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 Quinag Guided Walks Programme 2019, Scottish Borders

Quinag Guided Walks Programme 2019

John Muir Trust

Quinag Guided Walks Programme 2019

Monday 6th May
Come out early and listen to the dawn chorus in the woodland. Try your id skills and enjoy waking up to bird song.
Meet at lay-by on B869 above river at Torr a Ghamhna (waterfall layby)
Grid ref.NC214323
8am - 10am

Monday 3rd June
Part a mountain walk up some of Spidean Coinich. This walk offers spectacular views and possible sightings of red deer, mountain hare and golden eagles.
Meet at car park north of Skiag Bridge, grid ref NC233274.
11am-1pm

Monday 1st July
Walk with local naturalist Ian Evans along old route of the South Side of Quinag and explore the wildlife and plants
Meet at Layby on A837, grid ref NC202260.
11am-2pm.


Monday 12th August
Map and compass skills. Learn basic map features, how to take a bearing, walking to a point on the map using a compass.
Meet at car park north of Skiag Bridge, grid ref NC233274.
11am-2pm


Monday 2nd Sept
Walking in the wild. Learn basic survival skills and how to enjoy being in the outdoors safely.
Meet at car park north of Skiag Bridge, grid ref NC233274.
11am - 3pm

Monday 7th October Nut collection walk.
Working with our partners at Coigach-Assynt Living Landscape (CALL) join us on a foraging walk, collecting seed sources for the native tree nursery.
Meet at Lochinver car park next to church/bus stop, grid ref NC094227
10am - 2pm.

All walks are led by John Muir Trust staff.
You are responsible for your own safety and that of your children.
Dress appropriately for changeable Highland weather and bring good sturdy shoes/boots and packed lunch/snack.

Donations welcome towards these walks.

For further information contact:
Romany Garnett on 07947 872226 or
email Romany.Garnett@johnmuirtrust.org
or go to www.johnmuirtrust.org/events

Quinag Guided Walks Programme 2019, Scotland