Knoydart 2005

Knoydart 2005

Inverie Revisited The St Olaf Possee revisited Knoydart during the early summer of 2005. The group was blessed with fantastic weather and an almost midge free time which was as pleasurable an experience as it was an unusual occurrence at this time of year. The walk to...
Arran 2005

Arran 2005

Meticulous planning and detailed organisation from the collective brainpower of company directors and captains of industry must have assured a flawless adventure to Arran.Arrangements saw 3 of the team choose motorbikes as the preferred mode of transport, a further 5...
Knoydart 2004

Knoydart 2004

Inverie On the 5th June 2004, 9 of the Lodge members went to the pub!  What’s so unusual about I hear you say? Well, this particular pub is the Old Forge and according to the Guinness Book of Records, it is the most remote pub in Britain! So here’s the script, the 9...
Braemar Walk 2002

Braemar Walk 2002

The Lodge has ventured to Braemar on several occasions over the past few years. Initially intended to be skiing weekend, but since we never get any snow up here when you need it, the weekend inevitably gravitates around the local hostelries where the crack is always...
The Speyside Way 1989

The Speyside Way 1989

The Tale of the Knotted Dandelion DAY MINUS ONE – AND COUNTING I write this on the eve of our journey into darkest Speyside, not knowing whether we will ever see civilisation, or even Cruden Bay, again. There is no telling what dangers we may meet on the way; however,...
The West Highland Way 1986

The West Highland Way 1986

The Lodge began it’s a more adventurous fundraising efforts back in the mid ’80s with the 100-mile trek along the West Highland Way. Four Lodge members agreed to take on the arduous task and as well as any physical preparations they would have made, they also...