Dragonfly Discovery Day at Blawhorn Moss

We’ll have a dragonfly display, guided walks and dragonfly inspired wildlife hunt and crafts. Come and learn about these fascinating creatures who live on the bog. 

Real life dragonflies not guaranteed on the day as are weather/bog conditions dependent.

Drop in event between 11am - 3pm. No booking required.

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Our events are free but you can donate to this reserve.

  • Venue information

    Blackridge
    Bathgate
    West Lothian
    EH48 3AG

    Contact NatureScot Stirling Office
    Tel. 01786 450362

  • Grid reference
    NS878676
  • Grid reference: X
    287831
  • Grid reference: Y
    667600
  • Directions

    By road - Leave the M8 Edinburgh - Glasgow at Junction 4 onto the A801 then head west for 3 miles on the A89 to Blackridge. Continue west out of the village and take the first minor road on the right to the car park. From Airdrie, head 5.6 miles east on the A89 towards Blackridge and take the last minor road on the left before the village to the car park.

    The car park is at the end of an unmarked access road leading north from the A89, west of Blackridge village. The access track from the A89 can be shut at night (6pm in winter and 9pm in summer). There is a height restriction barrier at 2.1m and width 4m.

     

  • Region
    Edinburgh & The Lothians