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Just a few hundred yards from the hum of traffic on the M8, strolling the wide paths of this new forest are a surprisingly peaceful way to clear your head or walk the dog.
The nearest public toilets and places to eat are in Harthill and Shotts.
There is no charge to park in this car park. Please park with care and consideration. In particular please park in designated parking areas only and do not block entrances or gates.
Eastfield is on the north side of the B717 at West Benhar. Following West Benhar Road from Eastfield, the car park will appear on the right after a one minute drive.
ML7 5TG is the nearest postcode.
Local bus services stop at Eastfield, but there is a fifteen minute walk to the woodland. Plan your journey at Traveline Scotland.
Coal mining country reclaimed by woodland and wildlife
Wood with space for walkers, joggers, riders and wildlife