The lochs of Lanarkshire
The area of Westfield in Cumbernauld is close by to Broadwood Loch and the Seven Lochs Wetland Park. Go for a 2 mile walk around Broadwood Loch or enjoy a spot of fishing. At the Seven Lochs Wetland Park you can mooch around almost 20 sq km lochs, parks, nature reserves and woodlands. Get the kids uNearthing facts at the ‘Wee Dig’ where you can help out with an archaeology project to find out more about Provan Hall.
Visit the Antonine Wall
A five-mile drive gets you to the museum of the ‘Anthonine Wall’. Constructed in approximately 142 AD by the Romans, this wall was a structure of authority stretching from Clyde to Forth that took 7,000 men 12 years to construct. Learn about how the Roman Empire went about building this historical monument and walk around the ruins in the beautiful North Lanarkshire countryside.
Experience amazing Birds of Prey
At the World Of Wings Bird of Prey Centre in Cumbernauld you can see an impressive variety of birds from all over the world and take a taster session in Falconry where you get to do one hour of flying & handling along with taking in a professional display. During the summer there are two daily flying displays as you see hawks and eagles soaring through the air. There is a café on site to conclude a special visit to this Bird of Prey Centre There are 7 Travelodges within 15 miles of Westfield, with the Nearest being Glasgow Cumbernauld, in a secluded area of Cumernauld town.