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BECOME a MENTOR- more dates of courses and various subjects.

Posted 17/05/19

This 1-day course will give you all you need to be a great mentor who can support and encourage new volunteers to grow in confidence. You’ll have the chance to brush up on some of the basic skills needed for mentoring and share any current experiences of buddying with other walk leaders on the course.
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Big bus walk: Moffat area – Saturday 15th June

Posted 08/05/19

Booking is now open for this Big Bus walk. Details:One B and One C walk as specified in the walking programme. Meal after the walks, at Buccleuch Arms Hotel in Moffat. Email new booking form to Euan Kilpatrick ( with confirmation of electronic payment (reference Moffat bus,meal) of £26pp (£27 for non-members) to cover the 2 course meal with tea or coffee, including gratuities, and bus combined, or send a cheque and new booking form to Euan Kilpatrick. Please put your 2 course choices from the menu below, at the bottom of the booking form. Meet at MSCP: Bus leaves at 08.30. Expected back at MSCP approx 21.30. OS Sheets: LR 78.
~ Buccleuch Arms Hotel, Moffat High Tea Menu ~
Breaded Haddock with a mixed Salad & Chips
Traditional Steak Pie with Mash Potato, Peas & Salad
Chicken Breast with Baby Potatoes, Peas, Carrots & Gravy
Grilled Aubergine stuffed with Lentils & Tomato Sauce with flaked Almonds, served with a Mixed Salad
Fresh Fruit Salad served with Sorbet
Moist, Rich Chocolate Brownie & Vanilla Ice Cream Tea or Coffee included.

Wednesday Morning Walkers

Posted 24/04/19

Please note change of date from 8th May….
Bluebell Walk and Soup & Sandwich Lunch at Caulders ,Mugdock, will now be on 22nd May 2019…..Bluebells still hiding !!

Swapped walks – beginning of June

Posted 30/04/19

Please note that the two C+ walks in the programme for 1st and 8th June have swapped dates. Aberfoyle and Duke’s Road Circular will take place on 1st June and Burncrooks Circular will now be 8th June.

Geilston Gardens and Ardarden Estate – Thursday 13th June, 2019

Posted 2/05/19

Booking is now open for this social event. We will do a self-guided tour around the 200 year old NTS Geilston Gardens, followed by lunch or coffee at Ardardan and a walk around the Ardardan Estate, overlooking the River Clyde, which is very close by. Costs for Gardens are £5.50 concession/£7.50 full price for non-members and free for NTS members. Transport is by car, so please state on your booking form if you are willing to be a ‘driver’; usual mileage rates will be paid by passengers. Meet at MSCP at 09.45, to arrive at Geilston Gardens, Cardross, G82 5HD, for 10.30, or if travelling independently, meet the group in the car park at 10.30. Max number 20. Email new booking form to Sheila Crawford ( with confirmation of electronic payment (reference Geilston), or send a cheque and new booking form to Sheila Crawford.

Bearsden and Milngavie Ramblers and Hillwalkers
Hf Holidays – Monk Coniston in Coniston, Cumbria

Posted 4/05/19
The Bearsden and Milngavie Ramblers and Hillwalkers Spring Holiday to the South Lakes 2020 is FULL.
If you wish your name(s) to be added to the waiting list please email

Dates: Saturday 30 May 2020, for three nights, two full days walking.
Cost: £295 (3 nights dinner, bed & breakfast, 2 x packed lunches, Walk Leaders and Coach transport).
Description: We have exclusive use of the National Trust owned Gothic style house! Public areas include a conservatory & bar, large lounge and the barn suitable for a ceilidh or two.
Accommodation is in the Main House, the Walkers Cottage and the Counting House (just across the courtyard). All rooms are ensuite and of varying sizes and layouts, they will be allocated in order of booking. Single rooms are in short supply but there are plenty of twins if you are able to share.
Walk leaders are provided by Hf and they will offer a choice of three walks on each of the two walking days. Walking areas will be chosen from the Coniston, Langdale, Grasmere and Ambleside area.
Payment   When enough walkers have committed, you will be sent an email asking for a £75.00 deposit. This deposit has to be in the M& B Ramblers bank account by Friday 17 May to secure the booking.


Posted 17/04/19

There is the possibility of TWO CLUB HOLIDAYS in 2020!

A SPRING HOLIDAY based in the UK and a holiday ABROAD in the AUTUMN.

Further details to follow.