North Berwick ~ Craigleith Island ~ Bass Rock Sail.

Sunday 18th June       Leader: Denis Taylor

Ben Chonzie….a Munro above Comrie

Sunday 11th June    Leader: Alan Philp


Ascending through the Glen.


St Cecilia’s Hall and Hidden Gardens.

Friday 9th June      Leader: Denis Taylor

Blackness Castle ~ The Binns ~ Midhope Castle….Circular.

Sunday 4th June       Leader: Denis Taylor

Another fine day of sunshine as we walked in the footsteps of Tam Dalyell in “The Binns” estate.  After an interesting fence climb, wood search for walk leader,…..we were on our way down to Midhope Castle and to our lunch stop in the grounds of Abercorn Church.   After a photo shoot with Dumyat backdrop,…we completed our walk through Wester Shore Wood to “the Ship that never Sailed.”

“The Binns” estate,….where Tam Dalyell, MP lived.


Hikers, Bikers and Wha’s Like Us …..?

Friday 2nd June           Leader: Pat Butterworth

 A day on and round Loch Katrine for 30 members ….who Hiked, Biked and Lunched.  Perfect weather, scenery and good company.

Thanks to Heather & Denis for photos.

SRC Hikers.


SRC Bikers


SRC Lunchers


“Lady of the Lake”….as it approaches Stronachlacher.


Muiravonside ~ Candie Woods ~ River Avon

Sunday 28th May       Leader: Denis Taylor

Battle of Bannockburn…Day 2

Friday 26th May        Leader: Murray Cook

Organiser: Denis Taylor


Edinburgh ~ Braids Hermitage Natural Park ~ Braid Hills.

Sunday 21st May        Leader: James Higgins.

A train ..then a bus with a short journey that took us into beautiful park surroundings, then fantastic views over the City, to Fife and the Bass Rock. We may have been small in numbers, however, we were rewarded with a gorge, an observatory, picturesque gorse, a dell …and good company.  Thanks to James for such an imaginative walk and to Heather for pics.

Gathering in Braids Hermitage Park, Edinburgh.IMG_7417

Castle view from Braid Hills.IMG_7423

Royal Observatory.


Our Leaders….. by the Braid Burn.


East Linton to Dunbar… with Charity Open Secret.

Sunday 14th May          Leader: Denis Taylor

Another great day on the weather front for all to enjoy this pleasant country/coastal walk,…ending along the Cliff Walk to Dunbar for refreshments.

Thanks to Heather & Denis for pics.

Leaving Preston Mill after morning break


So this is the North Sea …….!


View to Bass Rock and Berwick Law


SRC and Open Secret walkers


Mmmmmm !    Flags flying outside John Muir House, Dunbar


Drymen to Balmaha …over Conic Hill

Sunday 7th May    Leader: Mike Andrew

What a glorious day to do this picturesque walk on the West Highland Way …with a dozen SRC members,…well led by Mike,…..and laughter all the way of everyone’s stories when they did WHW.

Our first glimpse of Loch Lomond.


Conic Hill,….the hike ahead.


Not quite at the top …as Mike names islands.


On top…..Conic Hill Champs!


Can this view be bettered…on the …Bonnie, Bonnie, Banks of Loch Lomond ?


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