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Kilpatrick Hills

The Kilpatricks Hills, Lang Craigs and Overtoun Estate make up The Kilpatricks.

Explore the tranquallity of Overtoun Estate's Victorian landscape on a network of surfaced paths that wind through mature woodlands, specimen trees and a secluded pond, as you follow the glen of the Overtoun Burn.

Named after the rocky outcrop which dominates the skyline above Dumbarton, Lang Craigs is home to 600 acres of sheltered glen, rolling hills and rugged moorland.

Enjoy a walk along the grassy paths of this thriving woodland, home to an array of wildlife as well as native trees, including oak, birch and Scots pine.

It’s worth a visit for the spectacular views of the Craigs themselves, the Clyde, Dumbarton Rock, Ben Lomond and nearby Overtoun Estate.

The Kilpatrick Hills is an open wilderness popular with hill walkers, cyclists, horse riders and runners.

  • Short walks on surfaced paths to wild hill walks
  • Stunning views over Ben Lomond and Dumbarton Rock
  • Native trees
  • Hill walkers, cyclists, horse riding

Kilpatrick Hills/Lang Craigs G82 2SH
Located about two miles east of Dumbarton town centre.
Overtoun Estate can be reached on foot from Campbell Avenue, or by car via Milton Brae, Dumbarton.
Free parking at Overtoun House during daylight hours.
Lang Craigs is reached after a further 450m by following Crags Circular Walk signs from the first car park.

Find out more at

Forestry Commission Scotland Woodland Trust Scotland Commonwealth Forestry Association Glasgow City Council South Lanarkshire Council North Lanarkshire Council West Dunbartonshire Council Clyde Gateway Cassiltoun Housing Association Paths 4 All