Walking in East Renfrewshire

Walking routes, walking groups, walking tours... East Renfrewshire has a plethora of places in which to enjoy a stroll or ramble. Look through our listings for one to suit you.

Barrhead & Neilston Over 50s Walking Group

Barrhead & Neilston Over 50s Walking Group

Voluntary Action at underCOVER Kelburn Street, Barrhead G78 1LR
Are you looking for a daytime activity involving no special clothing or equipment, which will improve your health and get you out and about, meeting friends...
Barrhead Heritage Trail

Barrhead Heritage Trail

East Renfrewshire Council Offices Main Street, Barrhead G781SY
The Barrhead Heritage Trail is comprised of three specially designed walks each of which takes in various sites of historical value around the town. Each...
Barrhead Sports Centre Walking Group

Barrhead Sports Centre Walking Group

Barrhead Sports Centre Main Street, Barrhead G78 1SW
Walking in a group is a great way to stay motivated, make friends and discover new places.The Barrhead Sports Centre Walking Group meets every Tuesday...
Cats Whiskers Tours

Cats Whiskers Tours

, Giffnock G46 7AA
Nigel Cole is a Tour Guide and Travel Agent based in Glasgow who organises private, custom tours of Glasgow and all parts of U.K. and Ireland!
Collie Corner Dog Walking Group

Collie Corner Dog Walking Group

Levern Crescent, Barrhead G78
Collie-Corner Dog walking group is for like minded dog walkers, who enjoy company on their walks, it is also a chance to get fit and see some of our beautiful...
Dams 2 Darnley Health Walks

Dams 2 Darnley Health Walks

Corselet Road, Glasgow South Side G53 7RN
Dams 2 Darnley health walks are slightly longer than others. They cover a distance of up to 4 miles at a gentle pace and are suitable for all ages and...
Dams to Darnley Country Park

Dams to Darnley Country Park

, G78 2SG
Dams to Darnley is Scotland's newest country park. The park covers over 1300 acres of open space between the reservoirs between Barrhead and Newton Mearns...
Dams to Darnley Walking Route

Dams to Darnley Walking Route

NA NA, NA G782SG
Although Dams to Darnley is Glasgow's newest park the history of the surrounding landscape travels back many centuries with evidence of farming having...
Duncarnock Fort Walking Route

Duncarnock Fort Walking Route

NA NA, NA G78 3EE
East Renfrewshire's landscape is littered with historical curiosities and this walk provides plenty of evidence. For instance the name Neilston has led...
Eaglesham & Ballageigh Walking Route

Eaglesham & Ballageigh Walking Route

NA NA, NA G76 0AD
At 333 metres Ballageich is East Renfrewshire's highest point, its magnificent panorama extending for miles and its broad, featureless plateau home to...
East Renfrewshire U3A

East Renfrewshire U3A

Fairweather Hall Barrhead Road, Newton Mearns G77 6BB
East Renfrewshire U3A was launched in 2008 and now has around 220 members. Membership is open to people living in East Renfrewshire and the surrounding...
Eastwood Ramblers

Eastwood Ramblers

, Clarkston G76
Eastwood Ramblers is a walking group which has been active in the East Renfrewshire and South Glasgow areas for approximately 26 years. We are affiliated...
Fereneze Braes Walking Route

Fereneze Braes Walking Route

NA NA, NA G78 1AA
East Renfrewshire is blessed with some amazing vantage points, not least Fereneze Braes which has astounding views across Glasgow with the spectacular...
First Steps Barrhead Walking Group

First Steps Barrhead Walking Group

Auchenback Resource Centre Aurs Drive, Barrhead G78 2LW
The First Steps Barrhead Walking Group meets at the ARC (Auchenback Resource Centre), 64 Aurs Drive, Barrhead on Thursday mornings at 10.30am and will...
First Steps Eastwood Walking Group

