Polkemmet Country Park

Polkemmet Country Park
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  • Walking in Polkemmet Country Park
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  • Popular 68 hectare (168 acre) visitor attraction near Whitburn: golf course, driving range, bowling green, woodland & riverside walks, play area, picnic areas & BBQ facility.  Open throughout the year, free entry.  Scottish Owl Centre located within the Park.

    Visitor Centre housed in old stable complex, offers warm welcome together with information & advice, facility bookings, interpretative displays, snacks & refreshments. 

    Download the park map here


    Other facilities:

    - Scottish Owl Centre

    - Ranger Service

    - Picnic tables

    - Woodland walks and Trails

    - 9 Hole Golf Course (buggie & club hire) & 15 Bay Driving Range (club hire) run by West Lothian Leisure

    - Bowling Green (bowls hire)

    - BBQ hire

    - Orienteering course

    - Play Area

    - Friends of Polkemmet

    - Cafe



  • Approximately 1 mile from Whitburn

    Take junction 4 off the M8 and take the A7045 on to the B7066 following the brown signs to the Country Park

    Postcode for sat nav: EH47 0AD

    To plan your walking journeys in and around Whitburn, head to . A footpath runs along the B7066 from Whitburn and Greenrigg providing access to Polkemmet Country Park.

    Bus services stop on the B7066 opposite the country park - plan your journey at


Phone: 01501 743 905

Web:  Visit Website



Polkemmet Country Park
Polkemmet Visitor Centre
West Lothian
EH47 0AD


VisitScotland Rating


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




Opening Hours:

Monday-Friday 09:00-19:00
Saturday & Sunday 07:00-17:00
May to August
Monday-Friday 07:00-20:00
Saturday-Sunday 07:00-19:00
Monday-Friday 08:00-19:00
Saturday-Sunday 07:00-17:00
October to March
Monday-Sunday 08:30-16:15

Closed 25-26th December & 1-2nd January


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