Falls of Clyde Wildlife Reserve & Visitor Centre (Scottish Wildlife Trust)

Scottish Wildlife Trust, Falls of Clyde, New Lanark, ML11 9DB
Members: FREE Non-members are asked to pay a £3 donation on entry.
The wildlife reserve is always open. Visitor centre hours vary seasonally. Check our website or Facebook page for further details.

This reserve is famous for its spectacular waterfalls, historic visitors and scenic woodland walks. Over 100 bird species have been recorded including dipper, raven and kingfisher. Daubenton’s bats can be spotted feeding over the river in the evenings. Badgers forage among the undergrowth and otters are sometimes seen along the riverbank. Highlights: badger watches & other events, woodland riverside walks, interactive toys and games, learn all about the history of Falls of Clyde.

*Falls of Clyde Wildlife Watch group is making plans to re-open in the coming months. Please check back for updates*

Also known as “The Hawks”, The Falls of Clyde Wildlife Watch group arranges a variety of fun activities and events for children aged 5 to 14 years, children under 8 need to bring an adult.

Our nature loving group meet monthly (normally the first Saturday of the month) at Falls of Clyde and do loads of different outdoor activities like pond dipping, badger watching, animal tracking, tree adopting and lots of fun and games along the way.

Click here to view the Falls of Clyde Wildlife Reserve map.

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    Key Info Points

    The reserve has a network of paths, including the top section of the Clyde Walkway

    The Falls of Clyde is part of the Clyde and Avon Valley Landscape Partnership and the Clyde Valley Woodlands National Nature Reserve

    Booking Details

    No booking required.

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