Programme 2019

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2019
Where two dates are indicated, the best weather day will be selected by the co-ordinator a few days ahead and communicated by email.
The final walk on the day will depend on weather, road conditions and preferences of the members attending.

Date
Mountain / Area
OS Map
Co-ord
Time
Sat 5th Jan
Hilton to Milton - New Year walk on Saturday 5th or Sunday 6th January depending on forecast.  Alex will email on Thursday 3rd January with the date.  Leave Milngavie Carpark at 8:30 or meet at Queens View Carpark at 9:00.  4 hour 13k walk by Whangie, Burncrooks reservoir, Duncolm, Doughnot Hill and the Lang Crags before soup, sandwiches, maybe fresh scallops and crab, and plenty to drink at Alex's House.  All members will be driven back home by a sober Alex and Susan afterwards. 64
AML
8:30/9:00
Sun 13th Jan
Ben Ledi - a Corbett just north of Callander. In summer a straight forward walk but Ice Axe and Crampons are recommended in January.
57
DK
8:00
Sun 27th Jan
Ochils - Milngavie at 8am or at 9am at the bottom Mill Glen in Tillicoultry.  From there follow the Glen for 1/2 mile to then take the path leading to The Law.  Follow the hillside round onto Ben Cleuch.  From there we will head east and onto Andrew Gannel Hill and drop onto the Maddy Moss..  If time allows we can then turn SE to gain King's Seat hill before dropping back onto the Mill Glen Path. 6 hr.
57/58
EC
8:00
Sun 10th Feb
Beinn an Lochain (Arrochar) - a prominent Corbett at the head of Glen Croe which at one time was listed as a Munro.
The best ascent route starts near Butterbridge, following the North East ridge, which is steep and narrow in places, giving a fine hill walk. Options for the descent. Approximately 5.5km and 720m ascent.
In full winter conditions, ice axe and crampons required.

56
NH
8:00
Sun 24 Feb
Crainlarich/ An Casteil/ Stuc a Chroin
50/56
NR
7:00
Sun 10th March
Glencoe
41
RW
7:00
SAT 16th March
MMC CLUB DINNER - Douglas Park Golf Club
G61 2TJ

19:30
23-24 Mar
Ullapool weekend (with Glasgow/ Lancaster group)

AML

30-31 Mar
Ratagan weekend

DI

SAT 13th April
Kinlochleven corbetts - - Glas Bheinn (Corbett), 17km, 790m and it should take about roughly 6hrs as a "there and back".  If the weather's decent enough, a circuit of 21km, 890m and we should allow roughly 7hrs for this.
41
RW
7:00
SAT 27th April
Rannoch corbetts - Or meet at Dumbarton Central for the 08:52 train which gets into Rannoch at 11:05.  Return train from Rannoch is at 18:38 getting back to Dumbarton at 20:53.
42
AG
7:45
11-12 May
Durness weekend

KM

25/26 May
Ben Nevis
41
AML
7:00
WED 5TH JUNE
Planning meeting - Corbie Ha'
G62 6BT
AML
19:30
8-9 June
Braemar weekend

MH

SAT 22nd June
Glen Trool / Merrick
77
KM
7:00
7th July
Aberfeldy corbetts
52
KM
7:00
SAT 27 July
Cnoc Coinnich - Noelle's final Corbett
56
NR
8:45
Sun 4th Aug
Glen Lyon - Munros & Corbetts
51
MH
7:00
SAT 17th Aug
Isle of Arran
69
SM
7:00
SAT 31st Aug
The Stob (Graham) - Balquidder
51
KM
7:00
14-15 Sept
Skye weekend - Carbost Inn

EC

SAT 28th Sept
Fraochaidh (Corbett) - Ballachulish
41
AG
7:00
Sun 13th Oct
Sron na Creise / Creise
41
RW
7:00
SAT 26th Oct
Hart Fell & Devil's Beef Tub - Moffat
78
MH
7:00
WED 30th Oct
AGM - Corbie Ha'
G62 6BT

19:30
9-10 Nov
Keswick weekend

NH

WED 20th Nov
Planning meeting

AML/NH

Sun 24th Nov
Shalloch on Minnoch, with Tarfessock and Kirriereoch hills (3 Donalds) - Merrick area
77
AML
7:00
SAT 7th Dec
Glen Artney
57
EC
8:00
9th ? > 13th ? Dec
Xmas Lunch - Blane Valley Inn

NH
?
SAT 28th Dec
Xmas walk - Edinburgh

AC
9:00


Weekend dates for your diary
Date
Mountain / Area
Co-ordinator
23 & 24 March 2019
Ullapool
AML
30 & 31 March 2019
Ratagan YHA
DI
11 & 12 May 2019
Durness
KM
8 & 9 June 2019
Braemar
MH
14 & 15 Sept 2019
Skye
EC
9 & 10 Nov 2019
Lakes
NH
15 & 16 Feb 2020
Aviemore SYHA
NH
13-17 March 2020
Joint MMC & Lancaster - Arisaig
AML
8-12 May 2020
Isle of Jura
AML
4 & 5 July 2020
Knoydart - Inverie bunkhouse
AG
12 & 13 Sept 2020
Torridon SYHA
SM
7 & 8 Nov 2020
Glencoe - Blackrock cottage (Ladies Scottish Climbing Club)
NR