Activities

Walking in East Renfrewshire

Walking

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.

Auchenback Walking Group

Auchenback Walking Group

Auchenback Resource Centre Aurs Drive, Barrhead G78 2LW

The Auchenback Walking Group meets up every Tuesday at 10am at the Auchenback Resource Centre on Aurs Drive, Barrhead!

Dams to Darnley Country Park

Dams to Darnley Country Park

, G78 2SG

Dams to Darnley Country Park covers over 1300 acres of open space between the reservoirs between Barrhead and Newton Mearns, and the village of Darnley!

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups

East Renfrewshire HSCP Walking Groups , Various Locations East Renfrewshire

East Renfrewshire Council HSCP run several walking groups throughout the week perfect for beginners upwards!

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 400 members. Membership is open to people living in East Renfrewshire and the surrounding areas.

Eastwood Ramblers

Eastwood Ramblers

, Clarkston G76

Eastwood Ramblers offer a varied programme of weekend walks to suit all levels and abilities, from city and town walks to coastal paths to woodlands and parks to challenging hills and Munros.

Rouken Glen Park

Rouken Glen Park

Rouken Glen Park Rouken Glen Road, Giffnock G467JL

Rouken Glen Park is one of the main tourist attractions within East Renfrewshire and is a fantastic, family friendly, greenspace which hosts a number of events through the year.

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.

Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Stroller Striders

Whitelee Windfarm Moor Road, Eaglesham G76 0QQ

Whitelee Stroller Striders started in 2011 and is a popular walking group for expectant and new parents with babies!

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!

Walking in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Almondell & Calderwood Country Park

Almondell & Calderwood Country Park

Almondell & Calderwood Country Park Almond Lodge, Broxburn EH52 5PE

Probably the best kept secret in West Lothian, Almondell & Calderwood Country Park is a 220-acre park and 4 star visitor attraction!

Archerfield Walled Garden

Archerfield Walled Garden

Archerfield Walled Garden Archerfield Estate, Dirleton EH39 5HQ

A fabulous Taste, Shop and Explore experience in the heart of East Lothian. We look forward to welcoming you through our doors to experience everything Archerfield Walled Garden has to offer...

Curious About Edinburgh

Curious About Edinburgh

, Various Locations Edinburgh

Have fun discovering Edinburgh with two self-guided, heritage walks with an optional treasure hunt... buy or instantly download & get curious!

Preston Mill and Phantassie Doocot

Preston Mill and Phantassie Doocot

Preston Mill and Phantassie Doocot Preston Road, East Linton EH40 3DS

Preston Mill is an architectural oddity that will beguile visitors as much as it delights painters and photographers.

Princes Street Gardens

Princes Street Gardens

Princes Street Gardens Princes Street, Edinburgh 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...

Vogrie Country Park

Vogrie Country Park

Vogrie Country Park Gorebridge, 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...

Walking in Fife

Walking in Glasgow

Ardardan Estate

Ardardan Estate

Ardardan Estate , Cardross G82 5HD

With a treasure trove of foodie goodies, homemade Tearoom Treats, a woodland walk to wander, animals to meet and the garden nursery to inspire Ardardan Estate has lots to offer!

Cathkin Braes Country Park

Cathkin Braes Country Park

Cathkin Braes Country Park Cathkin Road, Glasgow South Side G45

Cathkin Braes Country Park covers a large area in the south east of Glasgow and is renowned for panoramic views over the city and beyond!

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,...

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!

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...

Dean Castle Country Park

Dean Castle Country Park

Dean Castle Country Park Dean Road, Kilmarnock KA3 1XB

Nestled in the heart of Kilmarnock, Dean Castle Country Park is a fantastic free day out for all the family!

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...

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...

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 a healthier lifestyle and meet new people!

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 visit no matter the time of the year!

Outdoors For You

Outdoors For You

Outdoors For You Orkney Street, Glasgow South Side G51 2BZ

Outdoors For You organise special hiking tours across Scotland which include some of the most spectacular views in the World and range from beginners/leisure to experienced walkers.

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 for both visitors and wildlife.

Robroyston Park Local Nature Reserve

Robroyston Park Local Nature Reserve

Robroyston Park Local Nature Reserve , Glasgow North G33

Robroyston Park Local Nature Reserve has an attractive wild aspect which consists mainly of rough grassland, areas of wetland, a pond and planted trees.

Seven Lochs Wetland Park

Seven Lochs Wetland Park

Seven Lochs Wetland Park Cumbernauld Road, Glasgow North G33 1AH

Bringing together 20 sq km of lochs, parks, nature reserves and woodlands between Glasgow and Coatbridge, Seven Lochs Wetland Park offers an exciting range of things to see and do!

Tramble App Glasgow

Tramble App Glasgow

Tramble App Glasgow , Various Locations Glasgow

Want to do something different on your next date or day out? Download Tramble App, the codebreaking challenge based in and around Glasgow City Centre!

