• Clyde and Avon Valley Wildlife Campaign

    Get wild with the #CAVWChallenge in 2017

    Spotting Challenge and 500 Words Competition

  • Digital Museum

    Hidden stories in the landscape

    From history to present day

  • Clyde Walkway Community Links

    Connecting communities with one of 'Scotland's Great Trails'

    Explore one of Scotland's most intriguing landscapes

  • Volunteering, training and learning

    Help conserve the environment and heritage

    Learn something new

  • #MakeYourWay

    Carluke, Glassford, Lanark, Larkhall, Stonehouse

    Discover more using these trails and activities




The Clyde and Avon Valley Landscape Partnership needs YOU to help conserve, enhance and celebrate the unique landscape and cultural heritage of the Clyde and Avon valleys.

About Clyde and Avon Valley

Tucked into the ancient wooded gorge landscapes of the Clyde and Avon Valleys just south of Glasgow and to the west of the central belt, you will find a landscape bursting with an intriguing and unique cultural heritage.

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Guided walks, workshops, volunteering opportunities and a whole lot more - find an activity for you in the Clyde and Avon Valley.

New Year, new you? Volunteer to make a difference in 2018!

Opportunities in the Clyde and Avon Valley

Glorious Gardens Stakeholder Workshop 3

Stakeholder meeting about the conservation of designed landscapes

FREE Clyde Walkway app launches

65 km of trail opened up to digital users

Do you fly a kite education resource

Go on wind winding wandering journey

Treasured Remains to bring historic graveyards to life

Get involved in historic graveyards

Treasured Remains - Historical Kirkyards

The historic kirkyards of the Clyde and Avon Valley

Next phase of forestry work scheduled for Chatelherault Country Park

Conifers around Visitor Centre to be removed

Deadwood supports 'Life in the Cadzow Oaks', Chatelherault Country Park

Get involved to help conserve life in these ancient trees

Do you dorodango education resource

From soil to work of art

Make Your Way: The elephant in the close, Lanark

Daniele Sambo - artist residency

Make Your Way Glassford

Round the Yards, Round the White'll, Round the Newark, Round ...

Make Your Way Larkhall

The Broomhill, Colliery, Doon the Braes, and Growers' Trails with ...

The Avon Weirs

Remnants of the river's industrial heritage

Bonnington Pavilion, the 'Hall of Mirrors'

A view of Corra Linn, with a difference

Tourism and Art in the Clyde & Avon Valley

The inspiration for artists and travellers

Shaping the Landscape: Thank the Rocks for the Trains

How geology led to the first local train lines

OutLet: Play Resource

Promoting and supporting Outdoor Play

The valley of the glasshouses

From Hot Houses to Garden Centres

The Orchards of Lanark So Fair

An archaeology of fruit

Shaping the Landscape: Chatelherault and the Avon Gorge

A quintessential part of the area's mining history

Clyde Walkway Community Links officially opened

Aileen Campbell, Minister for Public Health and Sport, opened the ...

Trig Points: The Basis for Modern Mapping

Part of the Mapping the Past trail

Black Hill: More than just a Viewpoint

Part of the Mapping the Past trail

Chatelherault and the French Connection: Following in the Footsteps of ...

The pivotal role that Hamilton plays in the history of ...

Falls of Clyde Historic Trail

A historic guide for tourists, by Lady Geraldine Lockhart Ross

Clyde Walkway Community Links – Nemphlar Moor Road to Braidwood

Through gentle rolling landscape to the dramatic Fiddler’s Gill ...

Tinto Hill

One of Central Scotland’s best loved and most distinctive ...

Volunteer to plant the past at Chatelherault

Green fingered gardening volunteers required

Help conserve the landscape at Chatelherault

Volunteer within the 5 star visitor attraction

Volunteer Journey: Ruth Thomas

From chainsaw training to historic designed landscape research

Make Your Way: Journey Boxes, Stonehouse

Kate McAllan and Martyn McKenzie - artist residency

The Clyde Walkway Restored at Mauldslie Woods

Vital section of one of Scotland's Great Trails restored

Make Your Way Lanark

The Motte and Bailey, Threshold, Closer Than You Think, Biscuit ...

Make Your Way Stonehouse

The Picture and Stone's Throw Trails with links to National ...

Glorious Gardens: Jerviswood

A beautiful and productive landscape on the outskirts of Lanark

Glorious Gardens: Cambusnethan

A disappearing treasure of the Clyde Valley

Clyde Valley Orchards Co-operative

Restoring and developing the orchards

Glorious Gardens: Mauldslie Castle

One of the Valleys' grandest old estates

Apple Day album

Clyde and Avon Valley fruit heritage turned into song

Shaping the Landscape: Sampson's Slingstane and Fiddler Burn

A mysterious boulder perched on a steep sandstone cliff

Shaping the Landscape: Black Hill and Stonebyres Quarry

Hill formed from cooling magma providing great geological look out

Mapping the Past Guide

A guide to the cartographic heritage of the Clyde and ...