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Polkemmet Country Park

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Popular 68 hectare (168 acre) visitor attraction near Whitburn with woodland walks, play area, picnic & BBQ facilities, Visitor Centre, golf course, driving range, bowling green and home also to the Scottish Owl Centre.

  • Overview
  • Key info
  • Getting There
  • Free Onsite Parking
  • Disabled parking
  • Disabled toilets
  • Children Welcome
  • Baby Changing
  • Pet Friendly
  • On Public Transport Route
  • All Payment Methods Accepted
  • Partially Open

Popular 68 hectare (168 acre) visitor attraction near Whitburn with woodland walks, play area, picnic & BBQ facilities, Visitor Centre, golf course, driving range, bowling green and home also to the Scottish Owl Centre. Open throughout the year, free entry.

Visitor Centre housed in old stable complex, offers warm welcome together with information & advice, facility bookings and interpretative displays. The Polkemmet café is also located within the courtyard area.

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

 

 

Address

Polkemmet Country Park
Polkemmet Visitor Centre
Whitburn
West Lothian
EH47 0AD

Opening Hours:

April
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
September
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

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.  There are a number of car parks within Polkemmet - the south car park is the largest and there are smaller car parks at the Train car park and by the golfing range.


To plan your walking journeys in and around Whitburn, head to http://www.walkit.com . 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 http://www.travelinescotland.com/

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