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  • Restoration Yard

    Store, Cafe & Wellbeing Lab Restoration Yard is a gorgeous new store, café, coffee bar and wellbeing lab in the former stableyard at Dalkeith Country Park which has been lovingly restored to create this truly unique visitor destination. Restoration Cafe is open daily for breakfast, lunch and afternoon tea. Our chefs use only the best local, Read more [...]


    Soul of Scotland Tours

    Soul of Scotland Tours is a family business that is passionate about people enjoying Scottish history, culture, mystery and adventure. We run two walking tours in Edinburgh, but also two themed day trips in Midlothian called The Mystery Tour and The Medieval Tour. A tour guide, dressed as a medieval monk, will accompany you as Read more [...]

  • Gore Glen Woodland Park

    Gore Glen is set in the heart of Midlothian’s countryside on the banks of the Gore Water and River South Esk, below the Village of Gorebridge. You may enjoy panoramic views towards the Pentland Hills, take a stroll around 2 miles of wooded path network or enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the former ‘Gunpowder Read more [...]

  • Roslin Glen Country Park

    Welcome to Roslin Glen Country Park, a place with a rich industrial and cultural heritage. Once home to Scotland’s largest gunpowder mill, it is now a spectacular location to explore the natural environment of the Esk Valley with its diverse range of habitats and associated wildlife.

  • Springfield Mill

    Springfield Mill is a small but spectacular reserve on the site of an old paper mill which is set deep in the River North Esk valley. The site lends itself very well to a spring stroll, summer picnic or autumn colours viewpoint. Facilities and events : Free car parking Tarred pathway to riverside, suitable for Read more [...]