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Garshellach

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Quiet forest with grand views of the Forth Valley and Stirling Castle

Just outside Stirling, this quiet conifer forest is a good place for a jog or a walk with the dog. There are fine views of the wide Forth Valley from the top, with Stirling Castle dominating the countryside around.

Facilities and access

Walking
Walking

There are places to eat and public toilets in Stirling, about 3 miles away.

Car parking information

There is no charge to park at this woodland. Please park with care and consideration, and do not block pedestrian and vehicles access points.

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Getting here

Halfway between Stirling and Gargunnock on the A811, follow the turning to the south signposted to Cambusbarron/Touch Business Centre. The forest entrance is about ΒΌ mile along this road on the right. There is parking space for about three cars.

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FK8 3AG is the nearest postcode.

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0300 067 6600 (option 1)
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Close up of tree leaf

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Parking
Viewpoint
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Distance from 'Garshellach': 3.51 miles
Bark on tree

Begin your walk up the distinctive peak of Meikle Bin

Facilities and activities
Walking
Walking
Parking icon
Parking
Mountain access
Mountain access
Distance from 'Garshellach': 5.69 miles
Moss on tree

A landscape rich in wildlife and history

Facilities and activities
Walking
Walking
Toilets
Toilets
Mountain biking
Mountain biking
Parking (charge)
Parking (charge)
Viewpoint
Viewpoint
Picnic area
Picnic area
Distance from 'Garshellach': 6.22 miles