Activities

Little Carbeth is very well situated for touring Scotland: we are 30 minutes by car from Stirling and Glasgow and 1 hour from Edinburgh and Perth.

The village of Killearn is nearby and within walking distance.  The facilities there include:  Chemist, doctors, co-op, spar, bank with ATM, tea rooms, gift shops, village pub with restaurant and hotel with restaurant.

Balfron is about 2 miles away and offers a similar selection of facilities.

Things to do in the immediate area:

Walking
From Little Carbeth you can easily walk to the River Endrick. The West Highland Way is also nearby. Queen Elizabeth Park is close by surrounded by beautiful hills and mountains.

Fishing
River Endrick and Lake of Menteith are the local fisheries.

Tennis
Excellent tennis courts are within walking distance.

Golf
8 courses are within 10 miles. Balfron has an 18 hole course with magnificent scenery, day tickets £15.   Buchanan Castle Golf Club, described as one of the most beautiful in Scotland, is 15 minutes away and reduced green fees have been negotiated.

Pony Trekking & Water Sports
Available at Loch Lomond.

Cycling
Cycle hire is available nearby. Super mountain bike tracks criss-cross nearby Queen Elizabeth Forest Park.

Distillery
Glengoyne is 5 minutes drive away and is an award-winning distillery with guided tours.

Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park
The Park has lots of attractions, too many to list. We recommend that you check out their website Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park .

Places to eat
There are 5 restaurants in the Killearn area.
Neighbouring Villages: Balfron, Fintry, Kippen, Drymen, Buchlyvie & Blanefield all have Pubs and/or Hotels that serve food all day.

Further afield:
All these venues are within easy driving distance either towards Stirling:
Blairdrummond Safari Park, Stirling Castle, Wallace Monument, Bannockburn, Falkirk Wheel.

or Glasgow:
Kelvingrove Art Gallery, Pollock Country Park and Pollock House, the Burrell Collection, Science Centre, Transport Museum, Cathedral, Botanic Gardens, People’s Palace and Winter Gardens.

Modern self-catering accommodation set in the heart of the stunning Scottish countryside