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Date: Thursday 3rd October                         Area: Sutherland

Borg to Dyke Walk

Join the ranger on a 9km hill walk from the broch at Borg and out through the removed forest at Dyke and back along the Dyke burn. Let’s see what wildlife is around now the forest has been removed. Plenty of wonderful views and hopefully some red deer in rut. Rough walking with wet ground. Reasonable level of fitness, suitable walking gear and packed lunch required. Over 18 years only. Booking essential.

Time: 11am – 3pm           Booking ref: 002328FARR

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Thursday 3rd October                        Area: Lochaber

A Short Walk into Nature – Caol

Join this regular local High Life Highland Countryside Rangers green health walk and help reconnect with the natural world. Enjoy some leisurely exercise, friendly company, great views, and fresh air. All of our ‘short walks into nature’ series are flat, under an hour in length and suitable for all abilities and levels of fitness. Please disclose to your local ranger any medical or additional support needs you may have prior to the walk. Booking required. Meet outside Caol library. Adults only.

Time:  11.30 – 12pm                       Booking ref: 002330LOCH

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact: [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Friday 4th October                              Area: Grantown

Bats! Bats! Bats!

Bats are fascinating creatures and our only flying mammal. Come along and find out what bats eat, where they live and other interesting facts about these wonderful creatures as we wander through Grantown-on-Spey.

As with all ranger walks we will be enjoying fresh air, company and wildlife sights and sounds. There is some rough ground by the riverside. Families, adults and good dogs welcome! No unaccompanied children. Booking essential.

Time:  7.30pm – 9.30pm                               Booking ref:  002313GRAN

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]  07818 588 222

 

 

Date:  Sunday 6th October                            Area: East Caithness

Family Fossil Fish Foray

Discover fossil fish older than the dinosaurs and tiny adult fish the size of a tadpole! Learn why Caithness is so famous for its fossil fish. Approximately 4km to walk along track. Stout footwear and outdoor clothing required.

Time: 11am-1pm              Booking ref: 002056WICK

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:     Wednesday 9th October                Area: Aviemore

Short Walk into Nature – Aviemore Youth Hostel

Join this regular local High Life Highland Countryside Rangers green health walk and help reconnect with the natural world. Enjoy some leisurely exercise, friendly company, great views, and fresh air. All of our ‘short walks into nature’ series are flat, under an hour in length and suitable for all abilities and levels of fitness. Please disclose to your local ranger any medical or additional support needs you may have prior to the walk. Good dogs very welcome. Over 18’s only please. Booking essential.

Time:     11am – 12pm                     Booking ref:

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact: [email protected]      07818 588 222

 

 

Date:     Thursday 9th October                Area: Inverness

The Slochd Sheilings

A four mile walk from the Slochd along the old military road to explore some of the deserted villages on the hillside. Walk is in an upland area with some steepness and over rough ground at times. A reasonable level of fitness is required. Meeting place given out after booking.

Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Please bring a packed lunch.

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book            Booking Ref: 001613GRAN

Contact: [email protected]   07771370959

 

 

Date:  Thursday 10th October                      Area: Caithness

Harrow Harbour to Scotland’s Haven Walk

Join the ranger on a 7km coastal guided walk from the old flagstone harbour at Harrow by Scarfskerry to the hidden gem of Scotland’s Haven by St John’s Point. Plenty of wildlife, history and wonderful seascapes to enjoy on route.
Some rough walking so reasonable level of fitness, suitable walking gear and packed lunch required. Over 18 years only and help with return vehicles required. Booking essential.

Time: 10.30am – 3pm                    Booking ref: 002332THUR

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Thursday 10th October                      Area: Wester Ross

A Wee Walk to Nature: Colour Changes in Nature, Ullapool

Meeting at Ullapool Library, we will have a short introduction on changing colours of the season before going out to see it in action.

If you or someone you know is rehabilitating after illness or injury or just looking to have a short guided walk, learning something new, with company, please come along.

