Canal side walking
The Forth & Clyde canal provides the perfect setting for a
relaxing stroll, an energetic walk, a jog and even long distance
running. A walk or a run along any stretch of of the 35 mile
towpath will allow you to appreciate the scenic beauty, abdundance
of wildlife and the serenity of canal life while getting a healthy
workout at the same time.
Take advantage of the well maintained paths and walk or cycle to
work. A traffic-free, pollution-free alternative to commuting into
Glasgow city centre.
Canal walking is easy to reach and enjoy throughout the winter
if you prefer to stay off the hills in bad weather.
Dog walkers are welcome on the canal towpath but remember;
- Please keep your dog under control.
- Don't let your dog's lead obstruct other users
- Clear up after your dog!