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Rowardennan, Stirling

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Rowardennan, Stirling

Rowardennan is a small hamlet on the eastern shore of Loch Lomond in Scotland. Rowardennan is at the northern end of the public road, but the West Highland Way passes through the village and continues north along the side of the loch. Rowardennan has a hostel and camping for hikers on the West Highland Way. A small passenger ferry crosses the loch to Tarbet on the opposite shore.
Administrative CountyStirling
Traditional CountyStirlingshire
OS GridNS3699
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Police AuthorityCentral Scotland

Other names by which Rowardennan, Stirling has been known in the past

Rowardennan Hotel

Rowardennan, Stirling in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Rowardennan Hotel, Buchanan par., Stirlingshire, on E. side of Loch Lomond, opposite Inveruglas Ferry, 9½ miles N. of Balloch; adjoins a steamboat pier, and is the best starting-place for the ascent of Ben Lomond.

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