Field Trip Programme

2017

Saturday 30th September

East Lothian or Fife

A trip to the east coast in search of scarce migrants that turn up in this area at this time of year.

Meet Rothesay Harbour for 08.00 ferry.

A decision will be taken nearer the time on whether we are going to either East Lothian or Fife. – leader Ron Forrester (505352).

 

Fri 27th – Sun 29th October

North-east Scotland weekend (based in Aberdeen)

Including visiting Montrose Basin, Loch of Strathbeg, Ythan Estuary, Meikle Loch and possibly Loch Kinord.

Leader Ron Forrester (505352).

 

Sat 18th November

A Tour Around Bute’s Bird Hides

Meet Guildford Square 10.00.

Leader Billy Shields (504931).

 

Sat 9th December

Barons Haugh and Hogganfield Loch

Meet Rothesay Harbour for 08.00 ferry.

Leader Bill Stein (504307).

 

2018

Sat 13th January

Bird Race

Meet Guildford Square 10.00 when teams will be arranged.

Leader Viv Shelley (503475).

 

Sat 17th February

Ayrshire Coast

Meet Rothesay Harbour for 08.00 ferry.

Leader Ron Forrester (505352).

 

Sat 24th March

The Bays of Bute

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

Meet Guildford Square 10.00.

Leader Ian Hopkins (504042).

 

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