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Shielings of Pairc - Guided Walk with John Randall
Sat 29 April 2017, 10:00 – 15:00 BST
To coincide with the launch of John Randall's book 'The Historic Shielings of Pairc' we are delighted to offer a fantastic opportunity to visit some of the sites featured, in the company of the author himself. John plans to visit the shieling remains at Eiseal, Sidheanan Gorma, Sidhean Totaichean Aulaidh and Airigh a' Phuill. The walk will be approximately 5 miles.
This excursion has limited places as we will be using a minibus to transport walkers to the start point and as such booking is essential.
What is the check-in time?
All walkers to assemble at Ravenspoint for 10.00am, where John Randall will give a short introductory briefing.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?
Parking is available at Ravenpoint.
What level of fitness is required to take part?
Due to the nature of the terrain all walkers will require to have a moderate level of fitness and feel comfortable walking across rough moorland with no footpaths.
What can/can't I bring to the event?
You must bring waterproof clothing, packed lunch and sturdy footwear - ideally wellies as it will most likely be wet underfoot. Please note walkers unsuitably dressed for the event are likely to be turned away.
All walkers should bring a packed lunch.
Sadly animals are not permitted at this event as we will be walking on common grazing.
Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?
You can email or call the Islands Book Trust on 01851 830 316 or email@example.com. Please note office hours are 9am - 2pm, Monday to Friday.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?