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Remote Accommodation System at Lairig and Laoigh

Today saw they deployment of the RAS at Lairig an Laoigh. After a less than promising start with harr and hill fog preventing the helicopters from flying in the morning, we did, infact, get the whole system flown out. We were also visited by two of the funders of the Cairngorms Mountain Heritage Project. Audrey […]...

New Directors Apponted

The Cairngorms Outdoors Access Trust (COAT) has appointed 2 new directors to help steer the Trust in the development of its new business plan. Paul Johnson and Jeremy Roberts have been co-opted as Directors, to bring specific skills to the Board. Paul Johnson was formally Head of Countryside Management for the National Trust for Scotland […]...

21/09/2009AGM Press Release

ONWARDS AND UPWARDS – ACCESS TRUST MARKS ITS FIRST YEAR The Cairngorms Outdoors Access Trust (COAT) has it’s first AGM on 30th September 2009 at Boat Of Garten Community Hall. In what has been a very encouraging year, the Trust has developed and delivered key access projects at Kingussie, Strathdon and Tarland.  COAT has also developed a […]...

10/07/2009 New Chairman

New Chairman of COAT Board Appointed     Peter Ord has been appointed chairman of the board of Cairngorms Outdoor Access Trust following the retirement of Patrick Chalmers. Mr Ord has been a director of the Trust since its inception as Upper Deeside Access Trust in 1988 and brings a wealth of experience to the […]...