BOOTS PROGRAMME

2019 - '20

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

2019


September 27th/ 28th

Lake District

OS Maps 77, 83

- H, M, A

Depart Friday

Weekend

Contact John Hughes on

01651 873 135


Sunday October 20th

Dava Way

OS Map 28

- F, A

Depart 08:00

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday November 9th

Loch Dallas

OS Maps 26, 27

- F, A

Depart 08:00

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Sunday December 1st

Tap o Noth

OS Map 37

- F, A

Depart 08:30

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Thursday December 26th

Boxing Day Walk

OS Map 38

- F, A, S

Depart 10:00

 

Contact John Hughes on

01651 873 135


2020

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Thursday January 2nd

New Year's Walk - Ben Rinnes

OS Map 28

- F, A, M

Depart 09:00

 

Contact John Baillie on

01651 872 827


Sunday January 26th

Cromdale Hills

OS Map 36

- M

Depart 08:00

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday February 15th

Bennachie

OS Maps 37, 38

- F, A

Depart 09:00

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday February 15th

BOOTS' Nicht Oot - No tae be missed

Contact Sandra Baillie on

01651 872 827

Members and Guests, 19:00 for 19:30

Venue The Redgarth

Contact Ian Shewan on

01651 872 431


Sunday March 8th

Glen Callater

OS Maps 43,(44)

 - H, M, A

Depart 08:00

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday March 28th

Ben Wyvis - Cancelled

OS Map 20

- H, M

Depart 07:30

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Sunday April 19th

Dubh Loch & Broad Cairn - Cancelled

OS Map 44

- H, M, A

Depart 08:00

 

Contact Helen Wilcox

01651 851 645


May 7th to 10th

May Weekend - Venue Gairloch/ Poolewe - Cancelled

OS Maps ??

- H, M, A

Depart Thursday

AYOA

Contact Helen Wilcox on

01651 851 645


Saturday May 23rd

Speyside Way - Fochabers <-> Mouth of the Spey - Postponed

OS Map 28

 - M, A, F

Depart 08:00

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Sunday June 14th

Glas Tulaichean - Cancelled

OS Map 43

- H, M, A

Depart 07:30

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday July 4th

Derry Cairngorm - Cancelled

OS Map 43

- H, M

Depart 07:00

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


July 25th/ 26th

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

OS Map 25

- H, M, A

Depart Friday

Weekend

Contact John Hughes

on 01651 873 135


Sunday August 16th

The Angus Glens - Postponed

OS Maps (43), 44

- M

Depart 07:30

 

Contact Jeremy Goodyear

on 01674 830 145


Wednesday August 19th

BOOTS Planning Meeting - Cancelled

Redgarth Inn, Oldmeldrum

 

19:00 for 19:30

All are requested to attend or submit suggestions

 

 


Saturday September 12th

Braeriach - Cancelled

OS Map 36

- H, M, A

Depart 07:00

 

Contact the Johns or Helen

on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Shorter circular walks into the beginning of next year based on individual families driving to the start of each walk. Depends on the stage reached in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Saturday September 5th

Tarves Square to Keithfield (Haddo Estate)

OS Map 30

- A

Depart 09:00

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Sunday September 27th

Bennachie West from Cothiemuir Car Park - Postponed

OS Map 36

- H, M, A

Depart 08:00

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday October 17th

Tarves Square to Secret Pond - Postponed

OS Maps 30/38

- H, M, A

Depart 09:00

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Sunday November 8th

Clachnaben from Glen Dye - Postponed

OS Map 45

- H, M, A

Depart 08:00

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday November 28th

Culardoch from Keiloch - Postponed

OS Map 43

- H, M, A

Depart 07:30

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Sunday December 13th

Tarves Square to Kelly's Lake (Haddo Estate) - Postponed

OS Map 30

- H, M, A

Depart 09:00

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday December 26th (Boxing Day)

Forvie Sands - Postponed

OS Map 38

- H, M, A

Depart 10:00

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


2021


Monday January 4th New Year Walk

Barra Hill and Bourtie (Anticlockwise circle) - Postponed

OS Map 38

- H, M, A

Depart 10:00

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Sunday January 24th

Hill of Tillymorgan - Postponed

OS Map 29

- H, M, A

Depart 08:30

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"



Saturday February 13th

The Buck from the Cabrach - Postponed

OS Map 29

- H, M, A

Depart 08:00

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Sunday March 7th

Lochnagar from Easter Balmoral - Postponed

OS Map 29

- H, M, A

Depart 07:30

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday March 27th

Speyside Way - Fochabers <-> Spey Bay - Postponed

OS Map 29

- H, M, A

Depart 07:30

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Sunday April 18th

Glas Maol and Creag Leacach - Postponed

OS Map 29

- H, M, A

Depart 07:30

 

Contact John Baillie or Helen Wilcox on the numbers given in "All About BOOTS"


Saturday May 8th

The Angus Glens

OS Map 29

- H, M, A

Depart 07:00

 

Contact Jeremy Goodyear on the number given in "All About BOOTS"


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Latest Update 27/08/20