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Mist & Moors Scottish Wanderlust

Driving through Perthshire you can appreciate all the descriptions you have ever read. Lush pasture, rolling hills, rushing rivers, meandering streamlets and heather clad moors at the foot of the highlands … and then there is the mist which hangs over the morning sun drift. 434 more words


Matilda's maiden trip on new Muthill cycle path

Much excitement at Matildas Rest on Sunday! Not only was the sun shining, and a ride out beckoned, but I had been invited to be the first tandem to ride the newly opened cycle path at the nearby village of Muthill. 1,779 more words

Bothy Nights

Spent last night at Duinish bothy near Loch Garry. My first bothy trip since my illness and the 3rd of the 3 targets I had set myself during my recovery (the first two being a munro and a winter walk both of which I achieved). 515 more words


Sunny South Inch

The Scottish city of Perth has two main parks, the North Inch and the South Inch (‘inch’ comes from the Gaelic word innis meaning ‘meadow’). 203 more words


A-Z Challenge Surnames R

R as in RODGER

Our Rodger family connection starts with Margaret RODGER born in 1813 who married James MATTHEW on the 14th of June, 1835 in Longforgan, Perthshire, Scotland. 192 more words


Ballo Enduro MTB Race Entries go live!


Ballo Enduro; A new addition to the Coupar Angus Cycling Festival this year. Those that know the area will be well aware of the Mountain biking hidden gem in the area that is Ballo and the surrounding trails. 179 more words


Multi-million pound refurbishment for the Gleneagles Hotel

The Gleneagles Hotel in Perthshire is going to be given a multi-million pound make over by its new owner Ennismore who acquired the 232-bedroom hotel last year. 45 more words