August 24th to September 1st, 2024

Health walk group at Gullane beach

Group walks 2024

Accessible

Ageing Well health walks

Aberlady, Athelstaneford, Dirleton, Dunbar, Gullane, Haddington, Musselburgh, North Berwick, Pencaitland, Prestonpans

Gentle walks of less than an hour with a friendly, supportive group

Ageing Well EAST LOTHIAN arranges Health Walks in a wide variety of locations across the county every week.

Normally you have to register in advance and many of the walks are booked in block of ten weeks, but for Walkfest ’24 you can just turn up and join in.

A health walk is:

• A safe, friendly and supportive group of walkers

• Led by a trained volunteer

• Less than an hour long

• Includes a gentle warm-up and cool-down

• Boosts physical, mental and social wellbeing

• Takes place weekly, so if you enjoy it, you can come regularly

All ages and abilities are welcome.

Dates, times and places

Monday August 26th

Athelstaneford – 10 am, outside the Parish Church

Haddington – 10 am, outside Aubigny Sports Centre

North Berwick, 1.30 pm – Church Road bus stop

In North Berwick, there is a choice of two walks, short (30 minutes) or long (an hour to an hour and a half)

Tuesday August 27th

Aberlady and Gullane – 10 am, opposite Gullane library

Dunbar – 10.30 am, outside the Bleachingfield Centre

Prestonpans – 10 am, outside Prestonpans Community Centre

Wednesday August 28th

Dirleton – 10 am, outside the Castle Inn

Musselburgh – 10 am, outside Musselburgh Sports Centre

In Musselburgh, there is a choice of two walks, short (30 minutes) or long (an hour)

Friday August 30th

Dunbar – 10 am, outside the Bleachingfield Centre

Pencaitland – 10 am, outside the Pencaitland Pavilion and Bowling Club

Saturday August 31st

Musselburgh – 10.30 am, outside Musselburgh Sports Centre