northern corries

15th July 2018 – The Northern Corries

Map 36, Grid Ref 990040 The Northern Corries sitting on the edge of the 1245m. Cairngorm plateau overlooking Strathspey. Coire Cas, Coire an t Sneachda 1176m. And Coire Lochain 1215m. being the highest point of the coire headwall. They offer a huge amount of climbing with excellent routes at all …

west lomond

19th August 2018 – The Lomond Hills

Map xx, Grid Ref 704740 ?? The Lomond Hills have a rich and varied history. From the Iron Age are the remains of several hill forts, which can be found around the summits of both East and West Lomond as well as at Maiden Castle, a grassy knoll that lies …

Ochills

21st October 2018 – The Ochils

Map 58, Grid Ref 914975 A good starting point is the bottom of Mill Glen at the east end of Tillicoultry, the largest of the Hillfoots villages. The shortest route up to Ben Cleuch is a relatively steep climb over The Law, whilst another longer but less steep route follows …

baudy-meg

16th December 2018 – Glen Tanar

Map 44, Grid Ref 480965 Pay for car parking so remember some change. There is a visitor centre & toilets near the car park. Many route options for the shorter winter days. There are plenty of well marked paths in Glen Tanar, on either side of the Water of Tanar. …

stationhotelstonehaven

2017 Indoor Meets, Talks, Slideshows – New Venue, Station Hotel

Our venue for Talks and Slideshows is the Station Hotel, Stonehaven, usually starting around 7pm. Committee Meetings dates are below. Tuesday 31st January – Professor Robert Duck, Dundee University, Mountain Geology. Monday 13th March – Committee Meeting – Karin Marshall’s. Tuesday 28th March – Club AGM – TBC Monday 12th …

19th February 2017 – Lochnagar

Map 44, Grid Ref 310851 “England! thy beauties are tame and domestic, to one who has roved o’er the mountains afar. Oh, for the crags that is wild and majestic! The steep frowning glories of dark Lochnagar!” So wrote Lord Byron who climbed Lochnagar from Invercauld by the Garbh Allt, …