First Steps Eastwood Walking Group

Eastwood Park Leisure Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock G46 6UG
The First Steps Eastwood Walking Group meets at Eastwood Park Leisure reception, Giffnock on Thursday mornings at 9.30am and will take you on different...
Harelaw Dam & Dod Hill Walking Route

Harelaw Dam & Dod Hill Walking Route

NA NA, NA G78 3EE
The countryside above Neilston is littered with fantastic lochs, including Long Loch and Harelaw and the higher ground above these two lochs, and the...
Neilston Development Trust Walking Group

Neilston Development Trust Walking Group

The Bank Main Street, Neilston G78 3EA
FREE Guided walks around Neilston, beginning and ending at The Bank. Good walking boots/shoes and appropriate clothing recommended. Tea and biscuits...
Neilston Pad Walking Route

Neilston Pad Walking Route

NA NA, NA G78 3EE
The first written record mentioning Neilston was in the 12th century when Sir Robert de Croc built a chapel in the village which was correlated with Paisley...
Rouken Glen Park

Rouken Glen Park

Rouken Glen Park Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock G467JL
Rouken Glen Park is a historic park located next to Thornliebank, Giffnock and Newton Mearns.It contains a range of features and facilities including...
Rouken Glen Walking Group

Rouken Glen Walking Group

Rouken Glen Park Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock G46 7JL
The Rouken Glen Walking Group promotes "Walking For Wellbeing" and meets at ProSoccer at 10.15am every Wednesday. The walk starts as 10.30am.There are...
The Eaglesham Heritage Trail

The Eaglesham Heritage Trail

, Eaglesham G76 0AR
The Eaglesham Heritage Trail was the first project to be undertaken by the Eaglesham & Waterfoot Community Development Trust. It comprises of 12 panels...
Uplawmoor & Loch Libo Walking Route

Uplawmoor & Loch Libo Walking Route

NA NA, NA G78 4AF
The Lochliboside Hills may not be the highest in East Renfrewshire but this vantage point is perhaps the region's finest. The stunning views extend to...
Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Windfarm Moor Road, Eaglesham G76 0QQ
The Whitelee Stroller Striders is our popular parent and baby walking group that was started by the Whitelee Countryside Ranger Service in 2011 and has...
Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre

Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre

Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre Moor Road, Eaglesham G760QQ
Whitelee Windfarm is Europe's largest windfarm and is located on Eaglesham Moor just 20 minutes from Glasgow. The windfarm currently has 140 operational...
Whitelees & The Covenanters Walking Route

Whitelees & The Covenanters Walking Route

Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre Moor Road, Eaglesham G760QQ
Whitelees is Europe's largest onshore windfarm and, love it or not, the windfarm and necessary road network has created a fantastic walk across the wild...

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Walking in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Archerfield Walled Garden

Archerfield Walled Garden

Archerfield Estate Dirleton, East Lothian EH39 5HQ
We look forward to welcoming you through our doors to experience everything the Walled Garden has to offer: a cafe/restaurant serving imaginative and...

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Princes Street Gardens

Princes Street Gardens

Princes Street Gardens Princes Street, Edinburgh Old Town EH2 2HG
Princes Street Gardens lies at centre of Edinburgh's World Heritage Site, within New Town and Old Town Outstanding Conservation Areas. It is listed in...

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Vogrie Country Park

Vogrie Country Park

NA NA, Midlothian EH23 4NU
Vogrie offers a haven of tranquillity in the heart of Midlothian's countryside.It retains much of its character as a Victorian parkland estate, with sweeping...

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Walking in Glasgow

Ardardan Estate

Ardardan Estate

Ardardan Estate , Cardross G82 5HD
The Montgomery Family & Team invite you to enjoy Ardardan. Set in a Restored Walled Garden on the banks of the River Clyde enjoy everything Ardardan Estate...

