What's On 2015

 

JUNE

Wed 3rd June - Shieling Walk (FCS) 11am–3pm.

Meet Loch Beinn a 'Mheadhain Car Park. Bag some exercise and views of mountains on the historic track along the Allt na Imrich River. Hear how crofters lived and hopefully see some of the present inhabitants. Off-track and strenuous walking. Bring a packed lunch, good boots, waterproofs, midge hood. WEATHER PERMITTING. Before walk, cars sharing will be needed to leave some at other end of walk. FREE but booking essential call 01463 791575.

 

Sat 20th June - Highland Cross

50 Mile Duathlon from Kintail to Beauly through Glen Affric & Strathglass - major charity fund raiser in the Highlands.

Full details avaialable at www.highlandcross.co.uk.

 

Thu 25th June - Affric Trees Walk (FCS) 2.00pm–4.30pm.

Meet Dog Falls Car Park. Can't see the wood for the trees? Go for a walk to have a closer look at the pinewoods. Hear about the conservation of this National Nature Reserve and what makes Glen Affric so special. Bring good boots and waterproofs, midge hood/repellent. FREE, no need to book just turn up. Any queries call 01463 791575.

 

JULY

Sat 4th July - Nature Detectives (FCS) 2.00pm–3.30pm.

Meet Craigmonie Woodland, Drumnadrochit. Follow the trail to work out the clues to solve the mystery of what lives in the woods and how they live there. Family event. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Bring good footwear and waterproofs, midge hood/repellent. FREE, no need to book just turn up. Any queries call 01463 791575.

 

Thu 23rd July - Dragons and Damsels (FCS) 2.00pm–4.30pm.

Meet Dog Falls Car Park. Do you know your damsels from your dragonflies? Walk to Coire Loch to look for and find out about the lives of these amazing insects. Bring waterproof boots and waterproofs, midge hood/repellent. WEATHER PERMITTING. FREE, no need to book just turn up. Any queries call 01463 791575.

 

Fri 31st July - Sat 8th August World Orienteering Championships/Scottish 6 Days Event

Athletes from all over the world will be taking part in these events with competitions in Glen Affric and Glen Strathfarrar. For more info visit www.woc2015.org and www.scottish6days.com/2015

 

AUGUST

Sat 1st August - Let's Dance! Cannich Hall 7.30pm.

Dance to Single Track Road and raise money for MacMillan Cancer Support.

For more info see Poster

 

Thu 6th August - Affric Trees Walk (FCS) 2.00pm–4.30pm.

Meet Dog Falls Car Park. Can't see the wood for the trees? Go for a walk to have a closer look at the pinewoods. Hear about the conservation of this National Nature Reserve and what makes Glen Affric so special. Bring good boots and waterproofs, midge hood/repellent. FREE, no need to book just turn up. Any queries call 01463 791575.

 

SEPTEMBER

Thu 17th September - Lord Tweedmouth Walk (FCS) 2.00pm–4.00pm.

Meet Plodda Falls Car Park. Walk in the footsteps of Lord Tweedmouth to see the legacy of his trees, compare with modern forestry, hear some of the history of his estate and about what lives there now. Bring good footwear and waterproofs, midge hood/repellent. FREE, no need to book just turn up. Any queries call 01463 791575.

 

OCTOBER

Sun 11th October - Affric Trees Walk (FCS) 2.00pm–4.30pm.

Meet Dog Falls Car Park. Can't see the wood for the trees? Go for a walk to have a closer look at the pinewoods. Hear about the conservation of this National Nature Reserve and what makes Glen Affric so special. Bring good boots and waterproofs, midge hood/repellent. FREE, no need to book just turn up. Any queries call 01463 791575.