• 20160717 17th July 2016 – Ben Rinnes

    Ben Rinnes is a fine isolated hill situated to the south west of Dufftown. Its distinctive conical shape can be seen from many parts of the Grampians and it most easily climbed from the car park on the road to Edinville. A visit to the tors on the north west …

    benrinnes
  • 20160821 21st August 2016 – Tomintoul

    (Map 36/37, Grid ref 170186) As the highest village in Scotland, its a great starting point for many hills, Munros or Grahams. North along the Strath Avon lie the hills of Cromdale, where reindeer can often be seen on the high tops. A bike is most useful to follow the …

    Tomintoul
  • 20160916 16th to 18th September 2016 – The Paddlers Inn, Grandtully

    (Map 52, Grid Ref:914530) Grandtully, Pitlochry, Perthshire http://www.thepaddlers.co.uk/ Tel: 01887 820265 Mob: 07849 689386 O/S Map 52 at grid reference; NN912531 (Grandtully Hostel) Postcode: PH9 0PL £19.00 pppn in twin or triple bedded rooms with en-suites and on a self-catering basis. There is a fully equipped kitchen and use of …

    grandtully-ex_2027176455
  • 20161016 16th October 2016 – Through Walk via the Fungle

    (Map 44, Grid ref 532905) It is proposed that we walk from Birse Castle Finzean to Aboyne, 19klm (790m) ascent. A number of routes are available but it might be possible to head south first, then north by the Firmouth over Tampie and Gannoch to Glen Tanar visitor centre or …

    Fungle
burnssupper

20160123 23rd January 2016 – Burns Supper

Here’s a bottle and an honest friend! What wad ye wish for mair, man? Wha kens, before his life may end, What his share may be o’ care, man? Then catch the moments as they fly, And use them as ye ought, man: Believe me, happiness is shy, And comes …