The Gart – Location & Map
The Gart is located near the town of Callander, just 50 minutes from Edinburgh and 55 minutes from Glasgow, both of which have international airports offering excellent connectivity.
Callander is well known as being a ‘gateway to the Highlands’ and offers a good range of shops and restaurants. There is a leisure centre with a swimming pool and an 18 hole golf course.
Other attractions in the area include the Clanranald Trust premises and the steamship Sir Walter Scott on Loch Katrine.
The city of Stirling is only 15 miles away and is the historical heart of Scotland, with Stirling Castle, Bannockburn and the Wallace Monument being just a few of the many historical sights in the area. Stirling is well placed for road, rail and bus connections to all the major towns in Scotland. The pivot of the motorway network is only 12 miles to the south west, and the train station at Stirling offers regular services to both Edinburgh and Glasgow.
The A84 is a main route into the Highlands and The Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. There are opportunities for many outdoor activities including climbing, hill walking, water sports, fishing, shooting and stalking. Gleneagles Hotel with its leisure club and golf courses is only 23 miles to the east.
Restaurants and Pubs
There are a number of restaurants and pubs close by.