Sunday 10th March - Day Meet - Monadhliaths

This is scheduled to be a walk on the Monadhliaths, near Newtonmore. The walk is a circuit that currently includes 3 Munros. It was previously 5!! See map of circuit here. The direction of the circuit will depend on the wind direction. Distance: 25km, Ascent: 1180m, Time: 7 to 8.5 hours.
Shared cars will leave Myre car park at 07:00. When transferring to shared car, remember your boots (sorry, Kenny!!) . Bring winter gear!
Note that Colin is not be available for this meet, so Willie is the man to contact.
NOTE: At present the weather looks very unsettled and high winds are forecast for the weekend.
We will issue a final update (by email and web-site update) on Friday evening.

The weather forecast is still very unpredictable for Sunday. A meet will definitely go ahead – although original location might be changed. Bring maps of Newtonmore area (OS Landranger 35), as well as Braemar & Blair Atholl (OS LR 43), and Ballater & Glen Clova (OS LR 44). Meet at Myre car at 07:00 and travel in shared cars. Remember boots and bring winter gear.
I’m away skiing in the Alps, so contact Willie to say you are going and he will wait for you. Willie is the man to contact
Colin, Meet Sec.

March Weekend Meet : 15-17 March

Corran Ferry Bunkhouse (12 places). See here for details.
16 already booked for 20 places(at 17th February). Cost £45. Send payment to Steve.
Ideally pay by BACS bank transfer to "Forfar & District Hill Walking Club"
Sort code : 80-06-77
Account no. : 00327589
Give "your surname and Corran" as a reference.

Next Meeting : Monday 1st April

At Forfar Fire Station at 19:30. Open Meeting, followed by "Members' Night". Bring 10 photos and talk about them (time-limit: 10 minutes)! Preferrably bring on a memory stick.

Embroidered Club Clothing

Contact Debbie & Brian for latest availability and prices at