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The Countryside Ranger Services programme of activities offered below, has been designed to be suitable for children and young people aged 5-16 years.

Children under 16 must be accompanied by a supervisory adult.

Where appropriate, meeting place details will be given when you book a place. 

Please note that car parking charges may apply at some sites. Some car park sites may also have vehicle height restrictors, at their entrances.

All this information is also available on the Council website at :  www.eastlothian.gov.uk/rangerevents

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Night Manoeuvres 1

Come along and see what creatures are about as darkness descends on the woods. Bats, moths, miceand owls let’s see if we can meet them on our journey. Bring a torch and wrap up warm

Date:Friday 26th August 

Time:  8.00 p.m  to 9.30 p.m   
     

Ages
: Families - Children must be 7+

Cost: Free

Pressmennan Wood

Meet at the woodland car park. Take the A199 to
East Linton then follow the signs for Stenton. Just
into the village at the school turn right and follow
the signs for Pressmennan wood.

Grid ref: NT 620 725

No booking required




Night Manoeuvres 2

Come along and see what creatures are about as darkness descends on the woods. Bats, moths, mice and owls let’s see if we can meet them on our journey. Bring a torch and wrap up warm

Date: Friday 23rd September

Time:  7.30 p.m  to 9.00 p.m   
     
Ages
: Families - Children must be 7+

Cost: Free

Gifford

Meet at Gifford playpark. From Haddington, take the B6369 towards Lennoxlove/Gifford.  When in Gifford at the junction by the church, turn right and then second left.  The playpark is on your right before the gates of Yester House.

Grid Ref: NT 534 678

No booking required





 



Fungi Foray

Join the ranger on a fungi walk and discover what fungi are, what they do and why they are so important.

Date: Monday 17th October

Time:  1.30 p.m  to 3.30 p.m   
   

Ages
: Families an Adults

Cost: Free

Dunbar

John Muir Country Park Meet at Linkfield car park, John Muir Country Park, next door to East Links Farm Park. Height restrictor access (2.1m).

Grid Ref: NT 651788

Car park charging applies.

No booking required

 
   



ACTIVITIES REQUIRING BOOKING