Some FLS visitor centres are offering a reduced service, with walking and mountain bike trails remaining open, as are most toilets and car parks. Please check below for local updates on any closures.
We want to ensure your visit is an enjoyable and safe one.
Make sure you follow the Scottish Government’s FACTS advice – helping to protect yourself, your family and your local community, and follow the Scottish Outdoor Access Code helping to keep Scotland beautiful.
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.
A short stroll through the sycamore woods around White Hill.
Smooth gravel surface with one short uneven section. Includes some short steep slopes.
Allow 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.
Stay The Night
Motorhomes and campervans that are self-contained and have their own toilet facilities will be able to stay overnight at the Pendreich car park from 26 April – 31 October 2021. This does not include overnight tent camping or car parking.
To help plan your stay, please see the details below:
- Height barrier – No
- Motorhome capacity of car park – 8
- Suitable for large vehicles/caravans – Yes
- Access notes – Steep single track road.
- Parking notes – Please leave a 4m gap between other motorhomes.
Please visit our Stay the Night page for full details, participating locations, best practice, and terms and conditions of use.
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.
FK9 4LS is the nearest postcode.
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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