Forth & Clyde Canal Society Events

 
Wed 19 Apr 2017
Training Nights commence 7.30pm.

           

Our Society Crew Training Nights will begin on Wednesday 19 April 2017 at our mooring at Glasgow Road Bridge, Kirkintilloch. New members/volunteers are always welcome. Come along and learn how to steer a canal boat full of passengers.


Sat  22 Jul 2017
Glasgow Canal Festival 

 

     On Saturday 22 July 2017 the Glasgow Canal Festival takes place between Applecross basin and Spiers Wharf, Maryhill. Various events are planned and being run by Scottish Canals who should have information on their website. We will be providing boat trips at this event. Please check www.scottishcanals.co.uk for more information.

 

Wed 2 Aug 2017
Members Social Night on the boat

  

 

 

The 1st Wednesday of each month during the summer is our members and friends Social Night. Meeting at 7.30pm for a sail with tea and coffee and chat, (no training). Sailing from our mooring at Glasgow Road Bridge(opposite the Stables), Kirkintilloch.

 

Sat 12 Aug 2017
Walk - Canal and Croy Hill Event.

 

 

One of loved canal walks takes place as part of North Lanarkshire Walking Festival. The walk will follow the canal and Antonine Wall over the Croy Hill. The walk starts at 10.00am at Auchinstarry Quarry. It is about 6km long with 100m ascent, surfaced and grass paths. Walking boots or similar suggested. Return by about 12.30 -1.00pm


 14 - 20 Aug 2017
Kirkintilloch Canal Festival 

 

   Annual Kirkintilloch Canal Festival takes place in Kirkintilloch. For more information check  www.kirkintillochcanalfestival.org. Booking for themed trips can only be made via East Dumbartonshire Council. Boat trips on Saturday and Sunday are turn up and sail.

Saturday Boat Trips for 2017 ------ will commence 3 June 2017.

Our well liked Boat Trips from The Stables to Kirkintilloch, Townhead Bridge will start on 3 June 2017.                                 PLEASE CHECK OUR "NEWS" PAGE FOR UPDATES.
We apologise that some Saturdays the trips cannot run due to our commitments to use our boats for other events and we have a limited number of Volunteers to sail the boats.
Please watch for our notice boards being displayed on the day we are sailing.
These trips will finish at the end of August.