Clackmannanshire Overivew

Clackmannanshire, also called Clackmannan is one of the 32 unitary council areas into which Scotland has been divided since 1996. It stands on the north bank of the River Forth and its northern edge is marked by the line of the Ochil Hills. Clackmannanshire was also one of the traditional counties into which Scotland was divided for administrative purposes until 1975.

The Clackmannanshire council area is bordered by the council areas of Stirling, Perth & Kinross, and Fife.

Best Things To Do & Days Out In Clackmannanshire

Things to do in Clackmannanshire for you and the family to discover. Popular towns and places to go include Alloa, Alva and Branshill. Finding the right Clackmannanshire day out for your family is easy, there are plenty of places to see and visit in Clackmannanshire. Whether you love hiking or cycling, Clackmannanshire is a region where 20 hidden gems are waiting to be explored and visited. Check the top places to visit in the region and plan your next adventure today.


1. Ben Cleuch

At 721m Ben Cleuch is the highest point in the Ochils and offers a great view all around. It’s classified as a Fiona and a Donald. A popular walk from the south as a loop from Tillicoultry.
2. Alva Glen

Alva Glen is a spectacular gorge situated above the village of Alva at the foot of the Ochil Hills.
Alva Glen is a diverse and attractive glen. The forest floor is carpeted with many wild flowers and there’s a variety of wildlife to spot, such as the kestrel and the long tailed wagtail.
3. The Silver Mine and Waterfall

The Silver Glen lies approximately 1 km to the east of the town of Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland, and takes its name from the silver that was mined there in the early 18th century.
4. Upper Glen

5. Woodland park

6. Alva Glen Waterfall

7. Castle Campbell overlook

8. Clackmannan Tollbooth

9. Alloa > Dunfermline on Tarmac

10. Castle Campbell

11. Clackmannan to Dunfermline 764 NCN

12. Clackmannanshire 767 cycle path

13. Gartmorn Dam

14. Menstrie Wood, Hillfoots Central Scotland

15. Tillicoultry to Tullibody 768 NCN

16. Glen

17. The Law

18. Gartmorn Dam

19. Tillicoultry

20. Burn of Care

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