Well insulated retriever dog in Gleniffer Braes Country Park

This evening, I am reporting on yesterday’s small group hike through Gleniffer Braes Country Park, Paisley, Scotland.

Summary facts and information:

  • Located south of Paisley and extends to 480 acres. The landscape comprises upland areas, moorlands, woodlands and hill farms with cattle.
  • Connected with weaver poets of the 18th and 19th centuries from Paisley, Robert Tannahill and Hugh MacDonald.
  • Has facilities for cycling, hiking and children.
  • Elevation offers panoramic views of the Lower Clyde Valley.
  • Is home to a wide range of bird life.
  • Gleniffer Gorge is part of the interesting geology in the area.

Autumnal reflections at Gleniffer Braes Country Park

Craigielinn Waterfall at Gleniffer Braes Country Park

Hiking through woodland at Gleniffer Braes Country Park

Lower Clyde Valley from Gleniffer Braes Country Park

Inquisitive Highland Cow at Gleniffer Braes Country Park

Hikers moving uphill at Gleniffer Braes Country Park

Hikers admiring view from Gleniffer Braes

Lower Clyde Valley from Gleniffer Braes

Hikers passing through woodland, Gleniffer Braes

Lower Clyde Valley from Gleniffer Braes

Hiking group crossing burn (stream)

Hiking group in Gleniffer Braes

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