Beecraigs Country Park
Enjoy a peaceful cycle or walk around this beautiful country park in Linlithgow, West Lothian. There are 913 acres to explore with a multitude of woodland trails suitable for leisure cyclists, mountain bikers and walkers.
For cyclists there are several graded trails ranging from Green (easy) to Red (difficult) and Black (Severe).
There are also miles of well surfaced paths through the forest for walkers to enjoy. You can climb Cockleroy Hill for fabulous views of the surrounding countryside and follow the waterside path around Beecraigs loch. The park has an excellent visitor centre with maps and leaflets.
Wildlife in the park includes a red deer herd and Highland Cattle. Beecraigs is located less than 2 miles south of Linlithgow.
If you would like to continue your outing you could head to the nearby Muiravonside Country Park where you will find 170 acres of woodland and parkland with views of the River Avon. A stroll around Linlithgow Loch or along the Union Canal are other good options.
PostcodeEH49 6PL - Please note: Postcode may be approximate for some rural locations
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Beecraigs Country Park Ordnance Survey Map - view and print off detailed OS map
Beecraigs Country Park Open Street Map - view and print off detailed map
Beecraigs Country Park OS Map - Mobile GPS OS Map with Location tracking
Beecraigs Country Park Open Street Map - Mobile GPS Map with Location tracking
There's a lovely on site cafe selling a good range of meals and snacks. They have plenty of outdoor seating with views of the park.
The parkland and woodland trails are ideal for dog walking so you'll probably see plenty of other owners on your visit.