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Most of our visitor centres, car parks and mountain bike trails are now open. Check what’s open near you before you travel and enjoy your visit safely.


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Pendreich Forest Notices

COVID-19 has changed lots of things we do. And as we re-open the majority of our facilities and welcome more of you back in Phase 3, we need your help to do it safely. Please check what’s open before you travel; enjoy your visit safely by following NHS and Scottish Government guidance; take your litter home with you; and follow the Scottish Outdoor Access Code.

At this location:

  • The car park is open and normal charges (if any) now apply.

Please bear with us and check back regularly for updates. You can also find more information by visiting our COVID-19 page and our FAQs.

Woodland on the slopes of Bridge of Allan's Black Hill

Covering the slopes of Black Hill above Bridge of Allan, this woodland is a popular spot for runners, dog walkers, and anyone seeking fresh air. Take a short stroll through the sycamore woods around White Hill or use the car park as a base to climb Dumyat Hill.

Walking trails


Whitehill Walk

A short stroll through the sycamore woods around White Hill.

Smooth gravel surface with one short uneven section. Includes some short steep slopes.

½ miles / 0.7 km

¼ hr


Pendreich is the starting point for the popular hill path up Dumyat Hill. While the low elevation and great views make this is a perfect first hillwalk, it can get chilly and windy at the top so do go prepared. You can find details of the route at Walkhighlands.

Facilities & access


There are public toilets and places to eat in Bridge of Allan or Stirling.

Getting here

From Airthrey Road/A9 in Bridge of Allan, follow signs for Sherriffmuir. After driving uphill through the trees for 1 mile, Pendreich will appear on your left.

Using SatNav?

FK9 4LS is the nearest postcode.

Public transport

Buses serve Bridge of Allan and can stop near the junction of the A9 and Kenilworth Road. Plan your journey at Traveline Scotland.

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0300 067 6600 (option 1)
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