Over 18 years only. Distance approx. 0.5 km/0.25mi

Booking essential by 4pm on the 9th October.

Time:  2pm– 3pm                            Booking ref: 001727ULLA

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]       01854 613526

 

 

Date:   Thursday 10th October                     Area: Lochaber

A Short Walk into Nature – Caol

Join this regular local High Life Highland Countryside Rangers green health walk and help reconnect with the natural world. Enjoy some leisurely exercise, friendly company, great views, and fresh air. All of our ‘short walks into nature’ series are flat, under an hour in length and suitable for all abilities and levels of fitness. Please disclose to your local ranger any medical or additional support needs you may have prior to the walk. Booking required. Meet outside Caol library. Adults only.

Time: 11.30 – 12pm                        Booking ref:  002330LOCH

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact: [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Tuesday 15th October                                                                        Area: Wester Ross

The Salmon’s Journey, Rogie Falls, Garve

2019 is the Year of the Salmon and we are celebrating these magnificent fish where they are known to migrate upriver.

Follow our self-led  trail at Rogie Falls describing the incredible journey of the Atlantic Salmon. Clues and challenges lead you to the viewing area where you might glimpse the real thing making an epic leap up the falls. There will be prizes for winning entries to the trail and the ranger will be on hand to help and and to answer questions.

Suitable for adults and  families with children over 5 years old.  Distance approx. 2.5km/1.5mi.

Please let the ranger know if you think you might come.

Time:    11am – 1pm                       Booking ref: Booking not required

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]       01854 613526

 

 

Date:  Tuesday 15th October                        Area: Ardnamurchan

Eco Club @ Ardnamurchan Library

Join the Countryside Ranger for some fun environmental activities at Ardnamurchan Library. With a different theme each week you can book one or come along to them all. Suitable for children aged 7-12. Booking is essential

Time:  2pm – 3.30pm      Booking ref: ARDN016429

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Tuesday 15th October                                        Area: Nairn

Footprints Treasure Trail: Nairn Leisure Park

Drop in, self-led event looking at the different footprints of highland creatures. Suitable for families. No unaccompanied children please.  No need to book, just turn up. Last round 3pm.

Time:  1pm-4pm                               Booking ref: Booking not required

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Contact:  [email protected]    078198588 222

 

 

Date:  Wednesday 16th October                 Area: Easter Ross

Story by the Fire

Join the Ranger for a story in Evanton community woods. There will be a different story and some associated activities on each day.

All children must be accompanied by an adult, who must also book on to the event.

Time: 10.30am – 11am                  Booking ref:       002204ALNE

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Wednesday 16th October                 Area: Ardnamurchan

A Short Walk into Nature – Strontian

Join this local green health walk and help reconnect with the natural world. Enjoy some leisurely exercise, friendly company, great views, and fresh air.  Following a different theme each week, find out a bit more about the nature on your doorstep. All of our ‘short walks into nature’ series are flat, under an hour in length and suitable for all abilities and levels of fitness. Please disclose to your local ranger any medical or additional support needs you may have prior to the walk.

 

Time: 11am – 12pm        Booking ref: 001754ARDN

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact: [email protected] 

 

 

Date: Wednesday 16th October                Area: Assynt, Sutherland

Fungi in the Ferrycroft Woods, Lairg

Explore the marvellous world of fungi. Meet the different characters and learn their secrets in one of the best woods for fungi in Sutherland.  Suitable for all the family but no unaccompanied children allowed. Bring packed lunch. 3km walk. Meet at Ferrycroft Visitor Centre, Lairg. Grid ref: NC 093215.

Time: 11am – 2pm                            Booking ref: 001752GOLS

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact: [email protected]

 

 

Date:     Wednesday 16th October                              Area: Inverness

A Short Walk into Nature – Caledonian Canal – West

Join the High Life Highland Countryside Ranger for a leisurely stroll along the Caledonian Canal heading West towards Muirton for 1 hour/3km. Aimed at those wanting to start walking for health or social reasons. Perhaps you are rehabilitating after illness or injury or just looking to have a short guided walk. Adults only.  Meet at the bottom of the entrance ramp to Inverness Leisure.

