Highlighting the rich heritage and stunning landscapes of Argyll's east Cowal peninsula


ECHO Trails calendar helps Dunoon foodbank

The ECHO (East Cowal Heritage Outdoors) Trails project has teamed up with a number of local, amateur photographers to produce a 2023 calendar dedicated to supporting the Dunoon Foodbank. Back in June the ECHO Trails project, through its social media channels and website, requested photographs that reflected the key landmarks of east Cowal. Hundreds of

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Historic Kilmun opens up in September

Historic Kilmun will be opening its doors free of charge to the public for two weekends in September as part of the Doors Open Days scheme (3rd & 4th) and the Cowal Open Studios weekend (23rd & 24th). Doors Open Days is Scotland’s largest free festival that celebrates heritage and the built environment.  It offers

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ECHO Trails project gets off the ground

The ECHO (East Cowal Heritage Outdoors) Trails project, a network of landmarks and walking trails encompassing the shores of Holy Loch, Loch Eck, Loch Long and Loch Goil, has been officially launched after a two-year delay due to Covid-19. Representatives from Forestry & Land Scotland, Loch Lomond and Trossachs National Park, the AITC (Argyll &

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