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Our Photography Competition is back for 2024!

Our Photography Competition is back for 2024!

Calling all amateur photographers

The Loch Lomond Shores photography competition is back

Our popular photography competition is back and, you can enter up until 19th February with your favourite photograph taken at Loch Lomond Shores or, visit us again and take some new ones!

So, if you love taking photographs you’d like to enter for your chance to win a great prize, enter via our Photography Competition 2024 page to submit your photographs.

Full terms and conditions are available on the website as well as details for prizes for our adult category and child category (under 16 years old).

Once we have all entries, we’ll get our expert judges to select a short-list and winners for each category.

We hope you enter and have fun either taking photographs or choosing ones you’ve taken on previous visits.

Good luck!

Sunday Market on WEEKLY throughout July & August

Sunday Market on WEEKLY throughout July & August

Sunday Market on WEEKLY throughout July & August

Experience the Best of Summer at Our Sunday Market!

Firstly, let’s talk about the food! Our Sunday market is the perfect place to indulge in a variety of delicacies, including freshly prepared burgers, hotdogs, and other street food favourites. Whether you have a sweet tooth or love savoury snacks, our vendors have got you covered. And the best part? You can enjoy your food while immersing yourself in the beautiful surroundings and bustling atmosphere of Loch Lomond Shores.

Every Sunday from 10 am to 4 pm, we’ve got a fantastic selection of local produce, artisan gifts, and street food vendors waiting for you. Our market features lots of handpicked stalls so that you can find something unique and special for you or your loved ones.

In addition to great food, we offer a range of other activities for all ages. You can spend the day exploring the Mall, which features a wide range of shops selling everything from homewares to fashion. If you’re feeling adventurous, try out some of our water sports activities with Loch Lomond Leisure, visit our Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre or try an aerial adventure at TreeZone. There’s also plenty for kids to enjoy, including our mini-golf, fairground rides, and woodland walks.

What’s On Daily…

Moreover, we are open every day, so you can come and visit us whenever you’re free.

At Loch Lomond Shores, we’re proud of our range of activities and businesses that make our destination unique. There’s always something going on to keep you entertained. We are dedicated to creating a welcoming and vibrant atmosphere where everyone can feel involved and have a great time. We have lots of free parking, with plenty of EV charging points, regular bus service and close to Balloch train station too. Oh, and did we mention we are also dog-friendly too, so you can even bring along your 4-legged family members on your day out.

Overall, if you’re looking for something fun to do this summer, visit Loch Lomond Shores and experience all that’s on offer. It’s the perfect place to shop, eat, and play all day long. We guarantee that you and your family will have a memorable day out. So come for a visit – we can’t wait to see you there!

Come along and shop, eat and play all day!

WIN £1000 to spend here at Loch Lomond Shores!

WIN £1000 to spend here at Loch Lomond Shores!

Loch Lomond Shores Summer Prize Draw

Summer prize draw to win £1000 to spend at Loch Lomond Shores!

Your chance to enjoy everything Loch Lomond Shores has to offer FREE this summer – shop, eat, play with £1000 to spend!

We’re launching a £1000 prize draw on 2nd June which will run until 30th June, just in time for summer fun!

Whether it’s a new wardrobe, a speedboat tour or a family meal at Jurassic Grill, you can spend it how you’d like – as long as it’s here at Loch Lomond Shores.
All you need to do to enter is visit the mall from Friday 2nd June and pop your name and contact details into the special prize draw post box by 30th June to be in with a chance of winning this amazing prize.

You can choose from all our Loch Lomond Shores businesses to spend your £1000.

With the closing date being Friday 30th June, the winner will be chosen randomly and contacted no later than Monday 3rd July so you can have a fantastic summer!

Where you can spend your £1000…

Shop…

  • Sports Direct
  • Frasers
  • Catherine Kinloch
  • Hawkshead
  • Tweeds of Scotland
  • Lachlans
  • Keepsakes
  • GrapeTree
  • Stevie’s Drams
  • Leading Labels
  • Thorntons
  • Luscious Nails and Beauty

Eat…

  • Jurassic Grill & Ice Bar
  • Café Zest

Play…

  • SEALIFE Loch Lomond
  • Treezone
  • Loch Lomond Bird of Prey Centre

Competition Terms & Conditions

  • No cash equivalent
  • Entrants must be over 18 years of age
  • Competition is entered by submitting an entry form in our mall between 2nd and 30th June 2023
  • The winner will receive vouchers for their chosen businesses at Loch Lomond Shores to the value of £1000 to spend
  • All Loch Lomond Shores businesses are included in the prize
  • Redemption validity dates will be subject to individual businesses’ terms
Nature Calendar

Nature Calendar

Nature calendar featured image

Here’s a handy nature calendar featuring what to look out for each month in the local landscape courtesy of the RSPB Loch Lomond Nature Reserve at Gartocharn.  Use this before you visit us so you know what to look out for here on Loch Lomond.

January
Geese including Greenland white-fronted geese (feeding & roosting) and large numbers of pink-footed geese on the roost, otter activity, winter wildfowl, roe deer, red squirrel activity, hen harrier
February
Geese including Greenland white-fronted geese (feeding & roosting) and large numbers of pink-footed geese on the roost, otter activity, winter wildfowl, roe deer, red squirrel activity, hen harrier
March
Geese including Greenland white-fronted geese (feeding & roosting) and large numbers of pink-footed geese on the roost, otter activity, winter wildfowl, roe deer, red squirrel activity, frog chorus (dependent on spring arrival time), hen harrier
April
Summer migrant arrival, signs of spring, otter activity, osprey return from migration, water wildlife from pond, frog chorus (dependent on spring arrival), roe deer
May
Bluebells, birdsong, osprey, otter activity, wildflowers, water wildlife from pond, roe deer, nest building, hirundines
June
Orchids, wildflowers, butterflies, moths, bumblebees, osprey, water wildlife from pond, woodland birds, hirundines, wild food foraging
July
Butterflies, dragonflies and damselflies, bumblebees, otter activity, osprey, woodland birds, wildflowers, moths, roe deer, water wildlife from pond, young birds at feeders, hirundines
August
Osprey, butterflies, otter activity, woodland birds, dragonflies and damselflies, wildflowers, bats and moths, roe deer, water wildlife from pond, young birds at feeders
September
Otter activity, osprey, autumn colours, fungi, roe deer, water wildlife from pond, red squirrel activity, passage migrants (thrushes, flocks of meadow pipits), gathering hirundines, wild food foraging, fungi (dependent on seasonal conditions)
October
Autumn colours, geese arrival, roe deer, fungi, winter wildfowl, red squirrel activity, thrushes
November
Geese particularly Greenland white-fronted geese (feeding & roosting), otter activity, autumn colours, fungi, winter wildfowl, roe deer, winter thrushes, red squirrel activity
December
Geese including Greenland white-fronted geese (feeding & roosting) and large numbers of pink-footed geese on the roost, otter activity, thrushes, winter wildfowl, roe deer, red squirrel activity, hen harrier

 

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