Time: 11am – 12pm                                        Booking ref:       001611INHS

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Wednesday 16th October                                 Area: Wester Ross

Over the Hill, Dundonnell to Clachan on the Coffin Route, Loch Broom

Follow this old coffin route from Dundonnell over the hill to Clachan Church. As part of Highland Archaeological Festival, we will be looking at the history of the area and for wildlife while taking in views of Little Loch Broom, Loch Broom, An Teallach and the Fannich hills.   The way is rough, steep and boggy in places and there is a river crossing. Participants must have good fitness, wear sturdy boots and bring lunch. Car shuffling to be arranged on receipt of bookings.

Booking essential by 4pm on the 15thof October.

Time:  10am – 4.30pm (not including car moving)                      Booking ref: 001728ULLA

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]       01854 613526

 

 

Date:  Thursday 17th October                      Area: Ardnamurchan

Golden Eagle Treasure Hunt, Sailean nan Cuileag

Drop in, self-led event for the whole family at Sailean nan Cuileag Forestry car park between Resipole and Salen: https://forestryandland.gov.scot/visit/sailean-nan-cuileag

Do you have what it takes to be a golden eagle? Follow the marked trail and see if you can answer the questions and complete the course.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Time:  2pm – 4pm            Booking ref: Booking not required

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Contact: [email protected]

 

 

Date: Thursday 17th October                       Area: Assynt, Sutherland

Stories and Art in the Culag woods, Lochinver

Create your own natural sculptures around the woodland trails. Search for images hidden among the trees and rocks.   Release your inner creativity – for all the family. With guest story teller Griogar Dawson Allen. Suitable for all the family but no unaccompanied children allowed. Bring packed lunch. 3km walk. Meet at the An Cála Café, Lochinver Mission and we can finish with a coffee.

Time: 11am – 2pm                            Booking ref: 001753ULLA

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact: [email protected]

 

 

Date: Thursday 17th October                        Area: Inverness

Awesome Autumnal Art

Have a go at creating some beautiful art using the colourful materials that nature provides at this time of year. No previous experience necessary! Booking essential & children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Meet at the picnic area near the bus turning circle at the end of Kessock Road.

Time: 1.30pm – 4pm                       Booking ref:  001508INHS

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Thursday 17th October                      Area: Easter Ross

Ormond Hill Walk

This easy walk (4.75km/3miles) provides beautiful views over the Moray Firth. As part of the Highland Archaeological Festival we will pass the remains of Ormond Castle, which have a particular significance in Scottish History.

Booking is essential as spaces are limited. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Time:  10am – 1pm                          Booking ref: 002084FRTS

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Friday 18th October                                            Area: Sutherland

Fungi Foray at Loch Fleet

Fun guy or foe? Join us to look at some of the spectacular mushrooms to be found at Loch Fleet NNR and learn what you need to look for to identify them.

Booking is essential as spaces are limited. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Time: 1pm – 3pm                             Booking ref: 002085GOLS

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Saturday 19th October                                                      Area: Wester Ross

Wester Ross Green Volunteers: Ullapool Hill Path Day

Keep warm on this October day by helping clear the path on Ullapool Hill. Bring a flask of tea and your own tools if you like. This is a self-led activity but there will be tools and gloves to borrow and biscuits/cake to eat.

Please let the ranger know if you might come.

Time:  10am – 12pm                                       Booking ref: N/A

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]       01854 613526

 

 

Date: Tuesday 22nd October                                        Area: Easter Ross

Autumn Crafts at the Muir Hub

Join the Countryside Ranger for a natural art session. We will use abundant natural materials and colours of the season to get creative.

