Cairngorm Open Gold Qualifying Expedition – 2021

The dates for our Open Gold Qualifying Expedition to the Cairngorms is:

  • 9-12 October 2021

The meet up time and place for this expedition is the village of Tomintoul at 9am 9 October 2021. We will meet outside the Tomintoul Museum and Tourist Centre, 81 Main St, Tomintoul, Ballindalloch AB37 9HA. The expedition will end at the same place around 4pm on 12 October 2021.

As part of the planning participants will be expected to work together to decide an expedition aim and to plan their route. The rough outline of the route is a circular walk from the village Tomintoul, exploring the Glens and hilly moorland terrain to the south of the village. Some of the prominent glens you may visit include Glen Brown, Glen Loin and Glen Avon. All of the camps will be wild camps. The entire route shall be within the Cairngorm National Park, the largest national park in the UK.

Total cost is £250 per participant (inclusive of tent and stove hire and gas canisters).

If you are interested in this expedition please get in touch with Alastair – 07427326697, alastair@aspenoutdoors.co.uk.

To book on to the expedition  click here.