Following extensive analysis, consultation and development work, the land management plan for Kilpatrick Hills was formally approved in January 2015 and is scheduled for renewal by 2025.

A brief summary of the current plan can be found here (PDF 91KB)


  • 2012/3 – Site surveys, site analysis, focus groups, development of initial design concept.
  • Winter 2013/Spring 2014 – Wide ranging consultation used to inform the development of the initial concept into a detailed land management plan.
  • Summer 2014 – Application submitted for formal approval during June.
  • Autumn 2014 – Following consultation undertaken during the approval process, the plan was amended and re-submitted for approval.
  • January 2015 - Plan formally approved.

Land management plan documents

The scale and complexity of the site required a large amount of information to support the planning process. The main documents covering the plan are:


Supporting documents

Additional maps

Original design concept

The original design concepts used for consultation were:

Contact us

If there is any further information you would like regarding this plan, please contact us:

Scottish Lowlands Forest District
Five Sisters House
Five Sisters Business Park
West Calder
EH55 8PN

Tel: 0300 067 6700

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