This map of the Lochaber, Loch Lomond and the Trossachs shows bunkhouses, bothies & hostels around Fort William and near Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. Part of Independent Hostels UK, the largest network of bunkhouses and hostels in the UK.
This map shows the area inland from the west coast of Scotland including Lochaber and the Loch Lomand and the Trossacks national park. The Lochaber area of the Scottish west Highlands covers from Rannoch Moor in the south to the west coast around Mallaig and Ardnamurchan, and the Great Glen in east. Including much of the county of Perthshire. The town of Fort William in the centre of Lochabar is often refered to as the outdoor capital of Scotland. Ben Nevis rises above Fort William and Loch Linnhe starts near the town. Loch Lomand and the Trossacks national parrk are south of Lochaber and easy acessible from the citys of Glas gow and Edinburgh. Here you can climb Munros such as Ben Lomond in the Arrochar or take to the waters of Loch lomand by boat and explore the many islands. The Loch Lomand and the Trossachs national park was Scotland’s first National Park and contains the geological fault line that divides the Highlands from the Lowlands. The Trossachs are not just for outdoor enthusiast, this area was also much loved by Wordsworth, Coleridge and other famous writer and artists. The Steamer accross Loch Katrine is called the Sir Walter Scott. The hostels and bunkhouses shown in these areas are well equipped for walkers, climbers, cyclists and people enjoying all sorts of outdoor activities. With drying rooms, lockable bike sheds and communal self catering facilities they provide an comfortable end to the day