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Whitelee Wind Farm Visitor Centre

Moor Road, Eaglesham G76 0QQ, Scotland
+44 141 614 0851
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Awindy day on the moors

excellent presentation area and plenty of walking or for the less ambulent a bus to take you around... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
bigglesStrathaven
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strathaven
Amazing!

Great to walk round, peaceful just beautiful scenery when the sun hits. Ideal for all, nice spots... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jodie0993
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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The whole family will be blown away at Whitelee Windfarm Visitor Centre, just twenty minutes from Glasgow (off Junction 6 of the M77).Enrty is free and there's lots to do; interactive hands-on exhibits, a cafe, a small gift shop, a viewing deck, bus tours of the site and over 90kms of outdoor trails to explore! Parking is also free!
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Moor Road, Eaglesham G76 0QQ, Scotland
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+44 141 614 0851
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Reviewed 6 days ago

excellent presentation area and plenty of walking or for the less ambulent a bus to take you around the huge windfarm. A very good tearoom to enjoy both before and after venturing outside.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great to walk round, peaceful just beautiful scenery when the sun hits. Ideal for all, nice spots to have your lunch :)

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

A small, interesting, visitor centre, and well laid-out walking/mountain bike paths. The centre has something for all ages, though the curious will want more, the staff are very helpful. The VR ‘ride’ has exciting aerial views of Whitelee and a windfarm at sea. The cafe...More

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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Excellent day out walking with family various routes from 1 Mile to 8 Miles and above Various bike hire available,friendly and helpful staff,informative visitor centre. We did the 8 mile walk views very good,map also available detailing turbine numbers that assist walk,only downside was price...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Great place to exercise , wide variety of folks using this facility. Car park was being sorted ? Extended ??? Certainly all the spaces were filled on a snowy February weekend. Friendly staff. Short menu in cafe - probably due to recent snowmagedon. Hey !...More

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent visitor centre with very educational and interesting hands on exhibits on the principles of wind turbine generation - great for both adults and children. Good cafe too with panoramic views of the Wind Farm. Free map available for walkers - although the area is...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

The wind farm is great place. Good walks visitor centre great and cafe nice. Very friendly staff. Took my kids to see Santa he was excellent my son is 6 and autistic bit Santa was fab at putting him at ease and talking to him....More

Thank Jacruss
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

a nice day out to explore aroud the mind mills. with a lovely visitor centre inside as well to warm you up

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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Always a wind up the wind farm so come prepared. Brilliant facilities indoors and good layout for cycling. Only problem can be too many dogs off leads who are not well behaved 😥one knocked my child off her bike

1  Thank 5Moore
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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

Why does anyone go here? It’s on top of the moors , bleak and windy . I know that it needs wind to operate, I get that , but when we went to the cafe for lunch we were told no dogs inside but we...More

1  Thank Scott I
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melanie9888
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Response from Splishsplasher | Reviewed this property |
Hello, There is ample free parking spaces, and there is no charge to enter the visitor centre.
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21Irene
26 June 2015|
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Response from Scottish21 | Reviewed this property |
There isn't an entry fee for the visitor centre or the windfarm. Copied and pasted text below from the winfdarm website Bus tours are £3.50 adult & £2.50 child/concession. A family ticket for 2 adults and 2 children is... More
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