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Walking in the Pentlands

The Pentland Hills Regional Park is a great place for walking. With 100km of waymarked routes that are suitable for all levels of fitness, there is something for everyone. Visit our routes and trails page for suggested walks.

Discover the Pentland Hills Regional Park 

When planning your trip to the Pentlands be aware that many places become busy very quickly, in particular, Flotterstone, Harlaw and Threipmuir car parks. However there are other smaller car parks on the outskirts of the Regional Park and there are many walks to be done from the numerous bus stops.

How to get to the Regional Park by bus

If you are more the sociable type, or would prefer the confidence that walking with a group brings, then here are some suggested links to walking groups nearby to the Pentlands.

Ramblers Scotland

HF Edinburgh Hill Walking Club

Friends of the Pentlands