Best feet forward for walking group

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Walks restarted on Saturday, March 13, with saunter in Glencoe.

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Lochaber and Lorn Ramblers are striding out once more in accordance with the latest Government guidance.

Walks restarted on Saturday, March 13, with a walk in Glencoe and another near Loch Seil and the group hopes to organise at least two walks each week with attendees restricted to their local authority area (Lochaber/Argyll) and numbers to stay within the government guidelines of 15.

Walk leader Trevor Jones is thrilled that small groups can now get back out and enjoy some of the many fantastic walks the regions have to offer.

‘This is great news for our members and others who just want to get out there and enjoy our countryside as part of a social group.

‘We are a friendly group who extend a warm welcome to all new walkers, visitors and guests. People can walk with us up to three times before being asked to join so it’s well worth coming along for a try.

‘Walking is known to alleviate mental stress and meeting with others with (properly distanced) social interaction benefits all of our walkers.’

Lochaber and Lorn Ramblers is a charitable organisation with all walks navigated and graded within the safety of a group. New members are always welcome but under 18s must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Walks are updated on the group’s website (https://www.lochaberandlorn-ramblers.org.uk/walks-programme.html) on a regular basis and can also be found on the Lochaber and Lorn Ramblers Meet Up page (https://www.meetup.com/en-AU/Lochaber-and-Lorn-Ramblers/events/).