Events

Please check regularly to find out what’s happening in and around Coigach. If you would like to have your event listed here, please contact us.

Winter Market

When - Wednesday 6th December, 2017 , 6:00pm
Where - Coigach Community Hall

A chance to get some of your Christmas shopping done with a great selection of stalls.

A simple evening meal will be served to raise funds for Coigach Community Hall.

Wildlife Volunteering Ben Mor Coigach

When - Wednesday 13th December, 2017 , 10:00am
Where - Achduart

 

Lend a hand with local footpath maintenance and enjoy some Christmas cake.

 

The spectacular Ben Mor Coigach wildlife reserve is a mixture of high peaks and rugged coastline with crofted and wild land covering over 5,000 hectares.  Golden eagles and ravens soar above the hills, golden plover nest amongst the heather, and ptarmigan live on the high ground. Majestic red deer are seen all year round and heard roaring during the autumn rut.

The Scottish Wildlife Trust manage this reserve for wildlife to flourish and visitors to enjoy.  The work is outside and physical so a reasonable level of fitness is required.  The Trust will provide all training and supervision and the opportunity for guided lunch-time walks to look for wildlife.

WHAT TO BRING: Warm outdoor clothing including waterproofs, sturdy boots or wellies, lunch, snacks and a drink.

Meet at Achduart parking area.

CONTACT: Michelle Henley E mhenley@scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk or T 07920 468567
https://scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk/volunteering/ben-mor-coigach-volunteer-opportunities/

Coffee Morning

When - Wednesday 13th December, 2017 , 11:00am
Where - Coigach Community Hall Lounge

Christmas Coffee Morning

Coigach Christmas Ceilidh

When - Friday 29th December, 2017 , 7:30pm
Where - Coigach Community Hall

 

Come along to our annual Christmas Ceilidh.

Music, tunes and dancing for all the family.

This year we are delighted to have local lad Joseph Peach and his band Heisgeir to entertain you.

 

Wildlife Volunteering Ben Mor Coigach

When - Wednesday 10th January, 2018 , 10:00am
Where - Polglass

Shake-off the January blues and make a resolution to help remove litter from Achlochan Loch.

The spectacular Ben Mor Coigach wildlife reserve is a mixture of high peaks and rugged coastline with crofted and wild land covering over 5,000 hectares.  Golden eagles and ravens soar above the hills, golden plover nest amongst the heather, and ptarmigan live on the high ground. Majestic red deer are seen all year round and heard roaring during the autumn rut.

The Scottish Wildlife Trust manage this reserve for wildlife to flourish and visitors to enjoy.  The work is outside and physical so a reasonable level of fitness is required.  The Trust will provide all training and supervision and the opportunity for guided lunch-time walks to look for wildlife.

WHAT TO BRING: Warm outdoor clothing including waterproofs, sturdy boots or wellies, lunch, snacks and a drink.

Meet at the Broch car park.

CONTACT: Michelle Henley E mhenley@scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk or T 07920 468567
https://scottishwildlifetrust.org.uk/volunteering/ben-mor-coigach-volunteer-opportunities/

The Coigach Gathering 2018

When - Saturday 7th July, 2018
Where - Coigach Community Hall & Playing Field

achiltibuie bagpipe specialistsThe Coigach Gathering is an annual get together in the community. Initially started to raise funds for our new hall it remains the main fund raising event to support it.

Centred around the hall and playing field with competitions, races, games, music, local food and activities indoors and out and some great raffle prizes.

All rounded off with a dance in the evening. A day out for all the family.

Seventh Coigach Half Marathon

When - Saturday 13th October, 2018
Where - Achiltibuie

“The route takes you on a fantastic rollercoaster ride round the most beautiful peninsula on Scotland’s North-West coast.“

coigach half marathon

Achiltibuie Playing Field,  by Primary School  IV26 2YG
01854 622 419 Angus MacLeod

More details and entry forms here (opens in a new window)