£16.45

Green Explorers 2018

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Location

Location

Tynecastle High School

Edinburgh

EH11 2ND

United Kingdom

Refund Policy

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

Event description

Description

Our Green Explorers programme runs monthly from February to December for young adventurers aged 8-12 years. Explore some of Edinburgh and The Lothian's wild places. Spot wildlife, climb trees, build fires, learn tracking skills, explore our rivers, go wild-food foraging, rock-pooling, get creative with beach art, build shelters, learn to whittle and carve, take part in outdoor cooking and of course, get to know lots of great new friends. Ticket sales close 1 week before each session date.

  • All sessions run on a Sunday from 10am to 3pm each day.
  • Children should bring a packed lunch and a water bottle.
  • Meet at/Return to Tynecastle High School unless otherwise stated.
  • Places are limited to 12 per event.
  • Maximum purchase of 4 tickets per event.


DATES:

Feb 18th: BAWSINCH NATURE RESERVE - Inaugural Green Explorers den building competition - explore Bawsinch as Spring is round the corner, build a shelter that can withstand the forces of nature!

March 18th: CAMMO ESTATE - Discover Cammo tower, ramble over ruins, sneaking and tracking games!

April 22nd: HARLAW - Practice your mapping and land reading skills, follow the biodiversity trail at Harlaw!

May 20th: DALKEITH COUNTRY PARK - Climb ancient oak trees, track deer, make some delicious wild garlic pesto and oatcakes over the fire!

June 17th: ROSLIN RIVER ADVENTURE - Join us on a river rambling adventure in the myseterious Roslin Glen!

Aug 19th: GULLANE BEACH - Beachcombing, hole digging, rock pooling, beach art and dune sliding!

Sept 16th: HERMITAGE OF BRAID - Explore this beautiful local nature reserve, wild food foraging, raft building and mud sliding.

Oct 21st: BAWSINCH - Practice your whittling, make a spear and join your tribe on the hunt. Are you ready?

Nov 18th: FLOTTERSTONE - Escape the city, hit the hills and discover what mysteries you can find in the great glen!

Dec 16th: BONALY - Explore the woodlands at Bonally, deer spotting, woodland rambling, end of year cookout!

Please note that all locations are subject to change. You will be notified in the case of any changes. Finer details about the sessions will be sent out one week before the session.


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Tynecastle High School

Edinburgh

EH11 2ND

United Kingdom

Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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