Milton of Buchanan road closure
Mar14

Milton of Buchanan road closure

THE B837 at Milton of Buchanan will be closed at certain times from Monday 20 to Friday 24 March. The closure means no vehicle can pass between 9am and 10.30am; 11am and 1pm; 1.30pm and 3.30pm. At the time of writing, the roads section of Stirling Council’s website doesn’t list the pending closure – other road closures in the G63.scot area can be seen...

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Rowardennan road closure
Apr15

Rowardennan road closure

THE C6 will be closed at Rowardennan between the hotel and the main car park to allow repairs to a retaining wall (click map thumbnail on right for details). The road will be closed from 18 April to 6 May between 9am and 4pm – as there’s no alternative route, traffic will be allowed to pass from 10.30am to 11am and 1pm to 1.30pm. • NOTE: The Rowardennan Hotel is open for business as usual during this period. Food served 11am-9pm...

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UDATE: Ben Lomond path closure
Mar29

UDATE: Ben Lomond path closure

THE MAIN Ben Lomond hill path will be closed on Wednesday 30 March to ensure public safety while stone is moved by helicopter. **In an update to previous information, the forestry commission is no longer promoting the Ptarmigan route as a diversion –  recent weather conditions mean that this should only be attempted by experienced walkers with appropriate winter equipment. ** The stone will be used as part of the first phase of...

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Road closures in Milton of Buchanan, Balmaha & Strathblane
Feb02

Road closures in Milton of Buchanan, Balmaha & Strathblane

RESURFACING works on the B837 will see road closures at Stuc-an-t-Sagairt, Milton of Buchanan next week (8–12 February) and Balmaha the following week (15-19 February). The B837 will be closed in each case between 9am and 3,30pm with the exception of two half-hour periods – 10.30am to 11am and 1pm to 1.30pm – to allow traffic through. For details/map of the Milton of Buchanan work, please click here – and for the Balmaha work,...

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Conic Hill path closure
Jan06

Conic Hill path closure

THE path from Balmaha visitor centre car park through the forest known as Balmaha Plantation to Conic Hill is closed through January and February due to safety concerns while tree felling is in progress. As an alternative route between Balmaha and Garadhban, the Forestry Commission recommends walking along the B837  from Balmaha to Milton of Buchanan then taking left turn up Creityhall Road and joining the West Highland Way. Coming...

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