Wild in the City

Join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers at Pollok Country Park for an afternoon of games, activities, and workshops all about our weird and wonderful wildlife!

Wild in the City

About Wild in the City

Join the Countryside Rangers and partners including Butterfly Conservation and RSPB for a family wildfest funday, arts and crafts, games, meet a highland cow or clydesdale horse.

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Wild in the City are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Pollok Country Park or Glasgow Countryside Rangers

Forest Crafts

Forest Crafts

18th August 2018
Join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers for some forest crafts and learn how to carve your very own musical instrument or log jig saw!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

18th August 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Going Batty

Going Batty

24th August 2018
Don't miss the opportunity during International Bat Weekend to join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers for a walk after dark and some batty entertainment!
Garscadden Wood Local Nature Reserve Celebration

Garscadden Wood Local Nature Reserve Celebration

25th August 2018
Join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers, Forestry Commission Scotland and friends for the Garscadden Wood Local Nature Reserve Celebration on August 25th!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

25th August 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Creature Comrades: Animals in WW1

Creature Comrades: Animals in WW1

26th August 2018
Join Digging In at the reconstructed trenches in Pollok Country Park to explore the vital roles animals performed during the conflict.
Forest Therapy Walk

Forest Therapy Walk

26th August 2018
Join Scotland’s only certified Forest Therapy Guide, Caitlin Keddie, for a Forest Therapy Walk in the tranquil surroundings of Pollok Country Park.
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

1st September 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Walk to Beat Blood Cancer

Walk to Beat Blood Cancer

2nd September 2018
Walk in memory of a loved one or to celebrate a life saved on the Glasgow Walk to Beat Blood Cancer at Pollok Park on Sunday 2nd September!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

8th September 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Cancer Research UK’s Pretty Muddy 5K Glasgow

Cancer Research UK’s Pretty Muddy 5K Glasgow

9th September 2018
Sign up now for the 2018 Cancer Research Pretty Muddy 5K Glasgow, being held on Sunday 9th September at Pollok Country Park, and help the fight to beat cancer!
Garden Festival Bird Day

Garden Festival Bird Day

9th September 2018
Join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers as they celebrate Festival Park's 30th Birthday with 'Bird Day' featuring a guided walk and the opportunity to make a bird feeder!
Den Building

Den Building

15th September 2018
Test your outdoor survival skills on a den building morning with the Glasgow Countryside Rangers in Pollok Country Park!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

15th September 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

22nd September 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

29th September 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

6th October 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

13th October 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
The Magnificent Eleven - Guided Walks

The Magnificent Eleven - Guided Walks

13th October 2018
As part of Ramblers Scotland's Getting Out There campaign, join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers for a seasonal wander round the finest greenspaces in the south of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

20th October 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

27th October 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

3rd November 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

10th November 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

17th November 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

24th November 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

1st December 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

8th December 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

15th December 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

22nd December 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
Pollok Parkrun

Pollok Parkrun

29th December 2018
Pollok Parkrun is a weekly, free 5km timed run held on Saturday mornings at Pollok Country Park in the Southside of Glasgow!
The Magnificent Eleven - Guided Walks

The Magnificent Eleven - Guided Walks

20th January 2019
As part of Ramblers Scotland's Getting Out There campaign, join the Glasgow Countryside Rangers for a seasonal wander round the finest greenspaces in the south of Glasgow!

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Forest Crafts
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Riverside Museum, Glasgow West End
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