1. South Scotland
  2. Stirling and Falkirk
  3. Aberfoyle

About The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre

The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre at Aberfoyle previously known as David Marshall Lodge, offers ranger led events, which occur throughout the year. These include guided walks and talks and seasonal activities for families and visitors.

Way-marked paths start from the visitor centre and range from a gentle half mile wander to a 4 mile trek. The Lodge links to the National Cycle Network route 7 and there is a popular outdoor children's play area. The wildlife viewing room offers the opportunity to see Ospreys setting up their nest and rearing their young.

There is information, exhibits and an expert on hand to answer questions. Live footage of woodland birds feeding is also available. The new Red Squirrel hide offers an exciting chance to view these rare creatures in their natural habitat.

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Opening Times

January - February
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 15:00

March - April
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 16:00

May - June & September
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

July - August
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

October - December
Monday to Sunday 10:00 - 16:00

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Pricing & Tickets

Free admission

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FAQs

Yes, there is parking onsite.

Parking Charge
Up to 1 Hour: £1.00
All Day: £3.00
Minibus and Coach: £12.00
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Contact Details

Trossachs Road, Stirling
Aberfoyle
Stirling and Falkirk
FK8 3UX
Scotland

Tel: 0300 067 6615

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Last Updated: 12:12 06/07/2023

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