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Larbert Woods

Where we are

An oasis of calm in the grounds of Forth Valley Royal Hospital

Larbert Woods has three easy trails weaving amongst mature trees and circling a picturesque little loch. Keep a look out for roe deer, squirrels, dragonflies and frogs.

Home to Forth Valley Royal Hospital, this is an oasis of calm for patients, staff and visitors alike.

Guide map to Larbert Woods (PDF 753KB)

Facilities & access

Parking
Parking

There are toilets in the hospital and plenty of places to eat, drink and shop in Larbert.

Events

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Nature Walk

Starts
21/11/2019
1:00 pm
Ends
21/11/2019
2:30 pm

Price
Free

Join the Ranger for a walk around the hospital woodland to discover the hidden historical features and the wildlife on offer on your doorstep. Take in the scenery, including views of the Falkirk Wheel and see the birds on Larbert Loch. Meet outside Forth Valley Royal Hospital reception.

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Elf Family Fun Run & Christmas Fayre

Starts
01/12/2019
10:00 am
Ends
01/12/2019
3:00 pm

Price
£15/10 (under 5s free). Book at http://elfrun2019.eventbrite.co.uk

Join Maggie's Centre volunteers and supporters for a fundraising fun-run just in time for the Christmas season. Following a 1.5 mile circular route through Larbert Woods, this will be fun for the whole family. Come dressed as an elf, and help raise funds for Maggie’s Forth Valley. Dogs and children welcome!

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Nature Walk

Starts
05/12/2019
1:00 pm
Ends
05/12/2019
2:30 pm

Price
Free

Join the Ranger for a walk around the hospital woodland to discover the hidden historical features and the wildlife on offer on your doorstep. Take in the scenery, including views of the Falkirk Wheel and see the birds on Larbert Loch. Meet outside Forth Valley Royal Hospital reception.

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Nature Walk

Starts
19/12/2019
1:00 pm
Ends
19/12/2019
2:30 pm

Price
Free

Join the Ranger for a walk around the hospital woodland to discover the hidden historical features and the wildlife on offer on your doorstep. Take in the scenery, including views of the Falkirk Wheel and see the birds on Larbert Loch. Meet outside Forth Valley Royal Hospital reception.

Getting here

Forth Valley Royal Hospital is on Stirling Road on the western edge of Larbert. It is well signposted from Junction 2 of the M876. There is on-street parking at Lochview, near Larbert Cross.

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FK5 4WR is the nearest postcode.

Public transport

Local bus services stop within the grounds of Forth Valley Royal Hospital. The south east corner of Larbert Woods is a 15 minute walk from Larbert train station. Plan your journey at Traveline Scotland.

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Phone
0300 067 6600 (option 1)
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