What boat is in Loch Katrine?
We have two modern cruisers sailing on Loch Katrine. Lady of the Lake is named after the famous poem by Sir Walter Scott. The other, Rob Roy III, also has a Scott connection, named after Rob Roy MacGregor, the notorious outlaw born at the head of the loch in 1671.
Can you walk around Loch Katrine?
Walks around Loch Katrine have been popular for centuries. Its forested slopes and those of neighbouring Loch Achray contain a network of paths offering myriad options for exploration.
Where does Loch Katrine supply water to?
Queen Victoria officially inaugurated the Loch Katrine scheme on 14 October 1859. The monarch opened a sluice to allow water from the loch to flow into the aqueduct. Bateman’s network still delivers up to 230m litres of water a day to Glasgow.