LEARN THROUGH ADVENTURE
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
FACILITIES AND ACCOMMODATION
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.
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
Choose your own school adventure experience
It's your experience, so you're in charge. We believe that you should play a key role in designing your experience. To help, we have four basic products as a starting point:
Split your time between self-led sessions and instructed activities. We can help you meet your learning objectives by providing activities, skills or simply the space you need.
2-4 nights, full board accommodation in our lodges.
Why? Mix of teacher time and structured activities.
Ultimate outdoor adventure
A real sense of adventure, sailing vast lakes, summiting mountain peaks and crawling through caves, challenges don't get much more exciting than this.
1-4 night residential in the Lake District, with full board accommodation either indoors or in our tented village.
Why? Inspiring experience showing the value of working towards a goal.
LOCAL AREA INFORMATION
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.