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Gleniffer Braes Country Park

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Scotland at a Glance (almost)

Gleniffer Braes is just on the edge of Paisley. The park runs the length of the ridge of low hills... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Barrhead, United Kingdom
Stunning scenery

Beautiful walks .great views you can watch the world to by .just watch out for the dog poo that is... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Anne Marie L
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“clyde valley”(13 reviews)
“ben lomond”(11 reviews)
“fresh air”(9 reviews)
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Glenfield Road, Paisley, Scotland
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All reviewsclyde valleyben lomondfresh airdog walkingstunning sceneryglasgow airportgreat place to get awaywell worth a visitnice walklovely viewwould recommend a visitwinter monthspaisley town centresandwichwaterfallwalkssky
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gleniffer Braes is just on the edge of Paisley. The park runs the length of the ridge of low hills that form the Braes and ends just short of Barrhead. There are paths that take you right along the ridge which is level for much...More

Thank Kill0ch
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Beautiful walks .great views you can watch the world to by .just watch out for the dog poo that is sometimes lying about.

Thank Anne Marie L
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Thoroughly enjoyed family walk over the Glennifer Braes from car park in the sky to the waterfall. Fabulous views over Paisley to Ben Lomond. Adventures through enchanted forests to the beautiful treasure of the waterfall. Will definitely go back to see waterfall in full flow....More

1  Thank Linda K
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Just great for a walk in the nature! A lot of nice views for miles. Safe for the dog a family. good idea to take a camera, a sandwich & something to drink. with easy access to car park.

1  Thank william D
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Absolutely stunning place to visit in good weather. Great views of Campsies, Ben Lomond and the Cobbler with Bens Ime and Vane to the north west and Ben An to the north east. And the airport if you're into plane watching.

1  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 29 June 2018

A must, but can be busy with dog walkers in the summer months. The Braes are especially beautiful at night, if you like star gazing. You get a great view of Paisley, Glasgow and beyond. Roads can be tricky and narrow, so watch your speed,...More

Thank adrianchambers63
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Great views over the Clyde valley from the "Car Park in the Sky". Only a 10 minute drive from Paisley town centre.

Thank Ian G
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Glennifer Braes is a great place to spend an afternoon exploring. There is the Craigielinn waterfall to see, which is best to see after it has been raining when it is in full flow. There is a woodland walk which is beautiful in Autumn when...More

3  Thank _brooksantonia
Reviewed 27 December 2017

A great place to enjoy views of Paisley and beyond, ideal for exercising dogs and a walk in the countryside.

Thank menubuster
Reviewed 19 December 2017

Great views across the Clyde valley up towards the Trossachs. With Ben Lomond featuring prominently on the horizon. Good road access from Paisley. There are trails to go for gentle walks with free car parking available. The park keepers continually maintain these and can be...More

3  Thank dukesc2017
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25 July 2018|
Response from Ian G | Reviewed this property |
The park is open 24/7. There are no gates and it has a popular car park for viewing the night sky and fabulous views over the Clyde valley.
9 July 2018|
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Response from _brooksantonia | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure that camping is allowed up there. Your best bet would be to contact the ranger service or someone at Renfrewshire Council to ask. Sorry I couldn't be more helpful.