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Buggy Walk Bellahouston

Buggy Walk Bellahouston

Bellahouston Park Dumbreck Road, Glasgow South Side G41 5BW
Walks leave every Friday 10.30am from​ Glasgow Club Bellahouston.​Buggy walks in Bellahouston Park is a fantastic way to meet other parents and carers...

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Commonwealth Walkway Glasgow

Commonwealth Walkway Glasgow

, Various Locations Glasgow
The 20 mile Commonwealth Walkway Glasgow, starting at City Chambers in George Square, connects many of the Cities highlights including the Cathedral,...

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Curious About Glasgow Tour

Curious About Glasgow Tour

, Various Locations Glasgow
Have fun discovering Glasgow with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt. Buy or instantly download & get curious!Are you curious...

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Dawsholm Park

Dawsholm Park

Dawsholm Park Ilay Road, Glasgow West End G61 1QQ
Dawsholm Park could well be described as ‘the nature lover’s park’ as there is much of interest to the nature enthusiast here.Large areas of the...

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Garscadden Local Nature Reserve

Garscadden Local Nature Reserve

Garscadden Wood , Glasgow West End G15 7LG
This tranquil woodland, with its majestic ancient oaks and old hawthorn hedges, has been growing on this hillside on the edge of Glasgow for hundreds...

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Glasgow Historic Walks

Glasgow Historic Walks

, Various Locations Glasgow
Glasgow Historic Walks explores the rich but often neglected historical heritage of the city. It will take you on fascinating journeys around Glasgow...

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Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks

Good Move Glasgow Health Walks , Various Locations Glasgow
Good Move Glasgow run Health Walks right across the city which are suitable for all ages and abilities. They are a great way to take the first steps towards...

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Linn Park

Linn Park

Linn Park , Glasgow South Side G44 5TA
Linn Park is the second largest park in the city and with its variety of activities combined with its extensive grounds you can be assured of an enjoyable...

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Move More

Move More

, Various Locations Glasgow
At Move More, we know that when you’re living with and beyond cancer even a small amount of gentle exercise can help reduce your fatigue and leave you...

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Pollok Country Park

Pollok Country Park

2060 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow South Side G43 1AT
Pollok Country Park is Glasgow's largest park and the only Country Park within Glasgow. Its extensive woodlands and gardens provide a quiet sanctuary...

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Shape Up Southside Walking Club

Shape Up Southside Walking Club

City Wall House Eastwood Avenue, Glasgow South Side G41 3NS
We have organised a walking club for anyone who would like to get fit, more active or generally participate in a fun club.

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Walking in Lanarkshire

AURORA, Beauty, Health, & Wellbeing Studio

AURORA, Beauty, Health, & Wellbeing Studio

12 Pankhurst Place, The Village, East Kilbride G74 4BH
We take an Holistic Approach to promote a healthy balanced lifestyle via a unique combination of services.These services include: Beauty Therapy, Holistic...

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Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve

Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve

, Newmains ML2
Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve is situated in Newmains to the north east of Wishaw.The site was once known as Crindledyke Bing and mainly consisted...

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Calderglen Country Park

Calderglen Country Park

Calderglen Country Park Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ
Calderglen Country Park is a four-star tourist attraction which has a Children's Zoo, Tropical Glasshouse, Ornamental Gardens, Nature Trails and Walks...

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Chatelherault Country Park

Chatelherault Country Park

Chatelherault Country Park Fernegair, Hamilton ML3 7UE
Chatelherault Country Park, a five star visitor attraction under the Visit Scotland grading scheme, has been described as a Jewel in the Landscape.Chatelherault...

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Cumbernauld Glen

Cumbernauld Glen

, Cumbernauld
Cumbernauld Glen's ancient woodland is a haven for wildlife and the varied ground vegetation reflects the age of the site. Vast carpets of bluebells flower...

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Cuningar Loop Woodland Park

Cuningar Loop Woodland Park

Cuningar Loop Woodland Park , Rutherglen G73 1PW
Cuningar Loop is a £5.7 million Legacy 2014 project that will provide an exciting new woodland park in the east end of Glasgow.Located in Rutherglen,...

