Work Party News

Over Phawhope Workparty – Limited Access 23-28th November

A workparty will be taking place at Over Phawhope from Friday 23rd until Wednesday 28th November. Work will involve slating the porch roof, building and fitting a new porch door, fitting internal cladding to the porch.   As a consequence, access in and out of bothy will be restricted while work is in progress. The byre […]

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Renovation of Leysburnfoot to start in November

Following a bat survey, we have now been given the go-ahead to start work on the renovation of Leysburnfood, also known as Will’s Bothy, at Riccarton Junction. The first workparty will be held over the weekend of 2nd – 4th November.   Initial work will consist of constructing sleeping platform(s), installing a stove, removing soft furnishings […]

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Will’s Bothy (Leysburnfoot)- Progress Report

Unfortunately, we have to cancel the work party at Will’s Bothy (Leysburnfoot) planned for 15th-16th of this month. The circumstances are that we have bats on the building and we must obviously comply with the law that protects them. Before we can proceed with any work we will need to apply for a license from […]

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Corrour Workparties / Disruption / Toilet out of Action

There are a couple of MBA workparties planned at Corrour and Garbh Coire Refuge from 21st to 24th June. The toilet at Corrour will be out of action from the 21st for several weeks, (but there is a spade available for use until it is back in action). The area will be extremely busy with […]

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Glendhu Bothy – Unavailable 28 Apr – 2 May

Due to a large workparty taking place, please note that Glendhu bothy will not be available for use between 28th April and 2nd May. For more information on the workpary see our Workparty Dates page

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Guirdil, Rum – Limited Accommodation/Disruption from 23rd April

Please be aware that a work party to replace the roof sheets at Guirdil bothy on Rum will be taking place from the 23rd April until early May.   Whilst this is going on, accommodation will be limited and subject to disruption and any overnight visitors are therefore advised to be prepared to camp.

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