14th April 2024 Geallaig Hill Circular from Braenaloin

There were 26 walkers on today’s walk, 20 decided to do the main circular walk while the remaining 6 opted for the shorter low level walk along the river Gairn. The weather was dry but a cold wind meant we had to wear extra layers to keep warm. Good views of a snow...

17th March 2024 – Cowie Water Gorge to Rickerton

With almost a full bus, today’s walk took us South to Fetteresso Forest. After a comfort stop in Stonehaven we continued to the start of the walk at a small car park on the Slug Road where the main group of 30 walkers were dropped off with 2 walkers remaining on the...

12th November 2023 – Glenbuchat Circular –Ben Newe

We left Aberdeen at 09.00am with 18 walkers on the bus to head up Donside to climb Ben Newe. It was a lovely autumnal day with clear blue skies and a light covering of frost. We all left the bus and walked uphill on good forest tracks to reach the top of Ben Newe...

29th October 2023 – Buckie to Fochabers- Speyside Way

We had 18 hardy walkers on today’s walk on a wet and breezy day with 12 alighting at Buckpool harbour for the main walk. A further 3 got off at Portgordon to do a slightly shorter version while the last 3 were dropped off at the Fochabers woods to do a short but...

17th September 2023 – Well of Lecht to Tomnavoulin

There were 21 walkers on today’s walk from the Well of Lecht to Tomnavoulin.  We were dropped off on the Lecht road and had a short walk to the disused mine. We then had a steep climb to reach the right of way path to Chapelton before descending to the ruins of the...