Beecraigs Country Park

Sunset- Southern Boundary
  • Sunset- Southern Boundary
  • Herd first year
  • Play Area
  • Summer- BBQs & Pond
  • Winter Wairdlaw
  • Great place to visit!  Catering for a wide range of leisure & recreational activities within 370 hectares (913 acres), can be discovered nestled high in the Bathgate Hills near the historic Linlithgow. Open throughout the year & free entry.

    Visitor Centre - advice & information, facility bookings, gift sales & vouchers.

    Hideaway Cafe Beecraigs - Located in the same building as the visitor centre and offering tea/coffee, cakes and meals.  Perfect for a get together or treat after a nice walk or activity in the park.

    Mountain Bike Trails - Beecraigs is home to a whole host of mountain bike trails for both enthusasits and beginners. These trails shall certainly deliver a real thrill as you race through a location of true natural beaty. This detailed map shall certainly help you find your way.

    There are charges for the use of some facilities & activities.

    Download the park map here

    Other facilities include:

    - Adventure Play Area

    - Red Deer, Highland Cattle & hardy sheep breeds at Animal Attraction

    - Caravan & Camping Site (with Little Lodges)

    - Fly-Fishing

    - Activities – many routes and trails to explore, orienteering courses

    - Facility hires – room hire, target archery, pioneering course, BBQs

    - Ranger Service

    - Picnic tables

    - Mountain Bike Trails & skills area

    - Friends of Beecraigs

  • Approximately 3 miles from Linlithgow or Bathgate.

    From the M9 take junction 3 or 4, follow A803 from Linlithgow and follow signs for Country Park.
    If coming from Bathgate follow the B792 and again follow the brown signs for Country Park.

    Postcode for sat nav: EH49 6PL

    Don’t forget to book your taxibus service from Linlithgow to Beecraigs if you’d rather leave the car at home. Taxibus 7 runs hourly on-demand and must be pre-booked – call All the Fours on 01506 44 44 44 – more information at .

    You can cycle or walk to Beecraigs from Linlithgow on the off-road path along Preston Road, and numerous trails and quieter roads exist across the Bathgate Hills.


Phone: 01506 284 516




Beecraigs Country Park
Beecraigs Visitor Centre
West Lothian
EH49 6PL


VisitScotland Rating


  • Free Onsite Parking
  • Disabled parking
  • Disabled toilets
  • Children Welcome
  • Baby Changing
  • Pet Friendly
  • All Payment Methods Accepted




Opening Hours:


26/03-30/09/18 09:00-19:00

01/10-28/10/18 09:00-17:00

29/10-31/12/18 10:00-16:00


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