There is no need to book for this event, just come along to The Muir Hub between 10am and 1pm. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Time: 10am – 1pm                           Booking ref:

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Tuesday 22nd October       Area: Ardnamurchan

Eco Club @ Ardnamurchan Library

Join the Countryside Ranger for some fun environmental activities at Ardnamurchan Library. With a different theme each week you can book one or come along to them all. Suitable for children aged 7-12. Booking is essential

Time:  2pm – 3.30pm      Booking ref: ARDN016429

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Wednesday 23rd October                                                 Area: Wester Ross

Mountain Life: Lunch at the Coire, Torridon

For this wild walk, we will follow a footpath flanked by iconic Torridon mountains . As we walk, we will look for wildlife and discuss the geology which shapes this incredible landscape.

The path eventually leads to the Beinn Eighe Munros. However, we will be stopping before the very steep sections and the ridge and having lunch by a loch in beautiful Coire Mhic Fhearchair, before returning home on the same route. This is an ideal walk for those who want to be among the mountains but not on top of them!  Distance is 10km/6.25 mi mostly on path but with some rough and steep sections leading up to the coire.

Booking essential by 4pm on the 22nd of October.

Time:  10am – 4pm                         Booking ref: 001729GAIR

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]       01854 613526

 

 

Date: Wednesday 23rd October                                  Area: Badenoch & Strathspey

Footprints Treasure Trail in Anagach Woods, Grantown-on-Spey

Drop in, self-led event looking at the different footprints of highland creatures. Event at the Forest Road entrance to the woods, the car park by the all Ability Trail. Suitable for families. No unaccompanied children please.  No need to book, just turn up. Last round 3pm.

Time: 1pm – 4pm                             Booking ref: Booking not required

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Contact:  [email protected]    07818 588 222

 

 

Date:  Thursday 24th October                      Area: Ardnamurchan

Family Treasure Hunt, Kilchoan

Drop in, self-led event for the whole family at Kilchoan Learning Centre.

Follow the marked trail and see if you can answer the questions and complete the course.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Time:  2pm – 4pm            Booking ref: Booking not required

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Contact: [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Thursday 24th October                                                      Area: Wester Ross

A Wee Walk to Nature: How Does Wildlife Cope with Winter? Ullapool

Meeting at Ullapool Library, we will have a short introduction on the challenges that face wildlife in winter before wrapping up to head out on a short walk.

If you or someone you know is rehabilitating after illness or injury or just looking to have a short guided walk, learning something new, with company, please come along.

Over 18 years only. Distance approx. 0.5 km/0.25mi

Booking essential by 4pm on the 23rd October.

Time:  2pm – 3pm                                           Booking ref: 001730ULLA

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]       01854 613526

 

 

Date:     Thursday 24th October                   Area: Caithness

Dwarick Pier to Dunnet Head Walk

Enjoy a 9km high sea cliff walk along the west side of Dunnet Head from Dwarick Pier to Easter Head (Dunnet Head by lighthouse). Dramatic views along the north coast, lovely open landscapes and associated wildlife. Some rough steep walking so reasonable level of fitness required. Please bring suitable walking gear and a packed lunch. Over 18 years old only. Help with return vehicles required. Booking is essential.

Time:     10am – 3.30pm                 Booking ref: 002333THUR

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Friday 25th October            Area: Lochaber

Halloween Crafty Fun

Come along to Caol Library and join the Ranger to make Halloween crafts and decorations. For children up to 12yrs old. Children under 8yrs must be accompanied by an adult. No need to book, just come along.

Time: 11am -1pm

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Booking not required

Contact: [email protected]

 

 

Date: Wednesday 25th September.                                          Area: Northwest Sutherland

A Guided walk through an ancient oakwood reserve near Scourie.

Walk through Scotland’s most northerly oak woodland with wildlife, otter signs, wildflowers, lochs, seashore and much more. An intriguing wild area rich in plants and birds. About 4km, adults only.

