Walking in Stirling

Enjoy Stirling on foot

The city of Stirling and surrounding area offers a good network of walking paths. There are easy and convenient walking routes to many attractive open spaces and sites of historic and cultural interest.

Here are some ideas for leisurely strolls and more strenuous walks in Stirling and the surrounding area.

Stirling Heritage Trails

Stirling Heritage Trails is a community-driven project that helps you explore seven areas of Stirling on foot. Information boards guide you through aspects of local history and stories gathered from local residents.

Visit the Stirling Heritage Trails website

Stirling Walking Network

The Stirling Walking Network is all about getting people walking for happy healthy lives. They offer a range of volunteer-led walks, from gentle strolls to more strenuous walks, and opportunities to make friends.

Visit the Stirling walking network on Facebook

Woodland Trust

If you enjoy woodland walks that are rich with animal and plant life, the Woodland Trust website lets you search for some great wooded walking areas around Stirling.

Visit the Woodland Trust website


If you’re happy to spend an hour or more in your walking boots, walkhighlands can introduce you to some stunning walks in and around Stirling, Clackmannan and the Ochil hills.

Visit the walkhighlands website