Go Bats!

Come along for a chat about bats before heading out on a night time walk around Holyrood to track down these fascinating nocturnal animals.

Go Bats!

About Go Bats!

Join us for an informative chat about bats before heading out on a night time walk around Holyrood to track down these fascinating nocturnal animals.

Booking essential, please book online. For more information call 0131 652 8150 or email rangers@hes.scot


Image Credit: Historic Environment Scotland

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Go Bats! are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

Other Events at Holyrood Park

Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

16th November 2019
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

7th December 2019
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

21st December 2019
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

27th December 2019
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

2nd January 2020
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

4th January 2020
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

18th January 2020
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Hot Rocks

Hot Rocks

26th January 2020
Join an expert geologist and a Ranger on a longer guided walk to discover the fascinating geological history of Holyrood Park.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

1st February 2020
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

15th February 2020
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Coolest Walk on Earth

Coolest Walk on Earth

23rd February 2020
Join an expert geologist and a Ranger on a three hour guided walk to discover how the landscape of Holyrood Park has been shaped and sculpted by ice through the ages.
Arthur’s Secrets

Arthur’s Secrets

7th March 2020
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Arthur’s Amble

Arthur’s Amble

21st March 2020
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.

Nature Events you might like...

Arthur’s Amble
Arthur’s Amble
16th November 2019
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh East
Come along for a gentle guided walk around Hunter’s Bog and St. Margaret’s Loch and learn more about Arthur’s Seat’s turbulent past.
Winter Warmer Walk: Blackness
Winter Warmer Walk: Blackness
23rd November 2019
Blackness Castle, Blackness
Learn more about Blackness Bay and discover all about the wildlife inhabiting this internationally important stretch of shoreline on this guided walk on Saturday 23rd November.
Arthur’s Secrets
Arthur’s Secrets
7th December 2019
Holyrood Park, Edinburgh East
Come along on a guided walk to learn more about Arthur's Seat's turbulent past, created by fire and ice!
Find Nature events in Edinburgh

Family and Kids Events you might like...

W3L Fight For Life: Dalkeith
W3L Fight For Life: Dalkeith
15th November 2019
NA, Dalkeith
The World Wide Wrestling League is bringing an action packed wrestling event for all the family to Dalkeith & Woodburn Miners Club on 15th November!
Emergence 2019
Emergence 2019
15th Nov 2019 - 16th Nov 2019
Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh West
Youth Theatre Arts Scotland presents Emergence 2019, a celebration of bold new works-in-progress from the country’s leading youth theatre directors.
Coca Cola Christmas Truck Tour Edinburgh
Coca Cola Christmas Truck Tour Edinburgh
15th Nov 2019 - 16th Nov 2019
Fort Kinnaird Shopping Park, Edinburgh East
Holidays are coming... come and get your photo taken with the iconic Coca Cola Christmas Truck when it visits Fort Kinnaird, Edinburgh on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th November 2019!
Find Family and Kids events in Edinburgh

Talks and Lectures Events you might like...

Mary Stewart - Fact or Fiction with Bruce Jamieson - SOLD OUT
Mary Stewart - Fact or Fiction with Bruce Jamieson - SOLD OUT
15th November 2019
St Peters Scottish Episcopal Church Linlithgow, Linlithgow
The final talk of this season takes place on Friday 15th November in St Peter’s Church and Linlithgow Museum is delighted to welcome Linlithgow’s own resident historian Bruce Jamieson!
Fans Youth Film Festival
Fans Youth Film Festival
15th Nov 2019 - 17th Nov 2019
Summerhall, Edinburgh South
FANS Youth Film Festival will take place at Summerhall in November, showcasing the work of young filmmakers across three days of screenings, workshops and talks.
Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening
Information Lecture: Help and Healing on the Spiritual Path through the teaching of Bruno Groening
16th November 2019
The Salisbury Centre, Edinburgh South
A lecture about spiritual healing and help through the teaching of Bruno Groening is taking place at the Salisbury Centre, Edinburgh.
Find Talks and Lectures events in Edinburgh

Workshops Events you might like...

Refresher Sewing Class
Refresher Sewing Class
15th November 2019
Artisan Stitch, Edinburgh East
If you used to sew but are a bit rusty, then this Refresher sewing class run by Artisan Stitch is a good starting point to brush up on your dressmaking techniques.
Fans Youth Film Festival
Fans Youth Film Festival
15th Nov 2019 - 17th Nov 2019
Summerhall, Edinburgh South
FANS Youth Film Festival will take place at Summerhall in November, showcasing the work of young filmmakers across three days of screenings, workshops and talks.
Kundalini Yoga at Calm on Canning Street
Kundalini Yoga at Calm on Canning Street
15th November 2019
NA, Edinburgh West
Join Yoga Links with Jenny every Friday for a mixed levels Kundalini Yoga class at Calm on Canning Street.
Find Workshops events in Edinburgh

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

Castle of Light
Expect wonder, enchantment and a spectacle of colour this festive season as Edinburgh Castle, the defender of the nation, becomes the ‘Castle of Light’!
Coca Cola Christmas Truck Tour Edinburgh
Holidays are coming... come and get your photo taken with the iconic Coca Cola Christmas Truck when it visits Fort Kinnaird, Edinburgh on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th November 2019!
Christmas Market - East Princes Street Gardens
The Christmas Market will once again return to East Princes St Gardens for a whole host of bespoke and traditional Christmas items!
Christmas at the Botanics 2019
Explore the sights and sounds of Christmas in this magical after dark experience at the Royal Botanic Gardens!
Light Night
Light Night is a free event for all to enjoy. The finale will be a spectacular pyrotechnics display marking the official switch on of Edinburgh’s Christmas lights with Santa’s “flying” visit.

Advertise With Us

Advertise With Us

Looking to reach new customers? We offer a variety of advertising options with prices starting from just £30 per month!

Click here to find out more »