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Date:  Sunday 4th November                       Area: Caithness

Caithness Countryside Volunteers, Juniper Project

Come along to help plant out juniper tree seedlings to regenerate this wonderful gin giving tree where it has been lost on Dunnet Head due to fires.  This drop in event is suitable for over 18s and participants must be prepared for walking on the hill, sturdy footwear and waterproof clothing.  All gloves, tools and refreshments provided afterwards.  Please contact the ranger for detail on where to meet to pool cars.

Time:  10.15am – 12.30pm           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]

 

 

Date: Tuesday 6th November                      Area: Sutherland

Slow walk in the Culag woods, Lochinver

If you feel like a small leisurely stroll with some good company come and join us! Our walks start from the Woodside car park go as far as the Teepee and back again – great if you want to take up walking or start again. Aimed at folk who don’t wish to undertake longer more demanding walks but would still like to get out in the fresh air for a short period. You must be over 18 years old. Meet at Woodside car park, (beyond the Primary School) Culag woods. Lifts can be arranged. Easy level path, 1km maximum.

Time: 11am – 11.30am                   Booking ref: 001283ULLA

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 6th November                  Area: North Caithness

Go Slow at Thurso Shore

Join the local countryside Ranger at Thurso shore and enjoy a slow-paced stroll (approx. 30 mins) aimed at improving your health and wellbeing. We will take a look at the local wildlife found along there and just enjoy some relaxing time outdoors. Adults only. Booking essential.

 

Time: 11am – 11.30am   Booking ref: 001306THUR

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 6th November                      Area: Lochaber

Walk and a Blether

A short, easy walk for those wishing to enjoy a bit of fresh air, some gentle exercise and company. Meet outside Caol library for a stroll along the shore towards the canal. You must be over 18 years of age.

Time:  11am – 11.30am                 Booking ref: 001294LOCH

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 7th November                           Area: Inverness

Go Slow Walk – Ness Islands & Infirmary Bridge

Join the High Life Highland Countryside Ranger for a leisurely stroll through the Ness Islands and along the river for 30 minutes. Aimed at folk who don’t wish to undertake longer more demanding walks but would but would still like to get out in the fresh air to aid their health and well-being.

Adults only.  Meet at the bottom of the entrance ramp to Inverness Leisure.

Time:    11am -11.30am                 Booking ref: 001324INHS

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 7th November                            Area: Wester Ross

Wander to Slaggan Bay

This walk for National Stress Awareness Day is a relaxed and slow-paced walk designed to unwind and take stock.  Get away from normal life and join the ranger to look for wildlife, stretch the legs and have a relaxing time on the beach with some optional mindful activities.

Track for most of the walk distance 10km/6.25mi. Booking essential by  4pm, Tuesday 6th November.

Suitable for everyone over 18 years old who is able to walk the distance.

Time: 11am – 3pm                           Booking ref: 001094GAIR

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] or 01854 613526

 

 

Date:  Thursday 8th November                   Area: North Caithness

Loch More to Backlass Walk

Enjoy a 12km walk out by Loch More around to Backlass across open hill ground. Experience the wide open peatland scenery as we head to Lochan Thulachan and on to Backlass before returning to Loch More. Some rough peaty ground so suitable walking gear, good level of fitness and a packed lunch required. Adults only. Booking essential.

 

Time:  10am – 3.30pm                    Booking ref: 001307Thur

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 13th November                   Area: Ballachulish

Wee wander and a blether – Ballachulish

A short 30 minute walk around the Ballachulish quarry for adults.   Meet with others, chat and enjoy the views on this short guided walk.

Time: 1pm – 1.30pm                        Booking ref: 001295KNLV

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] or phone 07464 910160

 

 

Date:  Tuesday 13th November                   Area: Wester Ross

Achnahaird to Garvie Bay Geology Walk, Coigach

This guided walk takes place in the North West Highlands Geopark and allows you to step back in time as you make your way around this stunning piece of coast. Take a glimpse into the fossil records of the first life to appear on earth and walk through the fall-out of a meteorite strike. It is also a great area for wildlife with opportunities of  spotting seals, seabirds and otters.

 

Please ask about dogs. Distance of the walk is 5.25 mi/8.5 km and the walk is for adults only.

 

Time: 10.30am – 3.30pm               Booking ref: 001315ULLA

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] or  01854 613526

 

 

Date:  Tuesday 13th November                   Area: Sutherland

Birdwatching, Golspie

We’ll walk through Balblair Woods to the bird hide overlooking Loch Fleet. Here we will identify the birds congregating at a high tide roost.

