Parkruns are growing rapidly in popularity in Scotland

11 of the most scenic parkruns in Scotland

A handful of the best parkrun routes in Scotland.

Scotland's parkrun scene is continuing to grow at a rapid pace with 39 5k routes running across the country on a weekly basis.

Looking to improve on your personal best? The Edinburgh parkrun might be for you. Taking place along the city's promenade, runners can take in stunning views of the River Forth and Cramond Island without the fear of a hill climb.

5. Edinburgh parkrun

Looking to improve on your personal best? The Edinburgh parkrun might be for you. Taking place along the city's promenade, runners can take in stunning views of the River Forth and Cramond Island without the fear of a hill climb.
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Dundee runners gather once a week to take part in the verdant Camperdown Park parkrun. This route takes in open parkland, gorgeous woodland and the Park's wildlife centre.

6. Camperdown parkrun

Dundee runners gather once a week to take part in the verdant Camperdown Park parkrun. This route takes in open parkland, gorgeous woodland and the Park's wildlife centre.
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Whether you're a tourist or a local the Aviemore parkrun is a must on a Saturday morning. Taking place to the north of the outdoorsy town, the route runs alongside the peaceful River Spey.

7. Aviemore parkrun

Whether you're a tourist or a local the Aviemore parkrun is a must on a Saturday morning. Taking place to the north of the outdoorsy town, the route runs alongside the peaceful River Spey.
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Edinburgh runners looking for a change from a run along the River Forth might want to try out the Vogrie parkrun. The route takes in the wonderful Vogrie estate, home to a wonderful Victorian Vogrie House.

8. Vogrie parkrun

Edinburgh runners looking for a change from a run along the River Forth might want to try out the Vogrie parkrun. The route takes in the wonderful Vogrie estate, home to a wonderful Victorian Vogrie House.
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