Opening Times

Photograph of a sundial at Carnfunnock Country Park

The Country Park is open daily:  Spring / Summer 9am - dusk (9pm July - August) and Autumn / Winter 9am - 4.30pm (Closed Christmas Day)

Certain Park activities are seasonal and weather permitting. If the weather is bad, please telephone before your journey to avoid disappointment.

Attractions open all year round:

The following attractions are open all year round 9am - dusk (latest 9pm from June to September).  Closed Christmas Day.  

  • Walled garden
  • BBQ/Picnic sites
  • Forest Walks, Orienteering, Wildlife Garden, Biodiversity Trail, Heritage features and Public Toilets
  • Adventure Playground

Please note:  Attractions may be closed to public if there are icy or snowy ground conditions.

Activity Centre Snack Stop & Parklands Cafe

Visit the Parklands Café webpage for opening hours.

Matthew Stewart Golf Driving Range & Academy

The Matthew Stewart Golf Academy has a 14 bay undercover floodlit driving range open 7 days a week all year round, with the exception of the Christmas period. (Clubs are always available for hire.)  Change machine and automatic ball dispenser available at range.

Monday - Friday 8am - 8pm

Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays 10am - 5pm

Last balls dispensed 1hr before closing.

Attractions open from March / April to October / November:

Carnfunnock Maze

Open March / April to October / November from 9am - dusk (9pm July - August).  

Please note: 

  1. Closed to public if slippery ground conditions.
  2. Access will be restricted for Halloween events.  Please ring for further details or check our events listing.

Activity Centre Kiosk & Outdoor Games

All hours subject to weather, group bookings, ground and light conditions.

Wednesday 28 March - Sunday 8 April 2018 (Easter Holidays)
Monday to Sunday 10am to 5.30pm*
Monday 9 April - Thursday 28 June 2018
Monday to Friday Closed*
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays 10am to 6pm*
Friday 29 June - Thursday 30 August 2018 (subject to school holidays)
Monday to Sunday 10am to 6pm*
Friday 31 August - Sunday 4 November 2018
Monday to Friday Closed*
Saturday and Sunday 10am to 5pm*

* Subject to BBQ and group bookings.

Family Fun Zone

(with miniature railway, bouncy castle, 18 hole mini golf, remote control boats/trucks, WOW balls, bungee run, bungee trampoline);

Please visit their website for opening times.


Face painting and tattoos. Please visit their website for opening times.

Touring Caravan Park & Camp Site

Touring Caravan / Motor Home Season:  Friday 16 March – Sunday 25 November 2018 (Only open at weekends Fri/Sat/Sun throughout November).
Tent Season: Wednesday 4 April – Sunday 30 September 2018 (weather permitting and subject to ground conditions).

Check in after 1pm – Departure by 12noon

9 Hole Golf Course

April / May onwards - Sunday 4 November 2018

The Golf Course is open daily from 9am to 9pm.

Please note: Hours may be subject to change due to ground conditions or maintenance. Green fees are payable through Activity Centre kiosk or if closed through Visitor Centre or On Site Warden.  Membership also available.  

Please ring to check if operational - T: 028 2826 2471

Visitor Centre with Gift Shop

Monday 26 March  – Sunday 30 September 2018

Monday to Thursday: 10am – 6pm  (Open 9.30am - 7pm July and August)
Friday: 10am – 9pm (Open 9.30am July and August)
Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays: 10am – 7pm (Open 9.30am July and August)

Monday 1 October  – Saturday 3 November 2018

Monday to Thursday: Closed
Friday: 1pm - 9pm*
Saturday and Sunday: 10am to 5/6pm*

* Subject to caravan park bookings.