Continuing the successful Hidden Gem walks around North Edinburgh we are revisiting ten of our best walks discovering the surprises that North Edinburgh’s offers. Even if you have lived in the area all your life you will be sure to learn something about your local area in these walks. Local experts will be coming to many of the walks to give information about the area, its special places and people.
All walks are between 1 and 3 miles long.
All walks start at 7pm EXCEPT the second one which starts at 6.30pm
June 1st Birds Beaches and Brass Rubbings
Prentice Centre, 1 Granton Mains Ave, EH4 4GA
June 8th Finding Tranquility at Lauriston Castle
Silverknowes Golf Course Silverknowes Rd, EH4 5ET
June 15th PCHP,Unearthing Granton Gardens
73 Boswall Parkway EH5 2PW
June 22nd Prentice Centre, Granton's Lost Garden
1 Granton Mains Ave, EH4 4GA
June 29th Foraging for Free Food
North Edinburgh Arts Centre, 15a Pennywell Rd, EH4 4TZ (behind the shopping centre)
July 6th Drylaw NC, Discovering the Orient
67 Groathill Loan, EH4 2SA
July 13th Granton Sq, Granton's Industrial Past
Granton Square by Lochinvar Drive EH5 1HE
July 20th Ainslie Park LC, Granton Sea Views and Lighthouse
92 Pilton Drive, EH52HF
July 27th All Things Green in Muirhouse and Silverknowes
Muirhouse Community Shop, 57 Pennywell Road, EH4 4TY
Aug 3rd North Edinburgh Arts Centre, All that Sparkles! Art-work Walk
15a Pennywell Rd, EH4 4TZ (behind the shopping centre)
Here are the links to our Hidden Gems Booklets. In these you will find a total of 12 local pre-mapped walking routes, complete with interesting places and historical facts about North Edinburgh!