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Photographs of Beecraigs Country Park near Linlithgow in the central belt of Scotland

Deer in Beecraigs Country Park

Deer in Beecraigs Country Park

The 370 hectare Country Park is located in the Bathgate Hills above the historic town of Linlithgow.
Facilities available include woodland walks & trails, a childrens' play area,
BBQ and picnic areas and a Ranger Service.
The Park is a AALA licensed outdoor activity centre for:-
 hillwalking, target & field archery, canoeing & kayaking, rock-climbing, ski-ing,
orienteering, pioneering and team building sessions.
In the Park there are Highland Cattle and Red Deer.
Fly-fishing is allowed on Beecraigs Loch and there is a caravan & camping site.
Cockleroy Hill offers superb panoramic views over the surrounding countryside.


Red Deer in Beecraigs Country Park

Red Deer






Highland Cattle in Beecraigs Country Park

Highland Cattle





Highland Cattle in Beecraigs Country Park

Highland Cattle






Fly-fishing on Beecraigs Loch in Beecraigs Country Park

Fly-fishing on Beecraigs Loch




Jetty on Beecraigs Loch

Jetty on Beecraigs Loch 





Pond at the BBQ area in Beecraigs Country Park

Pond at the BBQ area in Beecraigs Country Park



Woodlands in Beecraigs Country Park

Woodlands in Beecraigs Country Park





Linlithgow from Cockleroy Hill in Beecraigs Country Park

Linlithgow and the Firth of Forth from Cockleroy Hill in Beecraigs Country Park

From the summit there are excellent views over the Forth valley.
 On a clear day the view stretches from Arran in the West to the Bass Rock in the East.

Other visible landmarks include:-
Ben Lomond, The Campsie Fells, The Ochils, the Forth Bridges





The Town Hall in Linlithgow

The Ochils and the Firth of Forth from Cockleroy Hill



Cockleroy Hill above Linlithgow from the Loch

Cockleroy Hill above Linlithgow





Plan of Beecraigs Country Park

Plan of Beecraigs Country Park 





Location map for Beecraigs Country Park

Location map for Beecraigs Country Park



Map and Route Description of a cycle run around Beecraigs Country Park

Map and Route Description of a cycle run around Beecraigs Country Park




The Bass Rock in the Firth of Forth

The Bass Rock in the Firth of Forth is visible from Cockleroy Hill

The Bass ( 107m, 351ft high ) is an uninhabited, sheer-sided volcanic rock outcrop
that is home to a large colony of gannets.




Lighthouse and gannets on The Bass Rock

Lighthouse and gannets on The Bass Rock

 
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