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MacFarlane Heritage Sites

 

Visiting Scotland Soon?

By Mary Helen Haines ©2012

www.clanmacfarlane.org

Here are some must-see places for Clan MacFarlane visitors

First for a quick overview, read an introduction to Clan History. Another source for information about the area comes from the Arrochar Heritage Society (The history article was written by Mary Helen Haines in 2005).

Good sites for the first time traveler.Explore Loch Lomond and About Loch Lomond.

When you travel to the area, the two most important and moving places to see are the two islands in Loch Lomond where ruins of former MacFarlane castles can be seen. You will need to rent a boat to visit. Allow about 3 hours. A possible place to rent:

MacFarlane owned enterprise: http://www.balmahaboatyard.co.uk/about.html

 Operating from Luss: http://www.loch-lomond.net/boating/lochlomondleisure.aspx

 

Clan Events Calendar


Iron Thistle Scottish Festival
Fri Apr 28 through Sun Apr 30


Sacramento Valley Scottish Games & Festival
Sat Apr 29 through Sun Apr 30


Texas Scottish Festival and Highland games
Fri May 5 through Sun May 7


Alma Highland Festival
Fri May 26 through Sun May 28


Georgetown Highland Games
Sat Jun 10 through Sat Jun 10


Kansas City Scottish Highland Games and Celtic Festival
Sat Jun 10 through Sat Jun 10


Cobourg Highland Games and Festival
Sat Jun 17 through


Ohio Scottish Games
Fri Jun 23 through Sat Jun 24


Springfield Highland games and Celtic Festival
Sat Jul 22 through Sat Jul 22


Glengarry Highland Games
Fri Aug 4 through Sat Aug 5