Walking in Lanarkshire

Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve

Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve

Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve Bonkle Road, Newmains ML2 9AR

Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve is situated in Newmains to the north east of Wishaw, a real haven for birds, insects, and animals!

Calderglen Country Park

Calderglen Country Park

Calderglen Country Park Strathaven Road, East Kilbride G75 0QZ

Calderglen Country Park is a four-star tourist attraction based in East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire featuring a Children's Zoo, Tropical Glasshouse, Adventure Play Area and more!

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 local landscape.

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 from May to June.

Cuningar Loop Woodland Park

Cuningar Loop Woodland Park

Cuningar Loop Woodland Park , Rutherglen G73 1PW

Located in Rutherglen, across the Clyde from the Commonwealth Games Athletes' Village, Cuningar Loop has transformed 15 hectares of derelict, unused land into an attractive community greenspace!

Dumbreck Marsh Local Nature Reserve

Dumbreck Marsh Local Nature Reserve

Dumbreck Marsh Local Nature Reserve Gavell Road, Kilsyth

Dumbreck Marsh Local Nature Reserve, near Kilsyth and Queenzieburn, is an open area of countryside which includes ponds and large areas of grassland.

Get Walking Lanarkshire

Get Walking Lanarkshire

, Various Locations Lanarkshire

Walking is a great form of exercise. It is free, most people can do it, you don't need any special equipment and walking has many health benefits!

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 located in East Kilbride.

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...

Lanark Loch

Lanark Loch

Lanark Loch Hyndford Road, Lanark ML11 9BJ

Lanark Loch is an ideal fun day out for all the family, there is a selection of activities including fishing, pitch and putt, play area and more to keep everyone entertained!

Palacerigg Country Park

Palacerigg Country Park

Palacerigg Country Park , Cumbernauld G67 3HU

Explore the 10km network of nature trails and footpaths at Palacerigg Country Park, Cumbernauld!

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...

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 Reserve.

Seafar Wood Wildlife Reserve

Seafar Wood Wildlife Reserve

Seafar Wood Wildlife Reserve , Cumbernauld

Seafar Wood is a relatively young strip of woodland west of Cumbernauld Village.

Strathclyde Country Park

Strathclyde Country Park

Hamilton Road, Motherwell ML1 3RT

Thousands of visitors each year enjoy the huge range of activities available at Strathclyde Country Park from sailing to sunbathing, birdwatching to cycling, water ski-ing to watching the world go by!

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 by joining one of Active Communities regular Walking Buddies groups!

Castle Semple Country Park

Castle Semple Country Park

Castle Semple Country Park Lochlip Road, Lochwinnoch PA12 4EA

Castle Semple Visitor Centre and Country Park is the gateway to Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park with wonderful water for outdoor activities plus walks, wildlife and woodlands.

Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park

Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park

Castle Semple Visitor Centre and Country Park Lochlip Road, Lochwinnoch PA12 4EA

Clyde Muirshiel is Scotland's largest Regional Park - a great place to easily enjoy the outdoors. The Park is just west of Glasgow, south of Greenock, east of Largs and north of Ardrossan!

Greenock Cut Visitor Centre

Greenock Cut Visitor Centre

Greenock Cut Visitor Centre Cornalees Bridge, Inverkip PA16 9LX

Situated in the heart of Inverclyde’s historic water catchment area, the Greenock Cut is a scheduled monument with fantastic views and trails.

Gryffe Hillwalking Club

Gryffe Hillwalking Club

65 Balmoral Drive, Bishopton PA7 5HR

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

Lunderston Bay

Lunderston Bay

Lunderston Bay Cloch Road, Gourock PA19 1BB

Lunderston Bay, Glasgow's nearest sandy beach, is great for a picnic, making sand castles on the beach, enjoying the sea air, coastal views and walks!

Muirshiel Country Park

Muirshiel Country Park

Muirshiel Country Park 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 estate!

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 and abilities.

RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve

RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve

RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve Largs Road, Lochwinnoch PA12 4JF

RSPB Lochwinnoch is 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.

Walking in Stirling and Falkirk

Auchengillan Outdoor Centre

Auchengillan Outdoor Centre

Auchengillan Outdoor Centre , Blanefield G63 9BA

Located in Central Scotland within easy reach of the major cities and national parks, an activity packed adventure awaits at Auchengillan Outdoor Centre!

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...

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.

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 countryside.

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...

Stirling, Falkirk and District Ramblers

Stirling, Falkirk and District Ramblers

, Various Locations Stirling and Falkirk

If you enjoy walking, love the great outdoors and want to enjoy and protect our green spaces then Stirling, Falkirk and District Ramblers is for you.

The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre

The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre

The Lodge Forest Visitor Centre Duke's Pass, Aberfoyle FK8 3SX

With trails suitable for all, tree top adventures, a great café, toilets and plenty of information, this should be your first stop when it comes to exploring...

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