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Ardentinny to Creachan Mhor (657m)
1 | Ardentinny to Creachan Mhor (657m)
Friday 5th October | 09:30
Walking through woodland up a forestry track we head up a steep section of rough ground with no... View Details »
Social Walk: Loch Fyne Shore
2 | Social Walk: Loch Fyne Shore
Friday 5th October | 09:35
A mostly level, linear walk, with one gradual ascent through woodland trails, along the southern... View Details »
Bishop's Glen to Innellan via Kilbride Hill  NEW
5 | Bishop's Glen to Innellan via Kilbride Hill NEW
Saturday 6th October | 09.15
This linear route heads through Bishop's Glen using forest tracks and trails, taking some... View Details »
Kilmarnock Hill  (415m)  NEW
6 | Kilmarnock Hill (415m) NEW
Saturday 6th October | 10.00
From Ardyne car park we climb a steep hill to the forest road, which continues with a gentle... View Details »
Beinn Mhor to Benmore Gardens*
11 | Beinn Mhor to Benmore Gardens*
Sunday 7th October | 09:15
CowalFest transport to start at Glen Masson road end. Flat walk for 1 mile along forestry road then... View Details »
Social: Strone to Benmore Woodland Walk  NEW
12 | Social: Strone to Benmore Woodland Walk NEW
Sunday 7th October | 10.00
A linear walk leaving Strone along a forest path with lovely views over the Holy Loch, continuing... View Details »
Carrick Castle to Ardentinny
17 | Carrick Castle to Ardentinny
Monday 8th October | 9:45
Starting at Carrick Castle, a 15C tower house on the western shore of Loch Goil, this linear walk... View Details »
Benmore to Dunoon
19 | Benmore to Dunoon
Monday 8th October | 10:30
A linear walk starting from Benmore Gardens which follows the River Eachaig to Balagowan, before... View Details »
Cowal Way 4  Strachur to Lochgoilhead*   NEW
22 | Cowal Way 4 Strachur to Lochgoilhead* NEW
Tuesday 9th October | 10:15
SORRY WALK FULLY BOOKEDThis is a challenging linear walk rising gradually to 350 metres with a... View Details »
Benmore to Strone.
23 | Benmore to Strone.
Tuesday 9th October | 10.30
A linear walk starting from Benmore Gardens through mature forest and Pucks Glen to the ridge... View Details »
Glen Kin to Sandbank via the Camel's Hump*  NEW
26 | Glen Kin to Sandbank via the Camel's Hump* NEW
Wednesday 10th October | 09:15
First part of walk is a circular around secluded Glen Kin, which is part of the historical... View Details »
Ben Ruadh   NEW
27 | Ben Ruadh NEW
Wednesday 10th October | 09:30
A circular walk starting through the lovely Kilmun Arboretum, we follow the undulating forest track... View Details »
Overnight at Mark Bothy
28 | Overnight at Mark Bothy
Wednesday 10th October | 10:30
Sorry this walk cancelled due to lack of booking received. 24 hour notice required.An opportunity... View Details »
Ascent of Barr Liath
29 | Ascent of Barr Liath
Wednesday 10th October | 10:30
A guided climb of Barr Liath with views over Cowal, Bute and Arran. Well behaved dogs welcome.... View Details »
Cruach Neuran
31 | Cruach Neuran
Thursday 11th October | 09:30
Starting with a long, gentle ascent beside an aqueduct to a forestry road, after half a mile we... View Details »
Cowal Way 1 Portavadie to Kames    NEW*
32 | Cowal Way 1 Portavadie to Kames NEW*
Thursday 11th October | 10:30
This is an easier, undulating section of the Cowal Way, through fields, broad-leaved woods, and... View Details »
Ardyne to Buachailean   CANCELLED
33 | Ardyne to Buachailean CANCELLED
Thursday 11th October | 10:45
CANCELLED 10/08/2018 DUE TO FORESTRY OPERATIONS REMOVING DISEASED LARCH TREES - APOLOGIES.HOPEFULLY... View Details »
Cnoc Coinnich   NEW
36 | Cnoc Coinnich NEW
Friday 12th October | 10:00
Following the Cowal Way through the forest to the open hill, we head up to the Coillessan bealach,... View Details »
From Hill to Shore,  Strathlachlan Forest*    NEW
37 | From Hill to Shore, Strathlachlan Forest* NEW
Friday 12th October | 10:30
Starting inland at 245 metres, the route takes you along wide forest roads descending to the shores... View Details »
Social Walk:  Kilmun Church to Blairmore Pier   NEW
38 | Social Walk: Kilmun Church to Blairmore Pier NEW
Friday 12th October | 10:30
Walking along forest roads, the trail rises gradually running parallel to the coastal road,... View Details »
 
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