Loch Venachar South Shore

Loch Venachar South Shore

Easter Dullater, Callander, Perthshire, FK17 8HG

This small car park on the south shore of Loch Venachar offers amazing views across the water by day and incredible views of the starry skies at night. The location has been recommended as a great place to stargaze by Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park. The location forms part of the Callander’s Landscape Dark Skies Project.


Loch Venachar South Shore is a Dark Sky Discovery Site, an officially recognised place where anyone can stargaze. Most such locations have overnight parking (sometimes with a fee); however, many do not allow overnight camping. There may or may not be toilet facilities.

Weather forecast

  • 28/05/24

    13° 92%
  • 28/05/24

    12° 55%
  • 29/05/24

    11° 6%
  • 29/05/24

    10° 9%

Weather forecast for Callander (2.3 miles away) updated 28/05/24 at 12:00.




Events nearby

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  • Airdrie Astronomical Association club meeting

    Friday 31st May 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    New Wellwynd Church - Airdrie, Airdrie, ML6 0AG (27.1 miles away)

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  • Stirling Astronomical Society informal monthly meeting

    Friday 31st May 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    Stirling Highland Hotel Observatory, Stirling, FK8 1DU (14.4 miles away)

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  • Renfrewshire Astronomical Society meeting

    Tuesday 4th June 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Walkinshaw Community Centre, Johnstone, PA5 8AF (28.6 miles away)

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  • Airdrie Astronomical Association club meeting

    Friday 7th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    New Wellwynd Church - Airdrie, Airdrie, ML6 0AG (27.1 miles away)

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  • Airdrie Astronomical Association club meeting

    Friday 14th June 2024 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

    New Wellwynd Church - Airdrie, Airdrie, ML6 0AG (27.1 miles away)

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