Welcome to the website for the historic steamship Maid of the Loch, Loch Lomond's Paddle Steamer. Visit her on the world famous Bonnie, Bonnie Banks of Loch Lomond, at Balloch Pier.
Maid of the Loch is open to the public as a family-friendly historic visitor attraction and as a totally unique venue for events and functions.
The restored Grade A listed Balloch Steam Slipway is capable of pulling the 555 gross ton Maid of the Loch out of the loch. Regular "In Steam" days allow the steam engine and gearing system to be seen in operation.
The Maid and Balloch Steam Slipway are loving cared for by the Loch Lomond Steamship Company, a charity based in Scotland. All staff are unpaid volunteers.
We Need You! Volunteer Recruitment Event on Saturday 4 March at 11 am on the Maid of the Loch, The Pier, Balloch G83 8QX Do you like nothing...Read More
Maid of the Loch is delighted to announce the arrival, by Mr & Mrs Swan, of six cygnets, on 11th May. Pen (the name of a female swan)...Read More
Jimmie MacGregor's Gathering As part of our "Music on the Maid" programme, Scottish folk singer, Jimmie MacGregor, will be performing his gathering of "Songs, Stories and Famous Folk"...Read More