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Our favourite place for a walk - no matter the season

We love this park - there are many different walking routes to take, some easier than others. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Dog Walking

Our first visit here and certainly not our last! I asked in the gift shop for some directions as to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Ferniegair, Hamilton ML3 7UE, Scotland
+44 1698 426213
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We love this park - there are many different walking routes to take, some easier than others. We have visited in the winter when the snow arrived - great hills for sledging - but get there early for the good spots.

Thank CPkinc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our first visit here and certainly not our last! I asked in the gift shop for some directions as to which walk to do and the lady(sorry I didnt get her name) and Bobby were extremely helpful! Gave me maps and excellent directions. We did...More

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Reviewed August 9, 2018

The trail didn't seem safe with several trees creaking noisily and at one point a branch could have hit me had I been nearer.. there should be barriers to prevent accidental falls too.. scaffolding all around the ruins, nowhere to sit for a picnic, bridges...More

Thank M M
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

A 5 minute drive from Hamilton town centre and your in the countryside. We walked the Green Bridge Trail which is around 5 miles - finishing off at the visitor centre where a well earned bowl of homemade soup was in order! Check out the...More

Thank Carole H
Reviewed July 14, 2018

My wife and I recently visited this venue. After exploring the house, visitor centre and wandering around the grounds, we decided to try a more energetic walk. We set out on the Green Bridge trail. The path skirts above the Avon Gorge and is a...More

Thank 401Robert_S545
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Friends mentioned Chatelherault to us and spoke highly of it so we had to go. We have passed by often on other business so even the entrance impressed us. Lots of shaded parking(free) was also very welcome. The play area is one of the best...More

Thank John M
Reviewed July 9, 2018

A well maintained park, but keeping the natural woodland feel. Some of the walks can be a bit muddy under foot so good footware needed. Nice veiws of the river Avon gorge.

Thank kevinbow
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Hamilton High Parks has some really nice walks and interesting history and our walking group finish here on a number of walks through the Hamilton area. The venue is always an interesting place to visit (Robert Adam architecture etc.) and the cafe is great value...More

Thank Fred D
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Started off at the play park. Plenty to entertain the kids (3&5yrs) Benches for adults to sit on Had lunch if cafe Good choice and excellent value Finished off back at playpak

Thank Audrey H
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

We visited for a wedding ceremony . The gardens were stunning and the house beautiful. What a beautiful place to get married and have wedding photos in such lovely surroundings. The sun shone. Perfection.

Thank DeniseYorkshire
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Susan P
January 3, 2018|
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Response from lauracleland | Property representative |
All wedding bookings and wedding photographs must be booked, please call 01698 426213 for further information.
December 23, 2017|
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Response from lauracleland | Property representative |
some of our trails are suitable for mountain biking beware of the steps though!! visit the visitor centre for our trails guide.
Sheila T
November 25, 2017|
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Response from lauracleland | Property representative |
if visiting in future please call 01698 426213 in advance of your visit so we can help you.