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Dundee Ramblers Winter Programme 2017-18

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Thursday 25th January
Dundee: Dundee West Circular Walk
Grade C: 4mls/2hrs Walk start: Junction of Glamis Road and Perth Road (on street parking bottom half of Glamis Road) at 10:00 OS: 54 GR: NO371299 Description: Circular walk west end of Dundee. Mainly on pavements but some parks and tracks.
Leader: Sheila Wallace, 01382 320243 or 07944 570925

Saturday 27th January
Dundee: Bus Trip tp Glasgow (more details to follow later)
Description: Walk and visit to museums. High Tea on way home. The cost for the bus is £10 pp. Names and money to Pat on or before Christmas Meal.
Contact: Pat Hargraves, 01307 462882

Sunday 28th January
Dundee: Auchterhouse, Balluderon & Craigowl Hills
Grade B: 5mls/4hrs ?250m/820ft. Depart: CWCP at 10:00 Walk start: Balkello Community Car Park at 10:30 OS: 54 GR: NO367385 Description: Walk mainly on tracks and paths, car park to the summits or the three hills (weather permitting) and return, some steep ascents and descents, track can be rough in parts.
Leader: David Banks, 01382 858495 or 07719 382703

Saturday 3rd February D
Dundee: Balmerino Abbey
Grade C: 6mls/4hrs Depart: TBCP at 10:00 Walk start: Wormit Bay (near the memorial for Tay Bridge Disaster) at 10:15 OS: 54 GR: NO394260 Description: Circular walk to Balmerino Abbey from Wormit Bay and return.
Leader: L Beveridge & J Cumming, 01382 730832 & 07811 462266 or 01382 642752 & 07526 237526

Wednesday 7th February
Dundee: Errol - Port Allen circular
Grade C%2B: 5mls/2.5hrs ?60m/196ft. Depart: CWCP at 10:30 Walk start: The Cross, Errol at 11:00 OS: 53 GR: NO250228 Description: Fronm Errol via New Farm to River Tay and Port Allen on good paths and tracks.
Leader: Stewart & Val MacDonald, 01382 642728 & 07960 624539 or 07852 815900

Saturday 17th February
Dundee: Drumoig - Tayport Circular
Grade C+: 8mls/4hrs Depart: TBCP at 10:00 Walk start: Drumoig Driving Range at 10:15 OS: 59 GR: NO437234 Description: Through fields and minor roads to Scotscraig Estate then follow coastal path to Tayport and return to Drumoig.
Leader: Linda Pirie, 01382 778490 or 07881 369442

Thursday 22nd February
Dundee: Circular Walk in and around Carnoustie
Grade C: 6mls/3hrs Depart: OCCP at 10:00 Walk start: Tayside Street Car Park at 10:30 OS: 54 GR: NO567344 Description: A mixture of tracks, road and pavement walking.
Leader: Sheila Wallace, 01382 320243 or 07944 570925

Sunday 25th February
Dundee: Perth - Kinnoull Hill - Quarrymill
Grade B: 9mls/6hrs ?220m/721ft. Depart: CWCP at 09:15 Walk start: South Inch Car Park, Perth at 10:00 OS: 58 GR: NO119231 Description: Walk on established tracks and paths. Leave Perth via the Rail bridge and ascend to Kinnoull Hill with views over the Tay Valley, continue to Deuchny Woods returning by Scone, Quarrymill and Norrie Miller Park.
Leader: David Banks, 01382 858495 or 07719 382703

Sunday 4th March
Dundee: River Ericht, Blairgowrie, Perth and Kinross
Grade C: 6.25mls/3hrs Depart: CWCP at 09:30 Walk start: Blairgowrie Bridge in the centre of Blairgowrie at 10:30 OS: 43 GR: NO180452 Description: Easy low level route following good paths and tracks by river and through open countryside with some signage and waymarking and a section of prolonged ascent. Keep dogs under close control over farmland.
Leader: Evelyn Watson, 01382 480325 or 07884 123988

Saturday 10th March
Dundee: Lindores Loch Collessie
Grade C+: 8mls/5hrs ?290m/951ft. Depart: TBCP at 09:30 Walk start: Victory Hall on northen edge of Collessie at 10:15 OS: 370 GR: NO286133 Description: Moderate route following tracks and paths with some road walking and some well graded ascent. Route crosses some grazing land. Lovely views.
Leader: L Beveridge & J Cumming, 01382 730832 & 07811 462266 or 01382 642752 & 07526 237526

Thursday 15th March
Dundee: Fish Supper Night
Meet: Lochee Bowling Club, Muirton Road, Dundee at 19:00 Description: As our Fish Supper Night falls near St Patrick's Day wear something Irish if you like. It is an open night so feel free to bring friends and family. Please be prompt. Cost £7. Note: Please send cheques to Jean by 1st March along with any dietary requirements.
Contact: J MacGillivray, 01382 623052, 07932 014859, jean.macgillivray@btinternet.com

Saturday 17th March
Dundee: Ethie Woods/Auchmithie
Grade C: 6.5mls/3.5hrs Depart: OCCP at 10:00 Walk start: West Woods of Ethie at 10:30 OS: 54 GR: NO655455 Description: Circular walk via farm tracks and minor roads to Auchmithie. Return via Windyhills and woods.
Leader: L Mitchell, 01241 431641

Saturday 24th March
Dundee: Dunkeld Walk
Grade C: 7mls/4hrs Depart: CWCP at 09:30 Walk start: Dunkeld North Car Park at 10:30 OS: 52 GR: NO026428 Description: Walk along River Tay crossing Jubilee Bridge on to Pine Cone view point, to Hermitage, then river path back to Dunkeld. One short steep ascent. All on good track.
Leader: L Brown, 01382 884649 or 07597 690186

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Dates
Thursday 25th January 2018 10:00am
Saturday 27th January 2018 TBC
Sunday 28th January 2018 10:00am
Saturday 3rd February 2018 10:00am
Wednesday 7th February 2018 10:30am
Saturday 17th February 2018 10:00am
Thursday 22nd February 2018 10:00am
Sunday 25th February 2018 9:15am
Sunday 4th March 2018 9:30am
Saturday 10th March 2018 9:30am
Thursday 15th March 2018 7:00pm
Saturday 17th March 2018 10:00am
Saturday 24th March 2018 9:30am