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.
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.
All children must be accompanied at all events.
Bookings - Paul Castle 01847 821531
Events set out reasons to support UNESCO World Heritage Site Status for The Flow Country. TV historian and archaeologist Neil Oliver and geology's ‘rock star' Professor Iain Stewart will be joined by UNESCO expert Professor Barry Gilbertson in a series of talks in the Highlands this summer that answer the question Why make The Flow Country a World Heritage Site? The ‘Full Flow' events, which will take place in Lairg, Thurso and Inverness on 5, 6, and 7 July respectively, invite audiences to hear about the environmental and cultural importance of The Flow Country in Sutherland and Caithness, addressing Scotland's climate emergency, the need to protect the spectacular beauty and wildlife of the area’s unique habitat and the part it plays in the lives of people who live here.
See the poster. School's Out activities online now http://www.myhighlife.co.uk/sap/.
A walk with the Rangers to see the village. See poster for details and how to book.
See poster for a number of events from the Ranger service..
Enjoy a gorgeous spring-time walk up the Dunbeath Strath. Follow the river through the hazel & birch woods and up onto Cnoc na Maranaich to take in amazing views.
So what do you do as a family in the dark evenings? Well here is an unusual activity night organised by the Highland Rangers that families can enjoy together. Join the rangers for a family event in the dark at Dunnet Bay.
A few Ranger events in June. See poster For many more Ranger events across Highland go to - https://www.highlifehighland.com/rangers/upcoming-events/ Don't forget about - Friday 1st June 2018 Area: Wick Foosum Fingers, outdoor messy play, Newtonhill croft forest Have you got a toddler that enjoys exploring outside? Come along for outdoor fun with multi-sensory play activities.
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