Exciting project launched on Conic Hill
Jun08

Exciting project launched on Conic Hill

CONIC Hill was the location for yesterday’s (Tuesday) launch of an exciting project that gives hillwalkers the chance to play an important part in the upkeep of their favourite paths. Adopt a Path – part of the £6.1 million The Mountains & The People Project – is asking volunteers who go hillwalking to adopt a favourite hill route in Loch Lomond & The Trossachs and Cairngorms national parks – they will then inspect the...

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Ben Lomond hill path diversions
May24

Ben Lomond hill path diversions

BEN Lomond walkers are being diverted from the usual routes during May and June due to a series of path upgrade works on the Ben Lomond hill path. The first stage of work involves the upgrade of the first section of footpath between Rowardennan car park and the forest road. A diversion is in place to lead visitors from the car park, along the West Highland Way and on to the forest road before re-joining the main hill path further...

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Conservation project job opportunities
Feb03

Conservation project job opportunities

JOB hunters from the G63 area can find out about nine exciting opportunities with a new conservation project at a recruitment fair  to be held in Balloch next Tuesday (9 February).  The vacancies – to work on The Mountains & The People project – will appeal to those interested in starting a career in practical conservation as well as experienced education and countryside volunteering coordinators. The project is a five-year...

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