Cumbernauld Glen's ancient woodland is a haven for wildlife and the varied ground vegetation reflects the age of the site. Vast carpets of bluebells flower from May to June.
About Cumbernauld Glen
Exit the M80 for the A8011 and follow signs for Cumbernauld Theatre. There is a car-park opposite the theatre, with the reserve being a short walk away.
Getting onto the reserve
From the car-park, walk back along the footpath adjacent the road in the direction of Cumbernauld House. Continue along the path until it meets the road and turn right. Follow the road to Cumbernauld House. There is a Cumbernauld Glen waymarker located at the next road junction.
Getting round the reserve
Cumbernauld Glen is used by walkers, cyclists and horse riders. Please be aware of other users whilst on your visit. The majority of paths within the Glen are tarmac and suitable for wheelchair users, although there are some steep sections. The reserve's Mountain Bike Trail (Glen Mile) is not a footpath. Please do not walk along the trails.
Upcoming Events at Cumbernauld Glen
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Enjoy a magical family day out this Christmas at New Lanark, take a magical journey on The Spirit of Christmas Ride, visit Santa's Grotto or catch Beauty and the Beastie this year's festive panto!
Come along to Summerlee Museum in fancy dress on Sunday 28th October for spooky storytelling, face painting, crafts and more!
Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival gives you free access to lots of fascinating buildings across South Lanarkshire! This year's event will be held on September 29th & 30th!
Help us celebrate the harvest this autumn at the award-winning National Museum of Rural Life's Harvest Weekend!
The Pumpkin Festival at M&D’s will be a fantastic experience for the whole family featuring Pumpkin picking, haymazing hay maze, Halloween themed games, spooky storytelling plus more!
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