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Dumbreck Marsh Local Nature Reserve

Dumbreck Marsh Local Nature Reserve

Dumbreck Marsh Local Nature Reserve Gavell Road, Kilsyth
Dumbreck Marsh Local Nature Reserve is near Kilsyth and Queenzieburn.The marsh is an open area of countryside, including ponds and large areas of grassland...

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Fairhill Health Walk

Fairhill Health Walk

South Lanarkshire Lifestyles - Fairhill Neilsland Road, Hamilton ML3 8HJ
Active Communities, in partnership with Get Walking Lanarkshire have a new Health Walk starting on Thursday the 15th of May 2014. The walk is suitable...

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Get Walking Lanarkshire

Get Walking Lanarkshire

, Various Locations Lanarkshire
Healthy New Year: Put your best foot forward with the help of "Get Walking Lanarkshire"If you’re determined to stick to one New Years’ Resolution,...

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James Hamilton Heritage Park

James Hamilton Heritage Park

James Hamilton Heritage Park Stewartfield Way, East Kilbride G74 5LB
James Hamilton Heritage Park is a 4 Star Visit Scotland accredited activity centre. The park features a 16acre loch which provides beautiful and tranquil...

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Lanark Health Walk

Lanark Health Walk

Meeting at St Marys Church across from the bus station. , Lanark
If you enjoy walking then come along and join in on our weekly short health walk. Come along meet new friends and have a chat all while seeking the benefits...

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Northside Wood Wildlife Reserve

Northside Wood Wildlife Reserve

, Cumbernauld
Northside Wood is a strip of woodland south of Cumbernauld village. As the woodland is relatively young it is still developing. Areas of scrub and remnants...

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Palacerigg Country Park

Palacerigg Country Park

Palacerigg Country Park , Cumbernauld G67 3HU
Enjoy the rare breeds collection, wildlife, Millennium longhouses, environmental education, kids playpark and much more.Our Park Visitor Centre now hosts...

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Redlees Urban Park

Redlees Urban Park

Redlees Urban Park Blantyre Farm Road, Blantyre G72
27 acres of natural woodland in a former quarry. There is now a large pond suitable for canoeing and providing a home to amphibians and insects. Hosted...

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Scottish Wildlife Trust: Falls of Clyde Wildlife Reserve and Visitor Centre

Scottish Wildlife Trust: Falls of Clyde Wildlife Reserve and Visitor Centre

The Dyeworks New Lanark Mills, Lanark ML11 9DB
The Scottish Wildlife Trust Falls of Clyde and Visitor Centre is nestled in the Clyde Valley and is part of the Clyde Valley Woodlands National Nature...

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Seven Lochs Wetland Park

Seven Lochs Wetland Park

, Various Locations Lanarkshire
Bringing together 20 sq km of lochs, parks, nature reserves and woodlands between Glasgow and Coatbridge Seven Lochs Wetland Park offers an exciting range...

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Strathclyde Country Park

Strathclyde Country Park

Hamilton Road, Motherwell ML1 3RT
Thousands of visitors every year come to enjoy the huge range of activities available at Strathclyde Country Park from sailing to sunbathing, birdwatching...

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Strathclyde Country Park

Strathclyde Country Park

Hamilton Road, Motherwell ML1 3RT
Thousands of visitors every year come to enjoy the huge range of activities available at Strathclyde Country Park from sailing to sunbathing, birdwatching...

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Walking in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Active Communities: Walking Buddies

Active Communities: Walking Buddies

Active Communities: Walking Buddies , Various Locations Renfrewshire
Walk your way to better health! Outdoor for 1hr approx. Suitable for ALL abilities! Buggies welcome too. These groups let people get together in their...

