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Harlaw Hydro Power House and Visitor Centre

Door open days

24 September 2017 (11.00-15.00)


Harlaw Hydro is generating green electricity from the Water of Leith, utilising the 150 year?old dams that used to provide water power to industry in?West Edinburgh. The old water bailiff?s house is now a Visitor Centre for the Pentland Hills?Regional Park?where you will?also be able to find out about Friends of the Pentlands,?Malleny Angling Association and?Balerno Village Trust. Access to the power house is down a steep and often muddy path and?sturdy footwear is recommended.

Key Information

Limited wheelchair access.

Where to find us

  • Harlaw Reservoir
  • Balerno
  • EH14 7AS