Wildflower Wander

Join a Ranger on a guided walk to learn more about the flowers and plants of Holyrood Park.

Wildflower Wander

About Wildflower Wander

Join a Ranger on a guided walk to learn more about the flowers and plants of our park. Discover some of the beautiful and scarce species which live in Hunter’s Bog and find out what is being done to protect them.

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While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Wildflower Wander are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

22nd August 2018
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Go Bats!

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25th August 2018
Come along for a chat about bats before heading out on a night time walk around Holyrood to track down these fascinating nocturnal animals.
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27th August 2018
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28th August 2018
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