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Beecraigs Country Park has been recognised as a great place to visit through receiving Visit Scotland 4 star Visitor Attraction award. 

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Beecraigs Country Park

Beecraigs Country Park is a great place to visit. It caters for a wide range of leisure and recreational activities within its 370 hectares (913 acres) and can be discovered nestled high in the Bathgate Hills near the historic town of Linlithgow.

Latest news

Beecraigs Country Park - Beecraigs Loch

  • Work is due to start on Monday 26th February on the reservoir dam wall at Beecraigs Loch, Beecraigs Country Park. To allow this work to be carried out safely, we will have to close the loch path from the Fishing Lodge to the entrance of the Animal Attraction. It is expected that the work will take 8 weeks but this will depend on the weather. This section of path will remain closed throughout but you will still be able to access Beecraigs Loch and the Animal Attraction during this time but you will not be able to walk right around the loch. The Parks and Woodland team would like to thank visitors for their co-operation in following the signs and diversions. Please see the map below for path closures - pdf icon Beecraigs Loch Closure Map [348kb]

Forestry Operations underway at Beecraigs Country Park

  • Essential forestry operations are taking place in Beecraigs Country Park between Mid October 2017 and February 2018. For this work to be carried out safely some paths and trails will need to be diverted/closed, and during the operations we ask that visitors to the Country Park adhere to the safety and path diversion signs on site and do not enter any work area.  For further information on the current closures/diversions view here - Countryside News

Opening Hours

Beecraigs is open throughout the year and admission is free.

Summer: Monday-Sunday 9am - 7pm (26/3/18 - 30/9/18)

October - Monday - Sunday 9am - 5pm (01/10/18 - 28/10/18)

November to March: Monday-Sunday 10am - 4pm (29/10/18 - 31/03/19)

The Visitor Centre is closed on the 25 December and 26 December and 1 and 2 January.

Telephone 01506 284516