Urras Oighreachd Ghabhsainn – Launch of Coastal Walking Route (Galson Estate)

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Date(s) - 15/08/2019 - 17/08/2019
9:30 am - 3:00 pm

Barvas Cemetery


Barvas to the bridge to nowhere through the Galson Estate

Join Urras Oighreachd Ghabhsainn for the launch of a new Coastal Route covering the whole of the Estate. The event will be split into three days starting at Upper Barvas and finishing at Tolsta with a selection of starting and finishing points along the route to incorporate all abilities.

Start: NB35496 51731 – Barvas Cemetery, Upper Barvas
Finish: NB53233 49911 – Bridge to Nowhere, Tolsta

Thursday 15th August, 09.30 – 15.00 – Upper Barvas to Galson – Stops available at Ballantrushal & Borve

Finishing the day with coffee/tea & baking at Clan Macquarie.

Friday 16th August, 09.30 – 15.00 – Galson to Port of Ness – Stops available at Cross & Eoropie

Finishing the day with coffee/tea & baking at Breakwater Café.

Saturday 17th August, 09.30 – 17.00 – Port of Ness to Tolsta

Finishing the day with a BBQ at Ness Social Club to celebrate the completion of the walk and community ownership.

Booking is essential throughout the event – mairi@uogltd.com

Transport will be provided at points for people to either start or finish and to bring participants back to their cars. Bag transport will also be available. Water and fruit / snack will be provided for the walkers each day. Walkers are requested to bring their own lunch.