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.
MAID OF THE LOCH’s “LOST” SEAT RESTORED The wooden bench seat that was found lying on the bottom of Loch Lomond under the Maid of the Loch, has...Read More
Maid of the Loch, Loch Lomond’s Paddle Steamer, has been shortlisted for a major new award in Scotland. The Scottish Heritage Angels Awards are to recognise and celebrate...Read More
Maid of the Loch, Loch Lomond's Paddle Steamer, is holding its first ever Whisky Tasting event on Saturday 5th September, sponsored by Glengoyne Distillery. John Beveridge, Director of...Read More