Walk Blissfully at Harestanes

Please feel free to browse the routes listed in our walking guide using the pages shown below. This can also be downloaded from the downloads panel.

A famous March Hare once said:

“The hurrier I go; the behinder I get” …

… And we agree - modern life is busy, complicated and often a little too rushed for our liking. It’s easy to forget to unwind and take stock of the simple joys: Walking with your loved ones, savoring a home-baked treat, indulging in a little retail therapy.

Ever wondered what your life would be like with a few more of those simple pleasures? Then wonder no more…

Our Visitor Information Leaflet

Have a peek at our information leaflet in the window below. You can also download this information from the downloads panel. 


Harestanes Countrside Visitor Centre,
Tel: 01835 830306    

Opening times

Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays until 26th inc. Thursday 30th 10am - 4pm

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays
1st-24th 9.45am - 4.30pm
Tuesday to Sunday 26 th-31st 10.00am - 4.00pm


Harestanes holds a Gold award in the Green Tourism Business Scheme (www.green-business.co.uk) and is a 4 star VisitScotland attraction.

Disabled access

  • Most of the visitor centre is on the ground floor and is wheelchair-accessible (the first-floor games room is inaccessible).
  • There is paved parking at the main door (button press to open).
  • There is an induction loop for hearing aid users in the Gallery.

Travel by bus

The nearest request stop for buses is the A68 / B6400 junction, 10 minutes’ walk from Harestanes. Visit Traveline Scotland for timetables.

If you would like further information on any aspect of Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre, simply click here to email the team.