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West Maryston

Where we are

Meander through woodland to views over the lost villages of Easterhouse

Follow the winding woodland paths to reach a viewpoint over a grassy hillside and across to Tinto Hill over 30 miles away. Watch out for wildlife including roe deer and foxes amongst the trees and buzzards and kestrels hunting overhead.

There is about a mile of paths through the wood, which are ideal for walking, jogging and cycling. If you’d like a longer walk, cross Easterhouse Road and follow a path to handsome Blairtummock House, an 18th century villa now used as a business centre.

West Maryston is part of the Seven Lochs Wetland Park, Scotland's largest urban nature park.

Guide map to West Maryston (PDF 5.5MB)

Facilities & access

You can find toilets and plenty of places to eat, drink and shop at nearby Glasgow Fort retail park.

Getting here

The main trails at West Maryston can be accessed directly from Easterhouse Road, on the north side of Junction 9 of the M8.

There is no car park for the wood but there is on-street parking at Denmilne Path just beyond the woodland entrance off Easterhouse Road. A few informal paths link Denmilne Path to the main trails.

Using SatNav?

G34 9HF is the nearest postcode.

Public transport

Easterhouse railway station is 100 yards from the woodland entrance. Just follow Easterhouse Road over the motorway. Plan your journey at Traveline Scotland.

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