Urban Geological Tours and Lowland/Coastal Walks

Hills of Hame offers tours for small parties (maximum of 8 people; children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult) It is possible to book a tour for smaller parties or arrange other stops.

Given Al’s background as a Hill and Moorland leader holding an additional qualification in Expedition Skills, he can also offer support on long-distance walks in Scotland.

Geological Tours include access to handlenses and loan of phonescopes, devices that turn a tablet or smart phone camera into a microscope.

Links to maps of the routes and information are available here

Tour 1: Pavement Palaeontology (Central Edinburgh)

Tour 2: Edinburgh Rocks! A short walk through a billion years of Earth history (Central Edinburgh)

Tour 3: Craigmillar Quarries Walk (Southern Edinburgh)

Tour 4: Glasgow University Building Stones (West End of Glasgow)

Al is a Hill and Moorland Leader and has also completed the Expedition Skills module
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