Highland rescue

We seem to be in a phase where the Oban Mountain Rescue team is on tv regularly. Next one coming up : Highland Emergency on Wednesday evening at 7.30pm on Channel 5 will feature Oban MRT doing a daring rescue on Cruachan! Www.chanel5.com/shows/highland-emergency/episodesAnd it’s episode 7. And soon there will be the Landmark show, another […]

Carsaig arches on Mull and Iona

The adventure show on Tuesday 18th oct on BBC Scotland at 19.00. This one features the Craggy island triathlon that was in aid of Oban Mountain rescue. We had a few days on Mull last week staying at Torr Na Locha, and walked along the coast to Carsaig arches. The guidebook time is 6 hours, […]

Taynuilt playpark

I’m delighted to announce the new ‘excellent’ playpark, by the sports pavilion. A huge hit with the sunny, dry weather we’ve had for several weeks. There’s also been some smaller Heath fires around here, not just in Torridon. Unfortunately we lost the first of our chickens today. A heap of feathers on the back lawn, […]