This is an excellent location for outdoor enthusiasts with miles of forest trails to explore and the vast Queen Elizabeth Forest is right on the door step. The Trossachs has spectacular mountains to climb like Ben Lomond, Ben A’an, Ben Venue and Ben Ledi with an abundance of wildlife to spot including ospreys, red squirrels and pine martens to name but a few. There are lots of activities for every age and interest including, clay pigeon shooting, horse riding, guided walks, 4x4 safari’s, quad biking and sailing. For the adventurous Aberfoyle has a high wire forest adventure, with the longest zip wire in Britain. Aberfoyle also has an 18 hole golf course. From this central location you can easily travel and explore. It is an area steeped in history and there are lots of places of interest to visit. The Glengovne Distillery producing Highland Single Malt Whisky, is only 8 miles south at Dumgoyne. The Loch Katrine Steamship "Sir Walter Scott" is a great cruise, reached by a thrilling drive over the twisting undulating "Duke’s Pass", or experience the 3 Lochs Forest Drive, Blair Drummond Safari Park, located just outside Stirling, is only a half hour drive away and a visit to Stirling can provide lots of historical places of interest to explore or a spot of retail therapy!