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Monklands Ramblers

exploring scotland since 1985

We are one of the longest running R.A. clubs in Scotland, and the first Scottish R.A. club on the Internet! We are based in the Monklands area of Central Scotland in North Lanarkshire, some 12 miles east of Glasgow.

before booking

please know…

1. Numbers on the coach are no longer limited, but it is still essential to book in advance, and not turn up on the day without a confirmed booking. The booking contact will be indicated on the newsletter and may differ from the walk leader. A text will be sent back to confirm a booking.

2. If you are unable to attend a walk, please let the booking contact know immediately. There are no charges for cancellations.

3. Face masks are no longer compulsory on the coachThis will be up to each individual if they still wish to wear one.

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Ben Nevis & Fort William Webcam

The Ben Nevis Webcam is located on the banks of Loch Linnhe, Fort William. The web cam updates every minute and captures fantastic views of Ben NevisFort William, Loch Linnhe and Aonach Mor.

Buachaille Etive More Webcam

Buachaille Etive Mor in Glencoe, Argyll, is one of the most beautiful mountains in Scotland. The picture of it above was taken a short time ago by a camera at the Glencoe Mountain Ski Centre.

Weekend Walk








Date: Sunday, 5th June ’22

Leader: Alan Robertson

Location: Butterbridge to Inverarnan

Grade: B (?)

Distance: 9.5 Miles / 15Km

Booking: TBA

Meeting Location: The first pick-up at Airdrie, across from the railway station. Then in Coatbridge, behind Time Capsule parking lot.

Bus Fare: Price is £15. To minimise the handling of change could passengers please bring exact money. New walkers first journey using the bus please pay £5 – Fit for a fiver

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wednesday walk








Date: Wednesday, 25th May ’22

Leader: David Dunn

Location: Drumpellier to the Fort & Return (Time for a coffee before the return)

Distance: 7 Miles / 11 km

Booking: To book on contact the leader David Dunn on 07746 714394

Meeting Location: Meet at the Drumpellier Park visitor centre at 12 noon

new and upcoming events will be put here in the near future.

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