BOOTS PROGRAMME

2018 - '19

PROVISIONAL

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WEATHER FORECASTS, AVALANCHE RISK, ROAD CONDITIONS, STALKING AND MIDGE LEVELS

Check the weather forecast and road conditions all year round, avalanche risk in winter, stalking from July to October and midge levels from June until the first frosts

Also includes road webcams, recorded sound reports, public transport route planning and much more. Deer stalking information and contacts. Check midge levels.

PROGRAMME NOTES

'AYOA' entered in a weekend trip means: 'Arrange your own accommodation. * = Programme amended
Codes entered against walks mean that the following type of walk or walks will be available:

 

A - Walks for all-comers (low level options) 

 

F - Family walk S - Short walk
M - Moderate duration or severity

 

H - Longer or more severe B - Preference for mountain bikes

Click on a walk location for a map of the walk area

2018


September 8th - 9th

Ullapool - Fannaichs/ Beinn Dearg

OS Maps 19, 20

- H, M, A

Depart Friday

Weekend

Contact John Baillie on

01651 872 827


Sunday September 30th

Grantown on Spey to Lochindorb

OS Map 27, 36

- M

Depart 07:30

 

Contact John Hughes on

01651 873 135


Sunday October 21st

Lochnagar Foothills

OS Map 44

 - M

Depart 08:00

 

Contact ***** ****** on

01*** *** ***


Saturday November 10th

Tap o Noth

OS Map 37

- F, A

Depart 08:30

 

Contact ********* on

01*** *** ***


Sunday December 2nd

Methlick <-> Gight

OS Map 29, 30

- F, A

Depart 09:00

 

Contact ********* ******** on

01*** *** ***


Wednesday December 26th

Boxing Day Walk - Barra Hill Round

OS Map 38

- F, A, S

Depart 10:00

 

Contact John Hughes on

01651 873 135


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Wednesday January 2nd

New Year's Walk - Ben Rinnes

OS Map 28

- F, A, M

Depart 08:30

 

Contact John Hughes on

01651 873 135


Sunday January 20th

Coastal Walk - St. Combs to Rattray

OS Map 30

 - A, F

Depart 09:00

 

Contact **** ***********

***** *** ***


February to April

Cross Country Skiing, snow permitting

Venues TBA

- A, F

Ad hoc timings, TBA

Contact Charlotte Robinson, John Hughes, Steve Campbell

as per contact list


Saturday February 9th

Mortlich Hill - Aboyne

OS Maps 37, 44

- A, F

Depart 09:00

 

Contact **** ***********

***** *** ***


Saturday February 16th

BOOTS' Nicht Oot - No tae be missed

Contact Sandra Baillie on

01651 872 827

Members and Guests, 19.00 for 19.30

Venue TBA

Contact Ian Shewan on

01651 872 431


March 9th - 10th

Glenmore - Feshiebridge and Surrounds

OS Maps 35, 36

 - M, H, A

Depart Friday

Weekend

Contact John Hughes on

01651 873 135


Sunday March 31st

The Wild West of Bennachie

OS Maps 37, 38

- M, F, A

Depart 09:00

 

Contact **** ***********

***** *** ***


Saturday April 13th

Dubh Loch & Broad Cairn

OS Maps 43, 44

- H, M, A

Depart 08:00

 

Contact **** ***********

***** *** ***


May 4th to 6th

May Weekend - Killin

OS Map 51

- H, M, A

Depart Friday

Weekend

Contact Helen Wilcox on

01651 851 645


Saturday May 18th

Speyside Way - Glen Livet Distillery to Tomintoul

OS Map 36

 - M, A, F

Depart 08:00

 

Contact **** ***********

***** *** ***


June 8th/ 9th

Skye

OS Maps 23, 32

- H, M, A

Depart Friday

Weekend

Contact Charlotte Robinson on

01464 820 893


Sunday June 30th

Bheinn Bhrotain

OS Map 43

- H, M

Depart 07:00

 

Contact **** ***********

***** *** ***


July 20th/ 21st

Strathconon Forest - Sgurr a Mhullain, Meallan nan Eun, Bac an Eich

OS Map 26

- H, M, A

Depart Friday

Weekend

Contact **** ***********

***** *** ***


Sunday August 11th

Angus Glens - Glen Doll

OS Map 44

- M

Depart 08:00

 

Contact **** ***********

***** *** ***


Wednesday August 21st

BOOTS Planning Meeting

Redgarth Inn, Oldmeldrum

 

19:00 for 19:30

All are requested to attend or submit suggestions

 

 


September 7th/ 8th

Lake District

OS Maps 77, 83

- H, M, A

Depart Friday

Weekend

Contact John Hughes on

01651 873 135


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Latest Update 30/08/18