Welcome to Gartmore Estate’s Blog

Check here for news, offers and tips on things to see and do in The Trossachs National Park.

Q&A with Photography Tutor Ewan Barry

Edinburgh-based Photographer Ewan Barry runs our popular Photography courses here at Gartmore House. We grabbed him in between shoots for a few questions over a quick cuppa and piece of cake... Q: Give us your top 3 take-away tips for great photos A: 1. Get to know...

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Come Dancing and enjoy lots of health benefits!

Want to learn to waltz like they do on Strictly? Instead of just admiring the dancers on the telly, why not join them! Studies show that dancing is so good for you. Here are some of the benefits (in case you needed reminding why all those Strictly contestants look so...

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FAQs about your stay with us at Gartmore House

This blog covers: FAQs about bedrooms and facilities at the House. FAQs about finding us. FAQs about food & drink. FAQs about craft & activity breaks. We look forward to welcoming you to Gartmore House! FAQs about bedrooms and facilities at the House Are the...

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Happy National Thread The Needle Day

Today is National Thread The Needle Day which is the perfect excuse to get out the sewing machine.  Although today is a day for sewing and those who enjoy the craft, it also has another meaning. The term "threading the needle" generally means to find a path through...

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