Scotland’s Finest Woods Award

Borders Forest Trust is delighted that  Carrifran Wildwood is joint winner of the New Native Woods category in the 2017 Scotland’s Finest Woods Awards.  The Award was presented to Dr John Savory, Carrifran Wildwood volunteer and biological recorder (who led the application process),  Dr Philip Ashmole, Trustee of BFT and Co-ordinator of the Carrifran Wildwood project and Dr Jane Rosegrant, Director, …

Carrifran High Camp. 16th – 17th April

Carrifran Wildwood Saturday 16th – Sunday 17th April 2016 Carrying on from last years hugely successful high camp, we are returning to Little Firthhope for more planting. We will meet at the Carrifran car park at 9.30am on Saturday and then hike up to Firthhope, at the back of the valley, and set up camp. It’s a good 2hr hike …

More good reviews for The Carrifran Wildwood Story

The Carrifran Wildwood Story by Myrtle and Philip Ashmole and members of the Wildwood Group is continuing to receive rave reviews. Recent write-ups include: “What is doubly inspirational is the huge voluntary effort that has gone into all aspects of the project and which is so faithfully recorded in this book. It is a wonderful read for any one with …