Peebles to Innerleithen over Lee Pen.

  • Sunday 27th May   Leader: Alan Philp

    On a beautiful sunny day…..a classic walk led by Alan over  the hills… with stunning views …. and a few undulations!!

    Thanks to Alan, Christine & Elaine for photos

    Following grassy paths

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    A break on Black Law

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    Alan shows the way ahead

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    Final summit…Lee Pen

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    Descending to Innerleithen…. Lee Pen in background

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Peebles to Innerleithen….following the Tweed.

  • Sunday 27th May    Leader: Denis Taylor
    A beautiful Borders walk along the old rail line of yesteryear…..on a perfect sunny day.
    Thanks to Heather & Denis for photos
    Peebles start with Hydro in the background.
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    Sun shelter.

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    Path pause.

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    Lunchtime on the Tweed.

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Hitler’s Atlantic Wall..History Tour..Sheriffmuir, near Dunblane.

  • Friday 25th May
    Organiser: Denis Taylor   Tour Guide: Murray Cook
    On a beautiful day,…. we were led round this important historical site, that played its part in WW2,….by Stirling’s Archaeologist,…Murray Cook.
    Viewing….bunkers, walls, gun turrets and trenches.
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Gargunnock Waterfall Walk …….an Eventful Day

Sunday 20th May      Leader: Martin Scott Smith

A fine walk by Martin led us to the spectacular Downie’s Loup Waterfall in the in the Gargunnock Hills.

The day then became somewhat eventful as one of our members became ill…resulting in a full scale rescue by Lomond Mountain Rescue Team. A huge ‘thank you’ to them for their care and efficiency…..and to the Police and Paramedics in attendance.

Our member was taken to FVRH to be checked… and I am pleased to report was well enough to be released later in the evening.

Thanks to Heather & Richard for photos

Setting off through Gargunnock Estate

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The spectacular Downie’s Loup Waterfall.

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Lomond Mountain Rescue Team take our member to safety.

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Chick Murray Story at Oran Mor, Glasgow.

  • Friday 18th May      Organisers: Elaine Stevenson/ Denis Taylor
    Another successful Events Day …that compliment our Walks Programme …..and with increasing numbers attending,…well received by members.
    Thanks to Heather and Elaine for pics.
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    “She opened the door in her nightdress,..I thought,..what a funny place for a door.”  🤗

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    Going down a treat.

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Dornoch…… a Stunning Weekend!

Friday 11th May – Monday 14th May.

Organisers/Walk Leaders:

Elaine Stevenson, Denis Taylor, Teresa & Denis Lowery, Harry Lister.

A Party of ..36.. members travelled north to this peaceful coastal town made famous by past …and not so distant ….history.  Walks and hikes to Embo, Golspie, Dunrobin Castle and Ben Bhraggie in wonderful sunshine,…..set us up nicely for evening dancing and quiz at the excellent ….Dornoch Hotel.

Thanks to Heather, Christine & Denis for photos.

Golspie’s ….Big Burn Walk.

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Dunrobin Castle visit……where we walked …”the John O’ Groats Way.”

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Ben Bhraggie’s ….superb views.

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The only way is up !

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Evening fun & dancing to the music of the 60’s….’way before our time of course!

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Embo’s old harbour wall.

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Beach walk from Embo back to Dornoch.

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Dumyat, Castlelaw & Lossburn Reservoir…..the easy way!

Sunday 6 May      Leader: Martin Scott Smith

Martin led us on a fabulous walk in the Ochils in glorious sunshine. An adventure on quiet alternative tracks with no steep climbs…… wonderful views over the Forth and beyond.

Pendreich…..all ready to set off

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Just taking it all in.

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Dumyat Delights.

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Stunning distant views.

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Phew !    It’s hot.

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