Field Trip Programme


Sat 24th March

The Bays of Bute

Kilchattan, Scalpsie, St Ninian’s and Ettrick Bays.

Meet Guildford Square 10.00.

Leader Ian Hopkins (504042).

Saturday 7th April                                             


Meet Guildford Square 08.00     Leader Viv Shelley (503475)

Wed 16th May – Friday 18th May                

Leighton Moss

Staying at Preston North Premier Inn     Leader Ron Forrester (505352)
Anyone wishing to go should in the first place contact Ron and then book their own accommodation at Preston North, Premier Inn. Transport to be arranged.

Sat 9th June                                                        

St Abb’s Head

Meet Rothesay Harbour for 08.00 ferry
Leader Dougie Menzies (505732)

 Sat 14th July                                                        

Walk from Hilton Farm to Balnakailly

Meet Port Bannatyne toilets 10.00 (Leader Bill Stein 504307)

(take picnic lunch)  

Sat 25th August                                                 

Pelagic using ‘Big Blue’

Meet Rothesay Harbour 10.00  Leader Viv Shelley (503475)

Participants must contact Viv in advance to arrange seat on boat.

Sat 15th September                                        

Bute South-end walk

Meet Kilchattan Bay car park (at bus turning area) 10.00

option of lunch at Kingarth Hotel             
Leader Billy Shields (504931)

For all off-island trips it is essential that you contact the leader in advance to arrange car sharing etc.