Mindful Walk Sat 23rd Oct 2021 – Ravenscraig Park/Dysart Harbour 11am-1pm

A mindful walk, beginning at Ravenscraig Park car park, and walking through the lovely park to the shoreline. From there we’ll pause to enjoy the sea and the beach, before continuing through the tunnel to Dysart harbour. We’ll wander around the harbour to the Dysart beams, before finishing at the Harbourmaster’s House. Then we’ll walk back via a slightly different route! Approx 2 hours. 11am-1pm. Cost £10. To book, please message Craig via this page, text 07846 399594 or e-mail: info@craig-gilbert.com

September 2021 Walks

Saturday September 11th, 11am-1pm – Ladybank Woods Circuit

We’ll meet at Heatherhall woods car park (at the south end of the woods), where we’ll take a slow meander through the woodland, looking for red squirrels and deer. For a slightly longer walk, there’s an option of entering Ladybank itself before returning to the woods. Approx distance: 2 miles

Cost is £10 per person. Booking essential – please contact Craig via e-mail (info@craig-gilbert.com), or text: 07846-399594 for more details and to confirm your place.

Saturday September 25th, 11am-1pm – Falkland Estate Trail

Meeting at Pillars of Hercules cafe car park, we’ll walk through Falkland Estate to the art trail that’s been established, walking up to the Tyndall Bruce monument and the Temple of Decision, before returning to Pillars. Approx distance: 3 miles.

Cost is £10 per person. Booking essential – please contact Craig via e-mail (info@craig-gilbert.com), or text: 07846-399594 for more details and to confirm your place.

July 2021 – Mindful Walks – Falkland, Fife

Sunday July 11th 1pm-3pm – Falkland Estate walk to Drumdreel Wood, includes nature ‘sit spot’:

A gentle mindful walk, starting from Pillars of Hercules cafe in Falkland Estate, proceeding along a woodland path to Drumdreel Wood, where we’ll take some time to sit amongst the trees and enjoy the peacefulness and beauty of nature. After our sit spot we’ll walk a different path back to Pillars to finish, where an optional visit for refreshments will be available. Route approximately 3 miles; please wear suitable walking footwear. This walk is facilitated by Craig Gilbert, and costs £10 per person.

Sunday July 25th 1pm-3pm – Falkland Estate via Falkland Village and hill route:

A mindful walk with grand views! Starting at Falkland village car park, we’ll journey uphill behind the village, climbing some steps to reach a path that takes in wonderful views of Falkland and the surrounding area, before heading downward into Falkland Estate and finishing at Falkland Estate Stables cafe (where an optional visit for refreshments is possible). Please note the first part of this route is uphill and steep, but we’ll walk it mindfully and take our time! Approximate distance of entire route 2 miles. This walk is facilitated by Craig Gilbert, and costs £10 per person.

For more information and/or to book on either of these events, please private message Craig directly from this page, or text: 07846 399594, or e-mail: info@craig-gilbert.com. Please bring suitable footwear for walking in forest trails

Mindful Walk – Falkland to Freuchie via Laich Road, Lathrisk and Newton of Falkland: Sun 30th Aug, 1pm-4pm

We’ll start at Falkland community car park (by the library). From there, we’ll walk along the Laich Road, follow country roads to a woodland at Lathrisk, then proceeding along the back route into Freuchie. There is a possibility of refreshments at the Lomond Hills Hotel (or the Spar shop opposite), then onward leaving Freuchie, walking along the side of the B road to Newton of Falkland, where we’ll wander down through the north part of the village to rejoin the Laich Road and then back to Falkland.

Please note this route is approx 5 miles, so an extra hour has been added making this a 3 hour event.

To book your place please contact Craig either by text (07846 399594) or e-mail: info@craig-gilbert.com
Cost is £10 per person.

Note on walks: We’ll still be practicing social distancing as restrictions are still in place. 

Braes Loan Trail, Markinch – Mindful Walk – Sun 29th March, 1pm-3pm

A 2 hour mindful walk, beginning at Markinch train station car park, and then a slow walk along countryside tracks forming part of the Braes Loan trail. There are several historic features along this trail, and stunning views. We’ll return to Markinch and walk through the town back to the station (with optional visit to a local cafe for refreshments).

Cost is £10 per person. Please contact Craig if you’d like to attend (email: info@craig-gilbert.com or text 07846 399594).

Mindful Walk, Riverside Park, Glenrothes – 1pm-3pm, Sunday 23rd February 2020

A 2 hour mindful walk, beginning at Riverside Park car park, and then a gentle amble on some of the paths beside the river at Riverside Park, before an optional visit back to Glenrothes Shopping Centre for refreshments. Cost is £10 per person. If you’re interested in attending, please contact Craig Gilbert via private message to this page, or text: 07846 399594 or e-mail: info@craig-gilbert.com – thank you.

Mindful Walk: Ravenscraig Park to Dysart, Sun 24th November, 1pm-3pm

A mindful walk, beginning at Ravenscraig Park car park, and walking through the lovely park to the shoreline. From there we’ll pause to enjoy the sea and the beach, before continuing through the tunnel to Dysart harbour. We’ll wander around the harbour to the Dysart beams, before finishing at the Harbourmaster’s House for refreshments. Approx 2 hours. 1pm-3pm. Cost £10. To book, please message Craig via this page, text 07846 399594 or e-mail: info@craig-gilbert.com

Formonthills Woodland Walk, Glenrothes – Sun 22nd Sep – 1pm-3pm

Starting at the Pitcairn Centre car park, we will walk into the Formonthills Woodland, where we will pause and investigate the various features within, such as the totem pictured. Various parts of the woodland offer striking views of Glenrothes and also the Lomond Hills. We will then return to the car park for approx 3pm, where there will be an option to travel to a cafe for refreshments in Glenrothes itself. Cost £10 per person. If you’d like to book on this event, please contact Craig Gilbert via text on 07846 399594, e-mail: info@craig-gilbert.com or private message on this page.

Inverkeithing to Aberdour Mindful Walk, Sun 25th Aug 1pm-4pm

A mindful walk, meeting at Inverkeithing Train Station, to Aberdour along the Fife Coastal Path. We’ll take our time, enjoying the views across the Firth of Forth to Edinburgh and the Forth Bridges, looking out for seals and wildlife along the route. We’ll take a stop at St Brigit’s Kirk (pictured), to sit for a while and soak up the atmosphere, before continuing on to Aberdour where we’ll stop for refreshments along the High St. To return, there are buses or trains to Inverkeithing. Distance is approx 6 miles. Cost is £10 per person. If you’d like to book on this walk, please contact Craig Gilbert via text: 07846 399594, e-mail: info@craig-gilbert.com or direct message this page. Thank you, Craig

Coastal walk from Leven beach to Lundin Links: Sun July 14th, 1pm-3pm.

Starting opposite the bus station in Leven, we’ll take a mindful walk along Leven Beach towards Lundin Links, with optional visit to the standing stones on the Lady’s golf course at Lundin Links. We will finish at a cafe for refreshments. From there, there’s a bus option to return to Leven or a walk back. Approx 2 miles (4 miles if walking back). Cost £10 per person. If you’d like to book on this event, please contact Craig Gilbert via text on 07846 399594, e-mail: info@craig-gilbert.com or private message on this page.