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Ranger Events in September/October 2013

9th September 2013

Castle of Mey Bat Walk
Sunday 22nd September, 7pm 9pm
Use our bat detectors to help search for and learn about the local bats in the grounds of the Castle of Mey. Wrap up warm and bring a torch.
Meet at the Castle of Mey Car Park, Grid ref: ND 061639 | Grade: B
| Prices: Adults 3, Concessions 2
Contact: Alex Foulkes on 01847 821531 or alex.foulkes[AT]highland.gov.uk

Latheron Navigation Walk
Sunday, 29th September, 11am 2pm
Enjoy a guided walk at Latheron and learn some of the very basics of using a map and compass. We will teach you how to begin navigating as we search for some of the hidden archealogical remains in the area. Suitable walking gear required. Booking essential.
Meeting place and details given out on booking | Grade C | Prices: Adults 3, Concessions 2
Contact: Paul Castle on 01847 821531 or paul.castle[AT]highland.gov.uk

Running Rivers Series, Walk 6: Dunbeath Water
Sunday, 6th October, 11am 4pm
Starting at the Old Mill, this walk will follow the river to Tutnaguail cemetery, returning by the track. As this event ties in with the Highland Archaeology Festival, we will also visit the chambered cairns at Cnoc Na Maranaich and Dunbeath broch on the way. Approximately 10km. Walking boots, water proofs and packed lunch required. Rough walking in parts.
Meet at Dunbeath Car Park, Grid Ref: ND 160299 |Price: Adult 5, concessions 3.
Contact: Paul Castle on 01847 821531 or paul.castle[AT]highland.gov.uk

Priests Stone and Rocking Stone
Saturday 12th October, 11am
As part of the Highland Archaeological Festival join the ranger on a guided walk at Strathy to see the Christianised Pictish Priests Stone and then on to the Rocking Stone used to call the clan in local folklore. Fairly demanding walk which may be wet underfoot. Suitable walking gear required. Booking essential.
Meeting place given out on booking, Grade C |Price: Adult 5, Concession 3 Contact: Paul Castle on 01847 821531 or paul.castle[AT]highland.gov.uk

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