Lochore Meadows Country Park, Lochgelly

#15 of 53 in Parks in Fife
The Country Park is an attractive area, comprising reclaimed coal mining waste-land, gently rolling grassland and woodland. It covers an area of 1,200 acres, 260 of which form Loch Ore. Loch Ore is a stunning 260-acre loch located entirely within the Country Park. Superb nine hole course (par 72 for 18 holes) bounded by maturing trees. Set entirely within the Country Park views down the fairways offer atmospheric glimpses of the Mary Pit Head and Benarty Hill. Nature reserve with bird watching hide.
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  • I love this place! Such stunning countryside on my doorstep. Great park for kids; cracking walks around the Loch; good wee cafe for food & drinks. Lovely wildlife too  more »
  • Lots to see and do....playpark with abundance of choice for the agegroups....loch side sand and of course the water if your brave enough....it was a warm day and the children were in there..... plenty...  more »
  • A great place to take to kids for a day out in the holidays. We went with our grandchildren, 5 & 6 and had a great day. It was safe to let the kids run about on their own, plenty of swings, slides etc...  more »
  • First of all, it's not the car park we are reviewing. Right now there is a new visitor centre being built. Parking is still available🅿️ Toilets are still available🚾 There is loads going on at Lochore. We saw a national open water swimming event taking place🏊‍♀️🏊🏻🏊‍♀️🏊🏽‍♀️ There is a very well run equine centre with riding available for all levels🐴🏇🏼 There is a water leisure centre with boats and kayaks available🚣‍♀️🚣🏿 There is a super play area for the younger ones with plenty to explore👫 There are organised learning discovery trips to the island for school groups🔍✏️📗 There are lovely walks around the Loch and through the woods🏃🏼‍♀️🚶🐩🚶🏼‍♀️🐕 There are cycle trails🚴🚴🏻‍♀️ and there is a 9 hole public golf course🏌🏼 There is a temporary cafe at present but the new one should be ready later this year☕️🥛🍭🍮🍨🍧🍿Hopefully the ecology learning centre will be included in the new building🔬🕷🐞🦇🐌🌳🐾🌲 It really does have plenty for all, most of it free👍

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