Time: 10.30am – 1pm                    Booking ref: 002343KNBV

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Tuesday 29th October        Area: Wester Ross

Brilliant Bothies: Uags, Applecross

This walk to Uags Bothy from Toscaig on the Applecross peninsula is a rugged walk with spectacular views of Skye and other islands along the way.   Much of the walk is off-path and on rough ground. As we walk, we will look for wildlife and discuss the geology which shapes this area. When we reach the bothy we will have lunch and a beachcomb at the bay at Uags.

Participants must have good fitness, wear suitable outdoor boots, clothing and bring lunch.

Distance is 8.5km/5.25 mi. Booking is essential by 4pm on the 28th of October.

Time:  10am – 4pm                         Booking ref: 001731PLOC

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]       01854 613526

 

 

Date:  Wednesday 30th October                                 Area: Easter Ross

Fungi Foray at Rogie Falls

Fun guy or foe? Join us to look at some of the spectacular mushrooms to be found at Loch Fleet NNR and learn what you need to look for to identify them.

Booking is essential as spaces are limited. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Time: 10am – 12pm                        Booking ref: 002087DING

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Wednesday 30th October                 Area: Ardnamurchan

A Short Walk into Nature – Strontian

Join this local green health walk and help reconnect with the natural world. Enjoy some leisurely exercise, friendly company, great views, and fresh air.  Following a different theme each week, find out a bit more about the nature on your doorstep. All of our ‘short walks into nature’ series are flat, under an hour in length and suitable for all abilities and levels of fitness. Please disclose to your local ranger any medical or additional support needs you may have prior to the walk.

 

Time: 11am – 12pm        Booking ref: 001754ARDN

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact: [email protected] 

 

 

Date:     Thursday 31st October                    Area: Sutherland

Strathy Point to Armadale Walk

Enjoy a stunning sea cliff walk along the west edge of Strathy Point to Armadale Bay in north Sutherland. Wonderful geology, wildlife and views on this 10.5km guided walk.
Some rough walking so suitable walking gear, packed lunch and reasonable level of fitness required. Help needed with return vehicles. over 18 years only. Booking essential.

Time: 10am – 3.30pm                     Booking ref: 002334FARR

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Thursday 31st October                      Area: Lochaber

A Short Walk into Nature – Caol

Join this regular local High Life Highland Countryside Rangers green health walk and help reconnect with the natural world. Enjoy some leisurely exercise, friendly company, great views, and fresh air. All of our ‘short walks into nature’ series are flat, under an hour in length and suitable for all abilities and levels of fitness. Please disclose to your local ranger any medical or additional support needs you may have prior to the walk. Booking required. Meet outside Caol library. Adults only.

Time:  11.30 – 12pm                       Booking ref:  002330LOCH

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:  Friday 1st November                          Area: East Caithness

Reiss Beach Family Night Walk

Enjoy the great outdoors at in the dark. Learn some navigation skills to find the hidden treasure! Ending with toasted marshmallow over an open fire. Torch, stout footwear & outdoor clothing. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult. Both adults and children should book a place on this event.

Time: 7-9pm                      Booking ref: 002242WICK

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:   Wednesday 6th of November                        Area: Wester Ross

Around Loch Kensary, Poolewe

Are you a bit stressed, not getting enough daylight, exercise or company? Get winter off to a good start and join the ranger for a 10km/6.25mi walk around Loch Kensary from Poolewe for National Stress Awareness Day.

We will look for wildlife as we walk and enjoy fresh air and stretching our legs.  The route is rough and rocky in places. Please wear sturdy outdoor shoes, wear waterproofs and bring lunch and a hot drink.

Distance is 8.5km/5.25 mi. Booking essential by 4pm on the 5th of November.

Time:  11am – 3pm                                         Booking ref: 001732GAIR

It costs £9.73 per visitor to operate our Countryside Ranger Service. We make no charge for this event but we rely on your donations to help us protect our Highland wildlife and heritage.

Booking: Please click here to book

Contact:  [email protected]       01854 613526