Ben Lomond path upgrade update
Jun14

Ben Lomond path upgrade update

WALKERS on Ben Lomond will be diverted onto an alternative route up the hill now that work has started on the second stage of hill path improvements works between the forest road and the open hill. The first stage of the work to the lower section of the trail – between the car park and the forest road – has now been completed. The work is scheduled for completion by the end of...

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Ben Lomond hill path diversions
May24

Ben Lomond hill path diversions

BEN Lomond walkers are being diverted from the usual routes during May and June due to a series of path upgrade works on the Ben Lomond hill path. The first stage of work involves the upgrade of the first section of footpath between Rowardennan car park and the forest road. A diversion is in place to lead visitors from the car park, along the West Highland Way and on to the forest road before re-joining the main hill path further...

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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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