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Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre

Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre
Open from 1st April until 31st October, daily, from 10am till 5pm.
Free entry.

Best of the Borders
Set in beautiful countryside and with a great outdoor
play park, there’s plenty to do at Harestanes, whatever
the weather. Discover for yourself why Harestanes is
one of the Borders’ best-loved attractions!

Great tasting coffee and fresh baked cakes
Savour the taste of freshly-ground FairTrade coffee and
enjoy delicious scones and traybakes in our refurbished café.

Planning a party?
Hire a room for parties and group visits. Assistance available for school and nursery classes. See www.scotborders.gov.uk/harestanes for details.

Gold Award - Green Business
Harestanes is reducing its impact on the environment by using less energy and water, and through recycling. See www.greenbusiness.co.uk for details

Walking and cycling
Discover the local countryside on foot and bike. Harestanes is by St Cuthbert’s Way, a day’s walk from Melrose. A network of quiet public roads including the 4 Abbeys Route provides choice for cyclists.

Disabled access
The visitor centre ground floor is wheelchair-accessible with parking at the main entrance. A courtesy wheelchair is available for use around the building.

Travel by bus
The nearest request stop for buses is the A68 / B6400 junction, 15 minutes’ walk from Harestanes.
See www.travelinescotland.com for details.

Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre, Scotland

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Date: 29/03/2014