Time: 10am – 1pm           Booking ref: 000674GOLS

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 14th November                           Area: North Sutherland

Strathy to Melvich via Beinn Ruadh Walk

Join the ranger and enjoy a hill walk from Strathy to Melvich via Beinn Ruadh (245m height). Wonderful open hill ground but rough walking in parts and may be wet underfoot. Good level of fitness, suitable walking gear and packed lunch required. Adults only. Booking essential.

Time: 10am – 3.30pm                     Booking ref: 001308FARR

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 14th November                            Area:  Lochaber

A Wee Walk and a Blether – Strontian

A short guided walk aimed at those who don’t wish to undertake longer more demanding walks but would still like to get out in the fresh air to aid their health and well-being and meet others.  Booking essential.

Time: 11am – 11.30am                   Booking ref:  001338ARDN

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 15th November                 Area: East Sutherland

The Very Hungry Caterpillar story walk, Golspie

Join the caterpillar as he munches his way up the Big Burn.  An interactive story walk inspired by the children’s classic by Eric Carle. An event suitable for preschool age children.  A very short walk, please come prepared for the weather.

 

 

Time:  1.45pm – 2.30pm                Booking ref: 001298GOLS

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 16th November                       Area: Caithness

Keiss to Bucholly, Guided walk

A clifftop walk along the stunning coastline of east Caithness, taking in castles, brochs and old harbours. Drivers returned to start. Sturdy walking boots, waterproof clothing and packed lunch required. Meet at Keiss harbour. Walk suitable for over 18s, distance of 7km, some fence lines to cross and boggy in parts.

Time:  10am – 3.30pm                    Booking ref:  001304WICK

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:     Sunday 18th November                  Area: Caithness

Sarclet to Wick Cliff Top Walk

Beautiful cliff top walk from Sarclet haven to Wick. Dramatic coastal scenery & possibility of seal pups. Not suitable for dogs. Over 18’s only please. Wear walking boot/waterproofs. Bring packed lunch. Meet at Sarclet haven layby car park at 10.30am. Approximately 10km. Good level of fitness required.

Please book in advance as places are limited.

Time: 10.30am – 3.30pm               Booking ref: 07818588256 [email protected]

This event is organised through the Friends of the John O’Groats Trail & is free of charge

Contact:  [email protected]

 

 

Date:   Tuesday 20th November                  Area: Glencoe

Wee wander and a blether – Glencoe

A short 30 minute walk in the Glencoe area.   Meet with others, chat and enjoy the views on this short guided walk.

Time: 1pm – 1.30pm       Booking ref:       001296KNLV

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] or phone 07464 910160

 

 

Date:  Tuesday 20th November                   Area: North Caithness

Go Slow at Thurso Riverside

Enjoy some fresh air with the local countryside Ranger and learn a little more about the local wildlife found along Thurso riverside. These short, slow-paced walks are aimed at folk not comfortable with more strenuous walks to help your Health and Wellbeing. Adults only. Booking essential.

 

Time:  11am – 11.30am                 Booking ref: 001309THUR

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 20th November                   Area: Sutherland

Slow walk in the Culag woods, Lochinver

If you feel like a small leisurely stroll with some good company come and join us! Our walks start from the Woodside car park as go as far as the Teepee and back again – great if you want to take up walking or start again. Aimed at folk who don’t wish to undertake longer more demanding walks but would still like to get out in the fresh air for a short period. You must be over 18 years old. Meet at Woodside car park, (beyond the Primary School) Culag woods. Lifts can be arranged. Easy level path, 1km maximum.

Time: 11am – 11.30am                   Booking ref: 001283ULLA

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 20th November    Area: Lochaber

Walk and a Blether

A short, easy walk for those wishing to enjoy a bit of fresh air, some gentle exercise and company. Meet outside Caol library for a stroll along the shore towards the canal. You must be over 18 years of age.

Time:  11am – 11.30am Booking ref: 001294LOCH

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 21st November            Area: Sutherland

Birdwatching, The Mound

We will spend time looking at the variety of beautiful bird species to be found in the bay.

Time: 10am – 12pm                        Booking ref: 000675GOLS

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 22nd November                                Area: Wester Ross

Go Slow, Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve, Kinlochewe

A short, low-level and slow-paced walk in Beinn Eighe National Nature Reserve. Aimed at those wanting to start walking for health or social reasons but everyone is welcome.

Perhaps you or someone you know are rehabilitating after illness or injury or just looking to have a short guided walk.  As with all ranger walks we will be enjoying fresh air, company and wildlife sights and sounds. The sun will be getting lower and the evening bird song as a result will accompany us as we wander among the trees.

