the season, so make sure to check ahead here. You can buy your tickets in advance or pay when you get there.

A stingray on the ocean floor

Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre

When families head to Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre, get ready for an up-close encounter with some feathered friends that’ll leave everyone in awe. Nestled against the scenic backdrop of Loch Lomond, this place is a haven for bird enthusiasts and curious minds alike. As families stroll through the centre, they’ll be greeted by majestic birds of prey, from powerful eagles to wise owls, showcasing impressive aerial displays that capture the imagination.

With educational talks and interactive experiences, kids and parents alike can learn about these incredible birds and the vital role they play in the ecosystem. The stunning natural surroundings only add to the enchantment, making a visit to Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre an unforgettable day filled with fascination and a deeper appreciation for the avian world.

Opening hours can vary depending on the time of year, with the centre closed in the winter, so make sure to visit their website and check for updates before you plan a trip here

an owl mid-flight

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

Delight as the little ones become enchanted by the faerie trial in Loch Lomond as they wind around the forest paths, discovering little pockets of magic as they go. Discover faeries, trolls, unicorns and more on the award-winning trial, suitable for ages between 3-10 years old. The trail is also dog-friendly

The trial takes 1-3 hours, depending on your own pace and is a mile long. For tired little legs, there is a shortcut back to the car park for your way out.

Operating times and ticketing information can be found on their website here.

red mushrooms in the grass

Blairdrummond Safari Park

Blair Drummond Safari Park, located in Stirling, is a thrilling wildlife adventure for families and nature enthusiasts. Spread across 120 acres, the park offers a unique safari experience, allowing visitors to explore a diverse range of habitats and encounter over 350 species of animals. The safari drive-through takes visitors on a journey through reserves featuring free-roaming animals such as lions, rhinos, zebras, and giraffes, creating an immersive experience reminiscent of an African safari.

Beyond the drive, the park boasts attractions like the Lemur Land, where curious lemurs can be observed up close, and the Giant Astronaut-themed adventure playground that keeps younger visitors entertained. The Sea Lion Presentation and Birds of Prey display showcase the park’s commitment to education and conservation. With a perfect blend of wildlife encounters, interactive exhibits, and family-friendly activities, Blair Drummond Safari Park is a must-visit destination for those seeking a memorable and educational day surrounded by the wonders of the animal kingdom.

Like most, the ticket fares and opening times vary depending on the season, so check their website for up-to-date information. Please note, that tickets must be purchased in advance of your visit, so make sure to book to avoid disappointment.

Girl feeding a giraffe

Treezone Loch Lomond

TreeZone Loch Lomond offers an exhilarating treetop adventure that combines adrenaline-pumping thrills with the stunning natural beauty of the Scottish outdoors. Located near the shores of Loch Lomond, this high ropes course and zip line park provide a unique and challenging experience for adventurers of all ages. Participants navigate through an intricate network of tree-based obstacles, including rope bridges, Tarzan swings, and zip lines, all set against the breathtaking backdrop of Loch Lomond and the surrounding woodlands.

TreeZone Loch Lomond caters to various skill levels, making it accessible for both beginners and seasoned climbers. Safety is a top priority, with participants equipped with harnesses and helmets and guided by trained instructors. The park is not only an adrenaline-fueled adventure but also an opportunity for individuals and families to test their limits, build confidence, and enjoy the great outdoors.

TreeZone Loch Lomond provides a memorable and physically engaging experience in the heart of Scotland’s picturesque landscape, ideal for a great family day out in Loch Lomond.

Check their website for operating times, details on activities and pricing.

Self Catering Accommodation in Loch Lomond

No matter which activities have caught your eye to enjoy as a family in Loch Lomond, make our resort your base as you make memories together that you will cherish forever at our stunning location by the lapping shores of the loch.

With a host of luxury and homely accommodation types, like cottages, suites and lodges, there’s an option for our party size. And with all the amenities you’d expect, you can feel at home as a family at Cameron Lodges.

Start the planning and set off on your family adventure in Loch Lomond. Book now.

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