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AGM 2016


Our AGM of the South Loch Ness Access Group will be held in Dores Village Hall at 7.30 on Tuesday, 12th January. We have quite a few exciting projects to discuss so I hope that as many folk as possible will be able to make it.
Tea, coffee and biscuits.
Candy Cameron

Leiterchullin Forest

Forestry work is presently being carried out in the Leiterchullin Woodland between Loch Ruthven and Loch Duntelchaig,  and will be ongoing for about 6 weeks. Whilst the road will remain open, there will be a considerable number of large vehicles on the road so please take care.

Man V Horse 2015

We are taking entries now for this year's Man V Horse Competition on Sunday 19th April. This year we have an online system which will make life a lot easier for everyone. Sign up soon as the number of entries are limited and because of being featured on "Landward" last time we expect demand to exceed supply! This year's chosen charity is Help for Heroes who will received 50% of our profits from the event and the rest will stay with this group to carry on our good works.



Glenfarigaig Wood

The gate into the Glenfarigaig Wood from Dirichurachan meadow has been replaced with an "all singing/dancing" Centre Wire bridleway gate in a joint venture between Tilhill Economic and the Highland Council. We were the liaison for this project. There are new forest roads planned for this area too which will open up the woods for access once the harvesting has been completed.


Happy New Year to all - Heads up on our AGM for 2015, which will take place in the Dores Village Hall on Tuesday 13th January at 8 pm. Refreshments served. Look forward to seeing as many as possible of you there. Hopefully we will have an update on the South Loch Ness Trail and its improvements from Graeme Ambrose of Uniqueness.

This version of the AGM was postponed due to bad weather and is now to take place at 8 p.m. on Tuesday 20th Jan - same venue.


If you look on the Library page you will find a map of the diversions to the core path network in the Inverfarigaig area due to work on the power lines presently taking place.



New Harvey's Map out for the South Loch Ness Trail and the Trail of the 7 Lochs.

Superbly drawn new map on waterproof polyethylene for walkers, riders and cyclists. If you would like a copy then we can arrange to send you one for £8.50 which includes postage and a donation of £1 to the work of the South Loch Ness Access Group to improve and maintain the trails in the area.

Please pay by Paypal to candy@southlochnessaccess.org.uk

If you wish to add a further donation to the payment then you can be assured that it will be put to good use.

The group has been going for ten years now . We are constituted to encourage and develop responsible off-road access for walkers and riders in the South Loch Ness Area, to promote the Scottish Outdoor Access Code and to liase with other access groups inthe surrounding areas.

The group is affiliated to the British Horse Soctiey Bridleways Group 

A view from the path on the Fair Haired Lad's Pass which the SLNAG has helped to secure the funding for.