Join the ranger for a warming cup of tea at the Kinlochewe Hotel afterwards. Over 18 years only please. Distance approx. 0.5 km/0.25mi

Booking essential by 4pm on 21th of November. Car sharing encouraged. Please ask if you would like to bring your dog.

Time:  3.15pm – 4pm                      Booking ref:  001316GAIR

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] or 01854 613526

 

 

Date: Friday 23rd November                        Area: North Caithness

Brough to Dwarick via Dunnet Head Walk

Ever wanted to walk the entire way around Dunnet Head? Then join the Ranger on this 11.5km guided walk following the rough route all the way around the most northerly headland in the UK. Rough ground, so suitable walking gear, good level of fitness and packed lunch required. Adults only. Booking essential.

Time: 10am – 3.30pm                     Booking ref: 001310THUR

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 23rd November                       Area: East Sutherland

‘Go Slow’ Brora guided walk

Join the Ranger and enjoy a short leisurely stroll around Brora. Lasting 30 mins – 1 hour. Aimed at folk who don’t wish to undertake a more strenuous/demanding walk. Enjoy the fresh air and help your health and wellbeing in the outdoors.
Meet at the railway station.

Time:  2pm – 2.45pm                       Booking ref: 001302GOLS

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 28th November                           Area: Inverness

City Wildlife Tour

Take a walk around Inverness City Centre in search of our amazing urban wildlife. Taking in Inverness Castle, the Ness Islands and the River Ness. Meet at the Flora MacDonald statue in front of Inverness Castle.

Time: 1pm – 2.30pm                       Booking ref: 001330INHS

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 28th November        Area: Easter Ross

Winter Tree ID, Milton

Struggling with the difference between Birch and Beach, Holly and Hawthorn, or Alder and Elder? Join us at Milton woods to learn how to distinguish between our native tree species, and learn about their historic use and folklore.

Time: 10am – 12pm        Booking ref: 000676IVGN

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 28th November                            Area:  Lochaber

A Wee Walk and a Blether – Strontian

A short guided walk aimed at those who don’t wish to undertake longer more demanding walks but would still like to get out in the fresh air to aid their health and well-being and meet others.  Booking essential.

Time: 11am – 11.30am                   Booking ref:  001338ARDN

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 30th November                       Area: North Sutherland

Strathtongue to Borgie Forest Walk

Take to the hill ground on a 10.5km guided walk with the ranger heading from Strathtongue to Borgie Forest via Dalness. Lovely views and lots of hill lochans to enjoy on route, may be wet underfoot. Suitable walking gear, good level of fitness and packed lunch required. Adults only. Booking essential.

Time:  10am – 3.30pm                    Booking ref: 001311FARR

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 4th December                      Area: Sutherland

Slow walk in the Culag woods, Lochinver

If you feel like a small leisurely stroll with some good company come and join us! Our walks start from the Woodside car park as go as far as the Teepee and back again – great if you want to take up walking or start again. Aimed at folk who don’t wish to undertake longer more demanding walks but would still like to get out in the fresh air for a short period. You must be over 18 years old. Meet at Woodside car park, (beyond the Primary School) Culag woods. Lifts can be arranged. Easy level path, 1km maximum.

Time: 11am – 11.30am                   Booking ref: 001283ULLA

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 5th December                           Area: Inverness

Go Slow Walk – Caledonian Canal – East

Join the High Life Highland Countryside Ranger for a leisurely stroll along the Caledonian Canal heading East for 30 minutes. Aimed at folk who don’t wish to undertake longer more demanding walks but would but would still like to get out in the fresh air to aid their health and well-being.

Adults only.  Meet at the bottom of the entrance ramp to Inverness Leisure.

Time: 11am – 11.30am                   Booking ref: 001326INHS

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 6th December                    Area: North Sutherland

Scullomie to Torrisdale Bay

Lovely coastal hill walk from Scullomie via the abandoned clearance village of Sletell along the coastal edge to Torrisdale Bay. Amazing coastal scenery, geology and history on this 10.5km guided walk. Suitable walking gear, good level of fitness and packed lunch required. Adults only. Booking essential.

Time: 10am – 3.30pm                     Booking ref: 001312FARR

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:  paul.castl[email protected]

 

 

Date:  Friday 7th December                          Area: Caithness

Latheronwheel to Dunbeath, Guided walk

A clifftop walk along the stunning coastline of east Caithness, taking in spectacular cliff formations. Drivers returned to start. Please wear sturdy boots, and bring waterproofs and a packed lunch. This walk is suitable for over 18s and is fairly physically demanding as there are some fencelines to cross and a stone wall. Meet at Latheronwheel harbour.

