A walk in the park: Drymen & Croftamie group
Jul01

A walk in the park: Drymen & Croftamie group

THE Drymen & Croftamie Walk in the Park group has a  number of activities scheduled through July.   Meeting at Drymen village square (outside the Winnock Hotel) on Thursdays at 10.20am throughout the month the free walks offer a fun and easy way to get fit and feel better – and are also a great way to meet new people. The health walks last around 45 minutes and the routes are mostly flat, with slight inclines and good...

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New Health Walk group launches in Drymen
May02

New Health Walk group launches in Drymen

FOLLOWING a successful series of events in other areas of the National Park, a new group promoting health walks launches in Drymen on Thursday (May 4). Walk in the Park health walks use the beautiful and nurturing surroundings of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park as the venue for a series of increasingly popular weekday walks and is keen for more local communities to get involved and discover the...

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Canoeing for all at Milarrochy
Mar23

Canoeing for all at Milarrochy

FANCY trying canoeing with expert guidance from qualified instructors? Or maybe you’d like to hone your skills on the water or take part in a canoe adventure on the loch. Tayler Made Adventures is running an exciting range of canoeing activities for all ages (six and over) at Milarrochy bay  as part of a wider Pop Up in the Park programme which also includes gorge walking and other pursuits. Sessions kick of this coming weekend...

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Dave Arcari: Whisky in my Blood
Sep24

Dave Arcari: Whisky in my Blood

BUCHANAN-based touring musician/songwriter is a regular performer at Buchanan Memorial Hall and appears at Balmaha’s Braw Weekend next Saturday night (3 October). Normally a solo performer, he’s joined on his most recent album by bass player Juuso Haapasalo and drummer Honey Aaltonen collectively known as the ‘Helsinki Hellraisers” for the project. Recorded in Finland, mixed in Glasgow and mastered in Chicago,...

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Drymen in Bloom
Sep22

Drymen in Bloom

LOCALS and visitors to Drymen have long enjoyed floral displays in planters and beds around the village, but there’s more to Drymen in Bloom than initially meets – and pleases – the eye. For the project – started more than 20 years ago by Marina Brennan – has evolved into a wider programme that sees the community playing a growing part in general village maintenance and coming to together to build natural habitats not just for...

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