We have selected just a small selection of activities and things to visit in our area.
BELHAVEN BIKES in Dunbar – a great bike shop in Dunbar where you can get bike hire, bikes and skateboards
GREAT ESCAPE in North Berwick – a very cool and fashionable surf and coastal fashion shop. Lade back vibe and great clothes!
FOX LAKE great local cable wake board park based just outside Dunbar – the first in Scotland.
BOARDWISE in Edinburgh – the central belts oldest’s surf retailer with 20 years plus experience of selling surf, skate, snowboard and windsurfing equipment and clothing.
FREEZE PRO SHOP in Edinburgh – 100% rider owned and operated ski, snowboard shop thats now got a good selection of surf equipment with base in Edinburgh – nice guys too!
GLENTRESS a really fun mountain bike location just outside Peebles an hour west of Dunbar.
SCOTTISH SURFING FEDERATION the main guys that run surfing in Scotland!
BOWES SPORTS and a big shout out to our local sports shop that now stocks O-Neil wetsuits and accessories for the local kids and adults.
SCOTLANDCAMPERVANS – cool to rent and get out along the coast!
JOHN MUIR visit the centre and learn the history of Dunbars most famous environmentalist. Or visit our other museums, historic houses and spectacular castles in East Lothian.
MUSEUM OF FLIGHT Concorde is resident here with a full and exciting visitor centre.
SEABIRD CENTRE Learn all about East Lothian coastal wildlife and see the Bass Rocks amazing Gannet population here!
EAST LINKS FAMILY PARK great family animal and adventure park for kids of all ages right next to Belhaven beach!
DUNBAR LEISURE POOL really good swimming pool with wave machine and flume ideal for kids to have fun of all ages run by friendly staff! Loads of other good swimming pools too in East Lothians other towns…
WALKING/CYCLING great resource for local East lothian nature walks/cycling and horse riding trails including the John Muir Way.
GOLF in East Lothian is rich with history with some wonderful golf courses.
There is both Sea FISHING and Fresh Water Fishing locally, our harbour masters in North Berwick and Dunbar can tell you more or for Inland waters with Markle Fisheries or Hopes Reservoir.
ARCHERY Scotlands Archery centre!
TANTALLON STUDIOS has a great reputation for offering unique Art & Craft one and two day activities.
There are loads of great places to visit locally and lots happening with regular events such as the northern lights festival, pipe band contests, traditional music weekends, the RNLI lifeboat summer event and much more. And Dunbar is a really lovely coastal town, with a nice high street and harbour with good selections of cafes, restaurants and pubs. The town also boasts a community bakery, excellent gift shops and galleries and much more..
North Berwick and Edinburgh are also within easy distance by train or car – so an excellent location for a great holiday or day out.
TONY MARSH amazing photographer who took many of the best surfing photos on this site.
JAMES ROBERTSON great photos from this promising new photographer!
ROBERT STONE THERAPEUTICS great massages and fixes for sports injuries in Edinburgh.
REACH OUTDOORS ENGLAND – We had a cracking coasteer with these guys. Based in Devon super friendly and professional. If down in South West England and looking for great activities give them a call!