Family friendly Cycling in and around Glasgow

Explore East Renfrewshire's numerous cycle routes and mountain bike tracks with the rest of the family on the back of a bike.

Auchengillan Outdoor Centre

Auchengillan Outdoor Centre

Blanefield
Auchengillan is a large Outdoor Centre, in Central Scotland, the centre can offer ideal accommodation for group bookings in a variety of comfortable buildings...
Auticulture Network: Autism Friendly Cycling Group

Auticulture Network: Autism Friendly Cycling Group

Glasgow West End
Individuals, plus family and friends of anyone with an autistic spectrum condition is welcome to come along to this free, fortnightly autism friendly...
Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve

Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve

Newmains
Braedale Hill Local Nature Reserve is situated in Newmains to the north east of Wishaw.The site was once known as Crindledyke Bing and mainly consisted...
Broadwood Stadium

Broadwood Stadium

Cumbernauld
Broadwood Stadium is a hub of sporting activity and has classes, sports and programmes for all the family. A modern gym houses top of the range resistance...
Can You Experience Ltd

Can You Experience Ltd

Balloch
Award winning Can You Experience is a refreshingly inspired clan of superb outdoor activity instructors helping you have fun, be it during your leisure...
Castle Semple Visitor Centre

Castle Semple Visitor Centre

Lochwinnoch
The Visitor Centre and Country Park provide a great place to enjoy ‘wonderful water, walks and wildlife’ all year round in the ancestral homelands...
Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park

Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park

Lochwinnoch
Clyde Muirshiel Regional Park covers an area of 108 square miles and contains two country parks with visitor centres at Castle Semple Loch and Muirshiel...
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...
Cuningar Loop Woodland Park

Cuningar Loop Woodland Park

Rutherglen
Cuningar Loop is a £5.7 million Legacy 2014 project that will provide an exciting new woodland park in the east end of Glasgow.Located in Rutherglen,...
Dams to Darnley Country Park

Dams to Darnley Country Park

Barrhead
Dams to Darnley is Scotland's newest country park. The park covers over 1300 acres of open space between the reservoirs between Barrhead and Newton Mearns...
Dawsholm Park

Dawsholm Park

Glasgow West End
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...
Drumchapel Cycle Hub

Drumchapel Cycle Hub

Glasgow West End
We are a community-based project funded by Spirit of 2012 and the Big Bike Revival, operating as part of the Drumchapel Sports Hub.We aim to make cycling...
Free Wheel North

Free Wheel North

Glasgow City Centre
Free Wheel North is a cycling development charity in Glasgow devoted to the right of everyone to access health, fresh air and exercise.FWN fights for...
Garscadden Local Nature Reserve

Garscadden Local Nature Reserve

Glasgow West End
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...
Glasgow Cycle Speedway

Glasgow Cycle Speedway

Glasgow South Side
Cycle speedway was born on the bomb sites of post-war Europe where thrill-seekers raced each other around dirt tracks on steel bikes with no gears or...
Linn Park

Linn Park

Glasgow South Side
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...
Lunderston Bay

Lunderston Bay

Gourock
Being Glasgow’s nearest sandy beach it is a popular destination on the Clyde – a great place to have a picnic, make sand castles on the beach, fly...
Mugdock Country Park

Mugdock Country Park

Mugdock
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...
Paisley Velo

Paisley Velo

Paisley
Paisley Velo welcomes a range of cyclists from Elite race riders to social weekend warriors, those looking to get fit and those just looking for a sunday...
Palacerigg Country Park

Palacerigg Country Park

Cumbernauld
Enjoy the rare breeds collection, wildlife, Millennium longhouses, environmental education, kids playpark and much more.Our Park Visitor Centre now hosts...
Play on Pedals

Play on Pedals

Various Locations Glasgow
Play on Pedals is a project funded by the People’s Postcode Trust’s Dream Fund, getting every 4 year old in Glasgow cycling before they start school...
Pollok Country Park

Pollok Country Park

Glasgow South Side
Pollok Country Park is Glasgow's largest park and the only Country Park within Glasgow. Its extensive woodlands and gardens provide a quiet sanctuary...
Rouken Glen Park

Rouken Glen Park

Giffnock
Rouken Glen Park is a historic park located next to Thornliebank, Giffnock and Newton Mearns.It contains a range of features and facilities including...
RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve

RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve

Lochwinnoch
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...
Seven Lochs Wetland Park

Seven Lochs Wetland Park

Various Locations Lanarkshire
Bringing together 20 sq km of lochs, parks, nature reserves and woodlands between Glasgow and Coatbridge Seven Lochs Wetland Park offers an exciting range...
Strathclyde Country Park

Strathclyde Country Park

Motherwell
Thousands of visitors every year come to enjoy the huge range of activities available at Strathclyde Country Park from sailing to sunbathing, birdwatching...
The Great Trossachs Forest

The Great Trossachs Forest

Callander
The Great Trossachs Forest is about creating a large-scale forest for the benefit of wildlife and people.Equal in size to Glasgow, The Great Trossachs...
The Helix

The Helix

Falkirk
The Helix has been around since 2003, borne from an idea to create a local greenspace that connects and engages with its local communities. We'd like...
Wheel Being Glasgow

Wheel Being Glasgow

Glasgow West End
Wheel Being is a cycling program aiming at adults with barriers to getting active. We offer social rides, 1:1 sessions as well as support in building...
Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre

Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre

Eaglesham
Whitelee Windfarm is Europe's largest windfarm and is located on Eaglesham Moor just 20 minutes from Glasgow. The windfarm currently has 140 operational...