Bennachie Hill Walk

Bennachie is a great place to explore with kids. There are options on how far you want to walk, still taking in a mountain peak, so you can either head to Mither Tap and back down, or head further along the trails to the other peaks in the range. The views from the top are stunning. It really is one of the best wee hills in Scotland.

Steall Falls Walk

Nestled in the Nevis Gorge, the huge cascade of An Steall is Scotland’s second highest waterfall, and the second highest in the UK. This is one of the best wee walks we’ve done with the kids. The walk itself never gets boring and the ending, well that’s just spectacular.

Dumbarton Castle

The amount of history packed into this place is incredible. It is a bit off the beaten track for tourists but it is so full of history that it’s well worth a visit. The kids have a great time exploring and the vast number of stairs always knackers them.

10 Things To Do In Gairloch

A popular tourist destination in the summer months, Gairloch in Wester Ross is a fantastic place for families to visit. Situated on the shores of Loch Gairloch, the surrounding villages dotted around the loch including Strath, Smithstown, Charlestown, Shieldaig, Lecknasaide and Badachro provide a huge number of activities, places to…

King’s Caves, Arran

The King’s Caves trail on the beautiful island of Arran is a great walk for families, taking you on a circular walk down to a rocky beach where you can explore a series of natural, oceanfront caves. One of the caves is said to have been where Robert the Bruce…

Loch Lomond Faerie Trail

The Loch Lomond Faerie Trail is truly a wonderful day out for families, and a lovely walk through some beautiful countryside. The trail is incredibly well set out with a fantastic booklet to guide you through the woodland around the trail, and activities or puzzles to solve at each fairy door station.

Ben A’an Hill Walk

The Ben A’an hill walk isn’t an easy stroll, but the views from the top are exceptional and it is a beautiful walk to get there. Take your time and let the kids enjoy it as you go. The juice is most definitely worth the squeeze on this wee gem of a hill.

The Whangie Hill Walk

The Whangie is one of the most kid friendly walks we’ve done in Scotland. The dramatic rock formation is stunning to see and is like a natural playground for kids who like to explore. It’s easy enough for young kids to walk by themselves. A great few hours out!