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Circular walk through mixed, ancient woodland. Distance: 3mls / 5kms

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  • Free Onsite Parking
  • Children Welcome
  • Pet Friendly

This is a circular walk through mixed, ancient woodland.

Park in the centre of Mid Calder and walk down past the Torphichen Arms. Before the large stone bridge over the Almond River turn right at the Almondell and Calderwood sign and descend down steps towards the river. Cross over the small steel bridge to the right and follow the signposts with the green arrows for the Birch Trail.

Keeping to the left hand path continue up through open countryside and mixed woodland. Continue to follow the green arrows to complete the loop back to the start.

To extend this walk, ascend the steps to the top of large stone bridge over the Calder Water, cross the road and follow the path through Almondell & Calderwood park. Follow the circular route through the park back to the start of walk.


Mid Calder
off B7015

Distance: 3mls / 5kms

Approximate time: 1.5 hours

Start and finish: Mid Calder, off B7015

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Visit West Lothian, Civic Centre, Howden South Road, Livingston, West Lothian. EH54 6FF UK Registration No. SC346843

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