Events

Ultra Tour of Edinburgh 2017

2018-02-13T16:37:25+00:00

In October 2017 the Rat Race Ultra Tour of Edinburgh took place.  A gruelling 55km route starting off on Edinburgh's famous Royal Mile and following a fantastic scenic tour, taking runners through the historical streets and over the rugged hills of Scotland's outstanding Capital City. Competitors endured some of their [...]

Ultra Tour of Edinburgh 2017 2018-02-13T16:37:25+00:00

Swanston Farm a Finalist for Scottish Rural Awards 2018

2018-02-13T16:59:33+00:00

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Swanston Farm has been shortlisted as a finalist for the Agriculture category for the Scottish Rural Awards 2018! The Scottish Rural Awards, partnered by Scottish Field Magazine and the Scottish Countryside Alliance, are the benchmark of excellence in rural Scotland and celebrates the [...]

Swanston Farm a Finalist for Scottish Rural Awards 2018 2018-02-13T16:59:33+00:00

Edinburgh Disc Golf course is open at Swanston Farm!

2018-02-13T15:32:36+00:00

FIRST DISC GOLF COURSE IN EDINBURGH! One of the world's fastest-growing sports, Disc Golf (combining the games of 'Frisbee®' and 'Golf') arrived at Swanston Farm in April 2017. Our course, named 'Crooked Pine DGC' is located within a mature woodland in the northern area of the farm, with ample free parking [...]

Edinburgh Disc Golf course is open at Swanston Farm! 2018-02-13T15:32:36+00:00

Billy Kay leads us, Knee Deep in Claret

2018-02-13T16:39:04+00:00

On Saturday 18th March 2017, Swanston Brasserie was privileged to host a wine-tasting dinner, with guest speaker, Presenter and Broadcaster, Billy Kay.  A highly entertaining speaker and one of Scotland's most prominent Social Historians, Billy Kay led our guests through a medley of outstanding wines, port and whisky, transfixing his audience [...]

Billy Kay leads us, Knee Deep in Claret 2018-02-13T16:39:04+00:00

Lothianburn Adventure Centre

2016-12-05T10:55:13+00:00

Swanston Farm is planning a new mountain bike & adventure centre on the former Lothianburn Golf Course.  Following the closure of Lothianburn Golf Club in December 2013, the site reverted to farming by Swanston Farm, who have owned the land since the 1970’s. The site is perfect for easily accessible [...]

Lothianburn Adventure Centre 2016-12-05T10:55:13+00:00

Pentland Push

2017-05-19T09:53:13+00:00

Swanston Farm provided the venue for The Push in 2015, one of Scotland’s most fantastic charity challenges in aid of St Columba’s Hospice.  The Push Gold route is one of the toughest challenge events in Scotland, featuring 2400m of height gain over its 26.2 miles, this cross-country challenge event features [...]

Pentland Push 2017-05-19T09:53:13+00:00

The Redbull Foxhunt

2018-02-14T12:26:14+00:00

The Pentland Hills within the diverse landscape of Swanston Farm were the playground for the 2015 Red Bull Foxhunt with Jeep for the second year running.  This women-only mountain-biking race saw over 100 competitors (the ‘Hounds’) tackle the epic downhill terrain from the peak of Caerketton Hill, to the finish [...]

The Redbull Foxhunt 2018-02-14T12:26:14+00:00