Time:  10.30am – 3.30pm              Booking ref:  001305WICK

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:     Sunday 9th December                     Area: Caithness

Natural Christmas Crafts

Get into the spirit of Christmas by making your own Christmas decorations from natural materials. A wooden Santa or a cone reindeer? Perhaps a willow star or wooden decoration. Please come along to the Seadrift Centre at Dunnet Bay. Suitable for families. All children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

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.

Contact: [email protected] or 01847 821 531

 

 

Date:  Monday 10th December                   Area: Caithness

Go Slow Wick River Wander

Enjoy a slow paced walk and blether up the Wick river side. Opportunities for some leisurely bird watching as we go. This walk will be at a slow pace & is aimed at those who don’t wish to undertake longer more demanding walks but would still like to get out in the fresh air to aid their health and well-being and meet others. Please meet at the boating shed at 2pm.  Booking required.

Time: 2pm – 3pm                              Booking ref: 001297WICK

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 11th December                   Area: Wester Ross

Go Slow, Wildlife Watching and Beach Combing, Gruinard Bay

A short, low-level and slow-paced walk to Gruinard Bay from the car park. Aimed at those wanting to start walking for health reasons but everyone is welcome.

Perhaps you or someone you know are rehabilitating after illness or injury or just looking to have a short guided walk with company.

We will wander down the boardwalk to the sand to gather shells and look for wildlife.

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

Booking essential by 4pm on 10thof December. Car sharing encouraged. Please ask if you would like to bring your dog.

Time: 2pm – 3pm             Booking ref:  001317GAIR

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] or 01854 613526

 

 

Date:  Tuesday 11th December                   Area: North Caithness

Go Slow at Thurso East

Enjoy some fresh air on a leisurely walk, short walk along the east shore path at Thurso (by the Castle). These walks are aimed at folk not comfortable with longer more strenuous walks to get out and improve their Health and Wellbeing. Adults only. Booking essential.

 

Time:  11am – 11.30am                 Booking ref: 001313THUR

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 11th December   Area: Lochaber

Walk and a Blether

A short, easy walk for those wishing to enjoy a bit of fresh air, some gentle exercise and company. Meet outside Caol library for a stroll along the shore towards the canal. You must be over 18 years of age.

Time:  11am – 11.30am Booking ref: 001294LOCH

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 11th December                                Area: Ballachulish

Wee wander and a blether – Ballachulish

A short 30 minute walk round the Ballachulish quarry for adults.   Meet with others, chat and enjoy the views on this short guided walk.

Time: 1pm – 1.30pm                        Booking ref:       001295KNLV

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] or phone 07464 910160

 

 

Date: Wednesday 12th December                             Area: Inverness

Go Slow Walk – Caledonian Canal – West

Join the High Life Highland Countryside Ranger for a leisurely stroll along the Caledonian Canal heading West towards Muirton for 30 minutes. Aimed at folk who don’t wish to undertake longer more demanding walks but would but would still like to get out in the fresh air to aid their health and well-being.

Adults only.  Meet at the bottom of the entrance ramp to Inverness Leisure.

Time: 11am – 11.30am                   Booking ref: 001327INHS

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 14th December                                        Area: Wester Ross

Drop–in Natural and Plastic-free Christmas Crafts, Ullapool Library

It is easy to get carried away with plastic at Christmas time but beautiful and unique decorations can be made from natural materials and you can compost them afterwards. Join the ranger in Ullapool Library to make something for your house or for someone you know. Feel free to bring your own bits and pieces and ideas. Drop in when you like but first come, first-served for materials and seats! Let the ranger know if you think you might come.  Adults are welcome on their own or can bring children if they are over 5 years old.

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] or 01854 613526

 

 

Date:  Friday 14th December                        Area: North Caithness

Crosskirk to Scrabster Walk

Join the Ranger on a winter coastal walk along this under-explored section of coast from Crosskirk to Scrabster in north Caithness. High sea cliffs, amazing views and bracing winter walking. Suitable walking gear, good level of fitness and packed lunch required. Adults only. Booking essential.

Time:  10am – 3.30pm                    Booking ref: 001314THUR

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:  Sunday 16th December     Area: Caithness

Caithness Countryside Volunteers, Newtonhill pond Project

Come along to help with habitat improvement work on the pond in this family favourite fledgling woodland.  This drop in event is suitable for over 18s and participants must be prepared for working in winter weather; sturdy footwear and waterproof clothing.  All gloves, tools and refreshments provided afterwards.

Time:  10.30am -12.30pm             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]