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Dine in the Park

After learning about fires and fire safety.  The children practiced lighting their own small fires using flint and steel.  The kettle was then boiled before their own hand made bannock bread twists, pancakes, chocolate bananas and marshmallows were cooked in the embers of the fire.  When everything was eaten...
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Join us for Summer Holiday Fun at Clyde Muirshiel!

This summer bring the family to Scotland’s largest Regional Park, breathe the fresh air and enjoy the great outdoors together! We have tracks and trails, woodlands and glens and a sandy beach for you to walk, cycle or...
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Sports Minister Jamie Hepburn MSP Visits Castle Semple Sailability

On Friday 19th June Clyde Muirshiel Park welcomed the visit of Jamie Hepburn MSP, Minister for Sport, Health Improvement and Mental Health to Castle Semple Visitor Centre, Lochwinnoch. There Mr Hepburn witnessed children and adults with ‘additional...
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A Volunteer’s Story at Greenock Cut

We received the following write up from a Greenock Cut volunteer, Colin Holcombe, who was holidaying in the local area and decided to give something back during his visit! 'Day with a Ranger We had the very...
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At last moths are out and about

You may not have noticed but it must have been a little warmer and there was a good range of moths to see at Barnbrock on Friday night.  Eight people attended the late night event and some of the colourful characters are shown below.  The map-winged swift does look...
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Dragons Awaken at the Greenock Cut

As the weather begins to warm up the wee dragons of the Greenock Cut Nature Trail are starting to be seen basking in the pools of sunlight and heat. For the last three years a study has been carried out...
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Scottish Multi-Class Regatta Postponed Until Sept

The Scottish Multi-Class Regatta due to take place between Thursday 18th - Saturday 20th June has been postponed until Thursday 3rd - Saturday 5th September 2015. This is due to the inclement weather so far this...
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Moth night Rescheduled

The moth evening on Friday 12th has been cancelled.  It has been postponed till the following Friday (19th) commencing 10.30pm at Barnbrock.          Canary-shouldered...
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Swallowcam Returns

Swallowcam is back in operation. After a mammoth journey from Africa, the swallows have arrived back at the Greenock Cut Centre and are now sitting in a nest. Visit the Centre soon and watch live images of a swallow’s life on a nest.
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Scottish Western Thoroughbred Vehicle Club Show

For the second year in a row the club travelled up to the Greenock Cut to have their annual car show,  cars of all shapes sizes and years came up to show off in the Greenock Cut sunshine....