31st March 2019 – Maud to Ellon

23 of us set out on a cold but sunny day to walk along the Formartine and Buchan Way, a disused railway line which has been restored as a long distance path. After a comfort stop at Ellon we made our way to the start of the walk, 4 alighting at the village of...

11th November 2018 – Cowie Water Gorge to Rickarton

The walk last Sunday was from a small car park on the Slug Road near Findlaystone bridge through the gorge, then via Feteresso Forest to the Cryne’s Cross Mounth Road to Rickarton, where the bus was waiting. It was a fine day, only 18 members had booked, 14 of them...

16th September 2018 – Lary to Logie Coldstone

23 of us set out last Sunday for a walk north of Ballater which took us from the farm at Lary to the village of Logie Coldstone about 10 miles away.  The weather forecast was for rain early in the day then to dry out later in the morning, with winds throughout the...