Hidden Gems Walks Every Thursday 1st June-3rd August

Wednesday 10th May at 12:34pm

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
2.2 miles

June 8th Finding Tranquility at Lauriston Castle
*6.30pm start

Silverknowes Golf Course  Silverknowes Rd, EH4 5ET
1.6 miles

June 15th PCHP,Unearthing Granton Gardens

73 Boswall Parkway EH5 2PW
1.4 miles

June 22nd Prentice Centre, Granton's Lost Garden

1 Granton Mains Ave, EH4 4GA
2 miles

June 29th Foraging for Free Food

North Edinburgh Arts Centre, 15a Pennywell Rd, EH4 4TZ (behind the shopping centre)
3 miles

July 6th Drylaw NC, Discovering the Orient

67 Groathill Loan, EH4 2SA
2 miles

July 13th Granton Sq, Granton's Industrial Past

Granton Square by Lochinvar Drive EH5 1HE
1 mile

July 20th Ainslie Park LC, Granton Sea Views and Lighthouse

92 Pilton Drive, EH52HF
3.1 miles

July 27th All Things Green in Muirhouse and Silverknowes

Muirhouse Community Shop, 57 Pennywell Road, EH4 4TY
3 miles

Aug 3rd North Edinburgh Arts Centre, All that Sparkles! Art-work Walk

15a Pennywell Rd, EH4 4TZ (behind the shopping centre)
2.75 miles


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!