2016 July Weekend:- Corran Ferry

The weather was cloudy on Friday, and wet on both Saturday and Sunday, Monday was clear out to Eigg from Mallaig.

Friday Activities:
Corbett:-  – Bob
Munro:- Anoch Mhor & An0ch Beag from Glen Spean – Elsie, Kasia & Gregor

Saturday Activities:
Island visit:- Kerrera walk to the DavidHutcheson’s Memorial – A stone obelisk is perched high on the hill over the north entrance to Oban Bay  (who in 1835 set up a regular steamer service to the Hebrides, which became the forerunner of Caledonian MacBraynes ferries today)- Elsie, Kasia,Bob, Dave, Malcolm & Gregor.

Sunday Activities:
Leisurely activities due to the bad weather.

Monday Activities:
Marilyn:- An Sgurr – Eigg, another island adventure  – Kasia, Bob, Malcolm & Gregor

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An Sgurr – Eigg

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Posted 16/07/2016 by turriffmc in Weekend Meets

2016 June Weekend:-Glen Etive-(Inbhirfhaolain)

The weather was bright and clear the whole weekend Friday to Monday.

Friday Activities:
Corbett:- Beinn Mhic Chasgaig from Glen Etive – Bob
Munro:- Sgor na h-Ulaidh from Glen Etive – Elsie & Gregor

Saturday Activities:
Corbett:- Beinn Maol Chaluim from Glen Etive – Bob
Munro:- Beinn nan Aighenan from Glen Etive – Debbie, Elsie, Martina, Dave, Tigger & Gregor.

Sunday Activities:
Munro:- Stob Dearg & Stob na Broige (Buachaillie Etive Mor)from Glen Coe – Debbie & Martina.
Munro:- Stob Dubh & Stob Coire Raineach (Buachaille Etive Beag) from Glen Coe – Elsie & Gregor
Dave and Tigger had a rest day

Monday Activities:
Munro:- Beinn Fionnlaidh from Glen Creran – Debbie & Gregor

Elsie on Stob Dubh

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Posted 10/06/2016 by turriffmc in Uncategorized

2016 May Weekend:-Islay

The weather was bright and clear the whole weekend Thursday to Monday.

Thursday Activities:
Arrive at Port Askaig from Kennacraig on the MV Finlaggan, visiting Finlaggan Trust visitors centre – Deirdre & Gregor

Friday Activities:
Visited the Kildalton Cross and Mull of Oa

Saturday Activities:
Graham:- Southern Pap of Jura – Beinn a’ Chaolais – David & Kevin
Graham:- Northern Pap of Jura – Beinn Shiantaidh – Malcolm & Gregor
Jura costal walk to Barnhill where George Orwell wrote the novel ‘1984’ Deirdre, Elsie & John.

Sunday Activities:
Marilyn:- Islay – Beinn Bheigeir – Kevin & Malcolm
Distillery visits – Laphroaig & Ardbeg – Deidre, David & Gregor

Thanks to Gregor for organising the weekend.

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Posted 13/05/2016 by turriffmc in Weekend Meets

Annual General Meeting

Wednesday 24th February 2016 Annual General Meeting, Crown Inn, Turriff  7:30pm

Posted 27/01/2016 by turriffmc in Uncategorized

2015 June Weekend – Crianlarich

The weather was clear on Friday & Saturday, but the weather had closed in on the Sunday.

Friday Activities:
Monamenach –  Elsie, Malcolm & Sebastian

Saturday Activities:
Munros:-  Stob a’ Choire Odhair & Stob Garbhar – Catriona & Cliff, Elsie & Malcolm
Munros:-  An Caisteal  & Beinn a’ Chroin – Bob & Sebastian
Corbett:- Beinn nan Imirean – Gregor

View from the Corbett Beinn nan Imirean across to Munros:-  Ben More in the foreground and An Caisteal  & Beinn a’ Chroin in the distance.

Thanks to Malcolm for organising the weekend.

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Posted 01/06/2015 by turriffmc in Weekend Meets

2015 May Mid-month Walk – Carn na Drochaide & Creag Bhalg near Breamar

Sunday 17th may 2015 the Corbett – Carn na Drochaide and the Graham Creag Bhlag were climbed, on a very windy day


Summit of Carn na Drochaide

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Posted 01/06/2015 by turriffmc in Day Meets

2015 May Weekend – Mull

Great weekend in Mull, weather very good superb views.

View to Ben More

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Posted 20/05/2015 by turriffmc in Weekend Meets