Get your hands dirty!

  • Rural Skills Training trainees after completion of training
  • Beaver scouts and "the hut"
  • Fence repairs
  • Sandra Winter working on Trish's enclosure in 2013 Dùn Coillich
  • A social gathering
  • Food for Beaver Scouts after their hard work at Dùn Coillich
  • Beaver scouts examining the pondlife
  • Some nourishment for the Beaver scouts after their hard work at Dùn Coillich
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Braes of Foss working party 20170309 Dùn Coillich
  • Beavers Dùn Coillich
  • Fencing Dùn Coillich
  • Braes of Foss working party 20170309 Dùn Coillich
  • Grandtully Primary School and the SNH camera trap project
  • Planting trees
  • Joint working party with John Muir Trust in 2013 — at Dùn Coillich
  • Grandtully Primary School and the SNH camera trap project
  • Grandtully Primary School and the SNH camera trap project
  • Bracken Harvest: Dùn Coillich
  • Outdoor fun for the Beaver scouts
  • Glengoulandie dam: Dùn Coillich
  • Grandtully Primary School and the SNH camera trap project
  • Planting trees
  • Beavers Dùn Coillich
  • Rob Coope helping with transport in 2013 Dùn Coillich
  • Fencing volunteers
  • BBQ October 2016 Dùn Coillich
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Dyke building Sep 2017
  • Beavers Dùn Coillich
  • Grandtully Primary School and the SNH camera trap project
  • The Hydro Scheme provides the Trust with an annual income. The scheme takes water from Dùn Coillich
  • Wire transport for fencing 2013 Dùn Coillich
  • Dùn Coillich - for the people
  • Braes of Foss working party 20170309 Dùn Coillich
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • School group with Professor Russell Coope 2012 Dùn Coillich
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Having a break from work 2013 Dùn Coillich
  • Camera Trap Project June 2017
  • A social gathering
  • Braes of Foss working party 20170309 Dùn Coillich
  • Braes of Foss working party 20170309 Dùn Coillich
  • Willie McGhee Andy Walker Holly
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Strimming - learning maintenance skills as part of the Rural Skills Training
  • BBQ Autumn 2016 Dùn Coillich
  • First Aid Rural Skills 3
  • BBQ Autumn 2016 Dùn Coillich
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Grandtully Primary School and the SNH camera trap project
  • Joint work party with John Muir Trust
  • Work Party March 2017: tree planting Dùn Coillich
  • Fencing Dùn Coillich
  • Improving access
  • Planting trees
  • Work Party March 2017: tree planting Dùn Coillich
  • Cubs working hard planting trees at Dùn Coillich, March 2017
  • SNH Camera Trap Project: Grandtully Primary June 2017
  • Dùn Coillich is a beautiful location for hillwalking
  • The Beaver scouts having fun
  • Launch of Heart of Scotland Forest Partnership
  • Dyke building Sep 2017
  • BBQ October 2016 Dùn Coillich
  • Learning about nature
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Dùn Coillich - for the people
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Work Party March 2017: tree planting Dùn Coillich
  • Rural Skills Trainees learning how to do dry stane dyking
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Fencing volunteers in 2013 — Dùn Coillich
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Bracken Harvest: Dùn Coillich
  • Grandtully Primary School and the SNH camera trap project
  • Rural Skills Course 3
  • Food for Beaver Scouts after their hard work at Dùn Coillich
  • Fungus Hunt Dùn Coillich August 2017
  • Rural Skills Training trainee in action
  • Sandra Winter working on Trish's enclosure in 2013 Dùn Coillich
  • All geared up - learning maintenance skills as part of the Rural Skills Training
  • Braes of Foss working party 20170309 Dùn Coillich
  • Learning maintenance skills as part of the Rural Skills Training
  • Route marking: Dùn Coillich
  • Beavers Dùn Coillich

Join our Volunteer and Training days

Heather Hamilton, our Projects Officer, will be running the following volunteer and training days. Contact Heather by email at projectofficer@hpclt.org or by phone at 07930 69886 for more information on any of these activities.

Weekly volunteer days at Dun Coillich: These are every Tuesday from 10am-4pm. Open to all!

Rural Skills Training Programme: Our current Rural Skills Training Programme runs 1 to 2 days per week for 20 weeks from the 8th of February 2017, open to young people (16-25) from the Highland Perthshire area. We are offering training in Chainsaw / Brushcutter / Dyking / Fencing and Quadbiking, as well as practical work experience.

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School and Youth Groups

We welcome groups from school and local clubs and can cater for all ages. Contact us for more information and to discuss your visit.


You can also check our calendar for other upcoming events.