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Based in the Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, Scout Adventures Lochgoilhead is the perfect base for the complete adventure package.

With Loch Goil and Argyll Forest Park just metres away, Lochgoilhead offers a range of water and land activities in an exceptional natural environment, supported by a team of experienced instructors. Head for the hills to experience breathtaking scenery, explore forest trails by mountain bike or take to the water by kayak, canoe or power boat

Our great-value packages include indoor accommodation and three meals a day, so you can let us take care of you while you focus on exploring the great outdoors. 

See our full activity list here

Prices available upon request

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A range of indoor accommodation...

Lochgoilhead offers dormitory and lodge accommodation for up to 150 people, including specially-adapted accommodation for those with additional needs. The centre is fully-catered, serving three meals a day in our dining hall. A classroom is also on hand for teaching, briefings or demonstrations.

Equipment hire

The centre can hire out a range of equipment to support expeditions, such as Duke of Edinburgh’s Award, for a small charge. This includes camping equipment, boots and waterproofs and bikes and trailers. 

Available badge programmes


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Lochgoilhead is a small village, on the Cowal Peninsula, and within the Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. Widely considered to be one of the most beautiful areas in Scotland – it was even used to film some scenes for James Bond classic, From Russia With Love - there's plenty to see and do...

  • Go a little further afield for stunning scenery at Loch Fyne and Fort William
  • Soak up local history at Carrick Castle or take younger age groups on the Gruffalo Trail at Arkinglas Woodland Garden
  • Enjoy access to numerous trails and hikes within Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. 
  • Experience some fantastic winter hiking trails with the Arrochar Alps close by. 


Nearest airport: Glasgow International Airport
Nearest station: Arrochar and Tarbet
Nearest supermarket: Costcutter, Lochgoilhead


Tel: 01301 703217

Neil Baird

Neil Baird, Centre Manager

Tel: 01301 703217

Lorna Boyd, Administrative Secretary

Lorna Boyd, Administrative Secretary

Tel: 01301 703217