Aberlady, East Lothian
17th February 2023
A short circuit around a rocky headland in East Lothian, with some fine fossil corals to be discovered.
THE ROCKS: a varied selection of Carboniferous sedimentary rocks, including some impressive fossiliferous limestone layers.
THE WALK: A gentle, flat walk on beaches and paths around Aberlady Point, returning on an easy path through the trees. I have classified this as an Easy Walk. It may be wet, windy or cold. Come equipped with strong footwear and waterproof clothing.
MEETING POINT & ROUTE: Grassy area between the main road and the shore, junction of the road to the Kilspindie Golf Course. Grid reference: NT464800 | Nearest Postcode: EH32 0SA | What3Words: fear.flaunting.line | Route Map.
This walk is accessible by public transport, there is a regular bus service to Aberlady from Edinburgh and North Berwick.