Why join Hearing Dogs at this Great British Dog Walk?
This will be a fab walk for dog lovers of all ages!
- Lots of fun activities for both adults and children
- Stalls with lots of great gifts, homemade crafts and refreshments
- By coming along, you'll be helping us to raise vital funds and awareness so we can train more life-changing hearing dogs.
When: Sunday 19th March 2017
Where: Holyrood Park, Queens Drive, Edinburgh, Midlothian, EH8 8HG
Cost: Adults: £10, Children (under 16): Free
Distance: 5km (accessible) or 8km (not suitable for wheelchair users)
Terrain: The 5km route is on pavement and flat grass, with some slight inclines and declines as you circle around Holyrood Park. The 8km has some very steep, rocky sections as we will attempt to conquer Arthur’s Seat.
Parking: Free Parking at Holyrood Palace Broad Pavement
More: There will be Stalls with lots of great gifts,homemade crafts and refreshments, Lots of fun activities for both adults and children! The venue is a 640 acre Royal Park adjacent to Holyrood Palace.The parks highest point is Arthurs Seat, an ancient volcano, and sits 251m above sea level giving excellent view of the city; it is also the site of a large and well preserved fort. This is one of four hill forts dating from around 2000 years ago. With its diverse range of flora and geology it is also site of Special Scientific Interest.
Some information from VisitScotland.co.uk