Sunday 5th December

Arbroath to Auchmithie & Christmas Lunch

Distance 7km, OS map 54

We start at grid reference 658 412 from the car park in Arbroath. The walk takes us northwards along a mostly tarmac cliff top path. The geologists among us will enjoy the beautiful rock formations, strata and caves. If we are lucky we may see seabirds resting on the rocks. A short detour can be made down to Carlinheugh bay to view the coast and cliffs from sea level. This is a short walk taking approximately 2 - 2 and a half hours. We arrive at the But 'n' Ben in Auchmithie for lunch by 1 pm.

Walkers must wear walking boots, carry WARM and waterproof clothing, hat and gloves and take plenty of food and liquids. THESE ARE ESSENTIAL. Be prepared for possible wintry conditions, whatever the forecast.

Meet at Culter Village Hall 9am. Return 6 pm.

Transport by bus, 12 for members, 15 for non members.

Phone: 01224 811537 or 01224 733710

Closing date Wednesday 1st December, 2010.

Culter hillwalking club has no members who are qualified leaders or instructors. Therefore anyone volunteering to assist the club on a meet cannot be held responsible for other members' welfare. Members must be aware they are solely responsible for themselves at all times


Hillwalking and mountaineering are activities with a danger of personal injury and death. Those participating in these activities should be aware of the risks and accept the responsibility for their own actions and involvement. No responsibility can be accepted by Culter Hillwalking club committee, members, guests or co-ordinators of walks for any mishap, which may occur, during a meet.

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