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Castle Semple Visitor Centre

Castle Semple Visitor Centre

Lochlip Road, Lochwinnoch PA12 4EA
The Visitor Centre and Country Park provide a great place to enjoy ‘wonderful water, walks and wildlife’ all year round in the ancestral homelands...

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Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park

Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park

Regional Park HQ Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park, Lochwinnoch PA10 2PZ
Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park covers an area of 108 square miles and contains two country parks with visitor centres at Castle Semple Loch and Muirshiel...

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Gryffe Hillwalking Club

Gryffe Hillwalking Club

, Various Locations Renfrewshire
Based in Renfrewshire the Gryffe Hillwalking Club brings together people who enjoy walking in the Scottish countryside and are keen to meet others with...

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Lunderston Bay

Lunderston Bay

Lunderston Bay Cloch Road, Gourock PA19 1BB
Being Glasgow’s nearest sandy beach it is a popular destination on the Clyde – a great place to have a picnic, make sand castles on the beach, fly...

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Muirshiel Visitor Centre

Muirshiel Visitor Centre

Calder Glen Road, Lochwinnoch PA12 4LB
Muirshiel Visitor Centre & Country Park gives easy access to ‘great walking in hen harrier countryside’ in what was once an impressive Victorian shooting...

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Paisley Hillwalking Club

Paisley Hillwalking Club

Various Venues , Paisley PA1
Paisley Hillwalking Club is one of Scotland's biggest and friendliest outdoor clubs. We've been active since 1983 and attract members of all ages, backgrounds...

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RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve

RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve

RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve Largs Road, Lochwinnoch PA12 4JF
The best place in the west of Scotland for family fun, wild days out and discovering nature with an excellent RSPB shop, nature centre and visitor trails...

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Walking in Stirling and Falkirk

Auchengillan Outdoor Centre

Auchengillan Outdoor Centre

Auchengillan Outdoor Centre , Blanefield G63 9BA
Auchengillan is a large Outdoor Centre, in Central Scotland, the centre can offer ideal accommodation for group bookings in a variety of comfortable buildings...

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Buggy Walk Bridge of Allan

Buggy Walk Bridge of Allan

Airthrey Park Medical Centre University of Stirling, Hermitage Rd, Stirling FK9 4NJ
Bridge of Allan buggy walk Every Wednesday 10.30am – 11.30am Meet at Airthrey Park Medical Centre, University of Stirling, Hermitage Rd, Stirling.Our...

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Kings Park  Stirling

Kings Park Stirling

Kings Park Kings Park Road, Stirling FK8 2JS
The Kings Park is one of Stirling's best used recreation areas. Historically the park was used as the hunting ground for the Royal Court at Stirling...

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Mugdock Country Park

Mugdock Country Park

Mugdock Country Park Milngavie, Mugdock G62 8EL
Located in beautiful semi-natural and formal landscapes yet only 10 miles from Glasgow city centre, Mugdock Country Park offers an exciting visit to the...

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Stirling Walking Tours

Stirling Walking Tours

44 St John Street, Stirling FK8 1EA
We have a choice of two fantastic guided sightseeing tours of Stirling available:STIRLING OLD TOWN TOURSTIRLING CASTLE & THE SECRETS OF THE OLD TOWN(which...

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The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre

The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre

The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre , Aberfoyle FK8 3SX
Whether you want to do a little or do a lot, The Lodge is made for you. Relax and enjoy the spectacular views, stroll to the waterfall, visit the Red...

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Walking in Other Areas

Dean Castle Country Park

Dean Castle Country Park

Dean Castle Country Park Dean Road, Kilmarnock KA3 1XB
Dean Castle Country Park is a fantastic free day out for all the family. The country park, covering over 200 acres, is nestled in the heart of Kilmarnock...
Eglinton Country Park

Eglinton Country Park

The Visitor Centre Eglinton Country Park, Irvine KA12 8TA
Spring, summer, autumn and winter - the beauty of Eglinton Country Park is on your doorstep!Immersed in a rich history, our Country Park gives you space...