There are two BBQ sites: Gallowhill BBQ and The Pond BBQ.
Both sites are enclosed with a fence and gate. Inside each you will find two large grills and a covered area over a large table with benches around the perimeter.
Gallowhill backs onto a large area of open land which is ideal for larger groups (up to 200), or for groups with children or youngsters who want lots of room to run around and play! It is situated close to the children’s playpark and adventure trail.
The Pond BBQ is ideal for groups of up to about 40 but does not have ‘extra’ land immediately adjacent. It is situated just outside the walled garden, next to Craigend Pond.Hire cost:£40 for groups of 30 people or less and £50 for groups of 31 or more.
*PLEASE NOTE THAT DUE TO THE CURRENT SITUATION WITH COVID-19, BOTH BBQ SITES HAVE TO ADHERE TO THE LATEST SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES
- A maximum of six people from two households can meet in outdoor spaces
- You should limit as far as possible the total number of households you meet in a day
- Under-12s do not count towards the maximum number of households or number of people who can meet outdoors. Under-12s do not have to physically distance
*PLEASE DISCUSS YOUR REQUIREMENTS WITH A MEMBER OF STAFF WHEN BOOKING YOUR BBQ AND THEY WILL CONFIRM WHAT IS ACCEPTABLE.*
NEW BBQ HUT (Castle View BBQ) (photo to follow)
The Park's new BBQ hut is now available for booking. It sits within the woods just past Gallowhill and comprises and of an interior bbq in the centre, with bench seating around the walls for up to 15 people (can accomodate additional people if using outside area as well). There is also benches and a table outside the hut, all within a fenced and gated area. This is available between 10am and 4pm each day for a 4 hour hire at a cost of £80. Addional hours between this time are charged at £20 per hour.
Please note that on weekend dates between May and August both sites get booked up very early. (Some regular customers book up a year in advance!) so please don’t wait too long before you call to book.
**Please note that any cancellations, made by yourself, will receive a FULL refund providing it is 14 days or more prior to the date. Any cancellation within 14 days will not receive any refund*
There are two time slots:11am – 4pm and 5pm – 9pm.
You are welcome to stay in the park as late as you like, however if you have a car you must remove it from the car park and park outside on the road before 6.30pm otherwise you risk getting it locked in all night.
You need to bring with you: charcoal, lighter and cooking utensils.
THIS IS IMPORTANT!!!
Because they can do a huge amount of damage to property, vegetation, wildlife and humans, disposable BBQs are not allowed anywhere within the park and our park wardens will ask you to remove it if you bring one.
Land Site Hire
(Uniformed Groups) £3.00 pp
Open Space Site Hire £300/day
Entry to Mugdock Castle
Mugdock Castle is open to the public most weekends between May and September, Private tours can also be organised at £10 per head with a minimum fee of £40.
Please call our booking office on 0141 956 6100 for further information about our Land Site Hires and Mugdock Castle.