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2025 Gathering
The excursions

A.Tighnabruach-Ardlamont House - Kilfinan Church-Otter Ferry-

The route follows the A815 from Dunoon through Sandbank and the Holy Loch on the right before turning westwards on to the B836 which takes us round the head We turn south towards  Tighnabruaich, pausing on the way  at the Loch Ruel viewpoint to take in the  stunning views down Loch Ruel and  the Kyles of Bute

Passing through  Tighnabruaich and its neighbour Kames,  we take the route down the shore of the Kyles to  Ardlamont which became the seat of the  Lamonts  after the 1646.  The current Ardlamont House was built in 1820 for the 19th Clan Chief, Major General John Lamont.  We spend some time here to  look around the grounds.  

Moving on, we may our way northward to the Loch Fyne side of Cowal for lunch in Kiflinan and a visit to the historic Kilfinan Church.

   

The road home takes us to Otter Ferry on Loch Fyne and then eastwards back to Dunoon. 

B. Strachur - Cairndow - Ardkinglas House- Old Castle Lachlan

C. Inveraray - Auchindrain Folk Museum

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