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Appin Equestion Centre

09Apr

Drem
North Berwick
Tel: 01620 880366

This equestrian centre is approved by the British Horse Society. It includes a large indoor area, tuition of all areas including dressage and show jumping lessons to suit all capabilities.

 

 

Pentland Hills Icelandics

09Apr

Windy Gowl Farm, Carlops
Penicuik
Midlothian
EH26 9NL
Tel: 01968 661095
07836 729988
Email: jnoble@phicelandics.co.uk

This working farm, breeds, rears and trains good quality Icelandic horses, whilst also offering trekking experiences for all levels, up and around the Pentland Hills. Riding in the stunning environment and experiencing this unique gaited breed makes the 40 minute drive well worth it.

Link: www.phicelandics.co.uk

For more information on horse riding in Scotland go to www.ridinginscotland.com

Cycling

09Apr

East Lothian hosts a number of well designated cycle paths and networks that will take you round some of the usually unseen parts of the area. To help with your route Landranger Ordnance Survey maps 66 and 67 are the most fitting.

Off Road Routes
•    The River Esk Path
•    The Longniddry – Haddington Path
•    The Pencaitland Railway Path
•    Some section of John Muir Way

To help plan your route www.mapmyride.com has 75 routes available in East Lothian for Cycling.

Bike Hire

09Apr

Why not hire a bike and explore the local area at your ease. There are two nearby places to hire bikes:

Lothian Bike Hire
Gifford
Tel: 01620 810 305

Bikes for all ages for daily, weekly or group hire. Bikes can be delivered to local addresses.

Law Cycles
North Berwick
Tel: 01620 890643

Half day, full day and weekly hire. Maps and helmets provided.

Sea Fishing

09Apr

Fisher Lassie
Dunbar
Tel: 01368 864441

Operating from spring to autumn, this boating trip will accommodate a maximum of 12. To hire the boat costs around £35.00, with rods and bait being supplied at an additional cost.

The best points for Sea Fishing in East Lothian are at:
Torness
Belhaven Bay
Dunbar
Cove Harbour