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Space, Stars & Mars Programme Launched

By at October 7, 2012 | 11:05 am | 0 Comment

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Space, Stars and Mars - Glenelg 20th October 2012 - 3pm Space, Stars & Mars is an organised astronomical event in Glenelg (Earth) to celebrate the Curiosity Rover’s arrival in Glenelg (Mars).  The event is being hosted by the Community of Glenelg and Arnisdale. We're delighted to announce the launch of the official programme details of events for

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Blog , Glenelg Mars , News , Things to Do

New Path in Corran for Visitors

By at September 21, 2012 | 7:49 pm | 0 Comment

This is where the path starts in Corran

It all happened in a Week. I came home from school one week and a brand new path had appeared!  This path gives a way to the track that goes through Glen Arnisdale. [caption id="attachment_2333" align="alignnone" width="575"] I drew this line to show where the path leads[/caption]   What I Think the Path Will Be Useful for:    A quicker route

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Blog , News , Things to Do , Walking routes

Historical Glenelg & Arnisdale

By at July 13, 2012 | 5:59 pm | 0 Comment

Glenelg Broch 4

Uncovering the history from ancient times through the Jacobites to the modern day is fascinating and Glenelg and Arnisdale has a wealth of subjects to explore. Because of the rural location most of the sites have remained undisturbed since they were built and abandoned thus preserving the geographic context. For example ... although the two brochs are well known,

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History & Culture

Travelling to Glenelg & Arnisdale

By at July 13, 2012 | 5:52 pm | 0 Comment

Arnisdale and Loch Hourn looking toward Knoydart

(the magnificent view over Arnisdale Bay taken from Beinn Sgritheall) Glenelg is situated off the A87 and Arnisdale is a further 9 miles once you've reached Glenelg. From Glasgow Take the A82 by way of the west bank of Loch Lomond to Crianlarich. From Crianlarich the A82 goes via Tyndrum, Bridge of Orchy, Rannoch Moor, Glencoe - and over the bridge that

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Travel Information

Fishing & Shellfish

By at July 13, 2012 | 5:49 pm | 0 Comment

basket of mackerel freshly caught

A shore bounty The beaches and rocky shorelines in and around Glenelg & Arnisdale have an abundance of shellfish available to the willing picker. Forage and you will likely find: mussels, periwinkles, whelks, razor clams, cockles and in the shallow waters.  At low tide you may even bag yourself some scallops.   Mackerel fishing Without a doubt it

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