Carrifran High Camp 14th-15th April


Enjoy stunning scenery? Passionate about our natural environment? Like planting trees? Enjoy camping and fit for hill walking? Then the 2018 Carrifran High Camp is for you. And if you can’t camp this year, perhaps you could come just for one of the days – you’d be equally welcome. Andy Wilson, BFT Site Officer, will lead the camp, with support …

Tree planting Weekend. 4th-5th November


Come along to help on our third tree planting weekend at Talla & Gameshope this November. We will be based around the bothy in Gameshope and will be planting a variety of trees as well as doing some maintenance tasks on site. You are welcome to come for either of the days or camp over night with the group. For …

AGM, 2nd August

BFT Events, Featured

Announcing the TWENTY FIRST ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING of the Borders Forest Trust. The meeting will be held at The Buccleuch Arms Hotel, St Boswells on Wednesday 2nd August at 6.30pm. The first 45 minutes of the meeting will be the AGM business, then we move on to coffees and our guest speaker. Both members and visitors are most welcome. We …

Summer Pruning – 18th July


Summer Pruning workshop at Corehead Farm Community Orchard. 2pm Tuesday 18th July. Join orchard expert Jools Cox to learn the ins and outs of summer pruning of apple trees in our young orchard. Free of charge, donations welcome. To book please email [email protected]

Explore T&G, 26th August

BFT Events, Featured, Talla & Gameshope

Explore Talla and Gameshope: Guided Walk. 11am to 3pm Sat 26th August. Join site officer Andy Wilson for a guided walk at Talla & Gameshope. A chance to explore this stunning site and learn about the vision for this new and exciting project. For more info and to book please email [email protected]

River Dip and Picnic, 13th August

BFT Events, Talla & Gameshope

River Dip and Picnic: Talla and Gameshope.  Sunday 13th August, 11am to 3pm A family day out, a chance to get the pond nets out and look for beasties in the river, with wildlife watching and  picnic up by Gameshope bothy (bring your own picnic!!) For more info and to book please email [email protected]