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Ranger Events in May

8th May 2017

Armadale Burn Guided Walk
Wednesday 10th May 2017. 10am - 1pm.
Join the countryside Ranger on a great spring walk along this stunning glacial meltwater gorge, visiting the remains of a broch on route to the open hill beyond. History, spring flowers and other wildlife to enjoy on this 4miles/6.3km, Grade C guided walk.
Adults £4.50 concessions £3.50.
Booking essential.

Moine Path Guided Walk
Wednesday 17th May 2017. 11am - 3.30pm.
Walk east with two local countryside Rangers along this traditional Highland route over the dramatic open, wild countryside of the Moine in north Sutherland. Enjoy lots of wildlife on-route including eagles, deer, plants, along with stunning wild scenery. Assistance with return vehicles is needed please ring if you are able to help. Suitable walking gear and reasonable level of fitness required. 7.5miles/12km.
This walk is free as part of the Flows to the Future peatland project.
Booking essential

All children must be accompanied at all events.

Bookings - Paul Castle 01847 821531


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