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An ongoing project to transform a former landfill site into a green oasis on the edge of Glasgow. The first phase of the restored site is now open, with newly planted trees, paths and benches.
Wander through the newly planted woodland overlooking the banks of the River Clyde. Keep an eye open for birds and butterflies.
There are cafés and shops in nearby Uddingston and Mount Vernon.
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.
Follow the sign for the Scottish Water Treatment works near the entrance to Daldowie Crematorium. The entrance is 150 yards along this road on the right.
Hamilton Road Car park: Entrance to the car park is directly opposite the Dogs Trust Rehoming Centre on Hamilton Road.
G71 7SL is the nearest postcode.
The nearest train station is at Mount Vernon - It's a 15 minute walk east to the Hamilton Road entrance. Carmyle station is also a 15 minute walk from the parkland at the western end of Greenoakhill. Numerous bus services travel along Hamilton Road which skirts the north side of the woodland. Plan your journey at Traveline Scotland.
Walk a mile through peaceful woodland in the East End
Multi-activity woodland park within Glasgow