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Balloch Steam Slipway

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The Maid of the Loch

We went to visit the Maid of the Loch just as storm Ali hit! We had walked the path from Balloch in... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Carole S
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Beckenham, United Kingdom
Very interesting

Small place but with a nice story to tell and always good to show machines and engineering. Plenty... read more

Reviewed March 7, 2018
stuart w
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Airdrie, United Kingdom
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Oct 2, 2018
“The Maid of the Loch”
Mar 7, 2018
“Very interesting”
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Pier Road | The Pier, Balloch, Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park G83 8QX, Scotland
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

We went to visit the Maid of the Loch just as storm Ali hit! We had walked the path from Balloch in the pouring rain to see The Maid of the Loch and were nicely surprised to see she was open for a visit. We...More

Thank Carole S
Reviewed March 7, 2018

Small place but with a nice story to tell and always good to show machines and engineering. Plenty of parking and free admission

Thank stuart w
Reviewed February 11, 2018

An amazing visit so interesting the volunteers are passionate and share their knowledge happily . Children and parents enjoy working the engine .

Thank Helen E
Reviewed August 23, 2017

The slip way is located on Lomond shores, so is a convenient stop if exploring the shores or en route to the maid of the loch. (All of which I have reviewed separately). I have to be honest and say it's not really my thing,...More

Thank GGGang
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Popped in to see the work that has been completed and my son blew the whistle , not a huge attraction but free and worth 10 min of your time

Thank HJ1673
Reviewed September 25, 2016

Opened in 1902 this Grade A Listed steam powered slipway serviced paddle steamers and other passenger ships until around 1992 when it was abandoned. It underwent restoration and in 2006 it was fully returned to steam power and the PS Maid of the Loch was...More

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