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Guided Walk: Holyrood Park, Edinburgh – The Coolest Walk on Earth

2 October @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

- Free

First in a series of two walks. Join an expert geologist and a Ranger on a 3-hour guided walk to discover how the landscape of Holyrood Park has been shaped and sculpted by ice through the ages. Explore areas of the park to learn how to identify distinctive land features left by glaciers.

Spaces limited.

Route contains rough tracks, uneven and boggy terrain, steep inclines and declines. Please contact the Ranger Service for more information. Content aimed at ages 12 and up. For more information please contact the Ranger Service on 0131 652 8150 or rangers@hes.scot

Free, booking essential: book here


Outdoor event - intermediateSuitable for familiesLevel of prior knowledge - beginnerLocation - outdoorsSubject Area - Sedimentary RocksSubject Area - Volcanoes and Igneous RocksSubject Area - Metamorphic Rocks


An event in the Scottish Geology Festival, organised by the Scottish Geology Trust.
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Details

Date:
2 October
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Holyrood Park
Queen's Drive
Edinburgh, EH8 8HG United Kingdom
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Organiser

Historic Environment Scotland
Phone:
0131 652 8150
Email:
rangers@hes.scot
View Organiser Website

Details

Date:
2 October
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Venue

Holyrood Park
Queen's Drive
Edinburgh, EH8 8HG United Kingdom
+ Google Map

Organiser

Historic Environment Scotland
Phone:
0131 652 8150
Email:
rangers@hes.scot
View Organiser Website