Park - nature conservation area in stirlingshire
Rebels and Poets
The very word Trossachs conjures up
portraits of shimmering lochs, craggy mountain tops and deep
cut, forest filled glens, a miniature and compressed portrayal
of all the magical landscape qualities which are associated
with the Highlands of Scotland.
was once a wild frontier land, home to supposedly 'lawless'
clans. Yet by the
nineteenth century the Trossachs was already building its
reputation as Scotland's first and most enduring holiday
region. No wonder then that Loch Lomond and the Trossachs
- renowned worldwide for its beauty and history - has been
chosen by the Government to become Scotland's first National
Park in April 2001. This will bring improved management to
the area, enhancing its quality and facilities for both local
people and visitors.
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