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Beecraigs Country Park



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Near Linlithgow
Lothian
EH49 6PL

Just three miles south of historic Linlithgow, nestled high in the scenic Bathgate Hills, West Lothian Council caters for a wide range of leisure and recreational interests within its 370 hectare (913 acre) Country Park. The Countryside Ranger Service will help you to both enjoy your visit and understand the needs of the countryside. Groups are recommended to arrange their visit with the Ranger Service well in advance.

Begin your visit at the Park Centre where advice and information, crafts and gifts, venison, confectionary and refreshments are available. There are so many things to experience throughout the year - beautiful walks, animal attraction (Highland Cattle & red deer), picnicking & BBQs, outdoor activities such as flyfishing and orienteering. Why not come and stay for longer in the Park on the Beecraigs Caravan & Camping Site".

Miles of walks and trails criss-cross through the woodlands. Cycling and horse-riding is welcome through the Park but please ride responsibly and ask at the Park Centre for advise on suitable routes first. Information boards at each car park assist you with your choice of activity. A walk to the top of Cockleroy Hill is well worth the effort, offering panoramic views to Goat Fell on the Isle of Arran.

Groups can hire the target archery range, climbing wall and pioneering courses. Please contact for further information.

Come along and have a go at the popular and excilarating high rope adventure run by Go Ape.











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Directions

Address:
The Park Centre, Beecraigs Country Park
Near Linlithgow, West Lothian EH49 6PL

Telephone 01506 844516 Fax: 01506 846256
E-mail: mail@beecraigs.com

OS Reference is Map 65 : NT006 746

Bus Service - Rail Links
For advice contact the WEST LOTHIAN TRAVEL HOTLINE 01506 775288 - open 08:30-17:00 Monday to Thursday and 08:30-15:30 on Fridays, or telephone traveline on 0870 608 2608. The nearest train station is situated in Linlithgow. For rail information, telephone the NATIONAL RAIL ENQUIRY LINE on 08457 484950.

By Car
From the M9 - leave at J3 if coming from east and J4 if coming from west, follow A803 into Linlithgow and then follow Beecraigs Country Park signage from Preston Road. please note that from Preston Road the route is steep and winding.

From the M8 - leave at J3a onto A89 for Bathgate, then follow B792 towards Torphichen and follow signs for Beecraigs Country Park.

Please ring the Park Centre telephone number should you require more detailed directions.

Beecraigs Country Park Postcode for SatNav: EH49 6PL

Contact

 
Tel:
+44 (0)1506 844 516
+44 (0)1506 844 517
Fax:
+44 (0)1506 846 256
Email:
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