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The Glen Clova Run
Sun 9th Oct 2011
organised by Central Scotland

Car Count : 12
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The Glen Clova Run

Sunday 9th October 2011

Meet at 9:30 for a 10:00 departure


(Approx. 10:45 to 11:00 at Glendoick for Tayside members)

Meeting point

Kinross Motorway Services
M90 Junction 6


For our last full day run of the year well all meet up at Kinross before heading to our lunch venue at The Glen Clova Hotel. On the way well travel on some great MX-5 roads, through Glenfarg to Kintillo then onto the M90 / A90 to Glendoick Garden Centre where well be joined by our Tayside friends. Well then wind our way along some great back roads through Kilspidie, Kinnaird, Abernyte and Leys all the way to Glamis. From there its through Kirriemuir and up into Glen Clova.  Hopefully itll be a warm sunny day and we will be able to enjoy the autumn colours in all it's glory as we drive up the glen.



The Glen Clova Hotel is at the very top of the glen and has a fine reputation locally for its food and hospitality, after our morning run Im sure well all be ready for it.


The Glen Clova Hotel


Following lunch and all suitably fed and watered we head back to Kirriemuir and take the B951 past the Loch of Lintrathen to Dykend. We then head turn south through Bridge of Craigisla to the outskirts of Alyth. Back onto the main roads we take the A926 to Blairgowrie then the A923 to Dunkeld passing Loch Lowes on the way (look out for the ospreys). As we enter Dunkeld well have a short toilet stop before winding our way through Caputh, Bankfoot, Pitcairngreen and Almondbank to the end of the run at The Glover Arms, Perth.

Run organiser: Ian Ness.


Due to the smaller than normal numbers wishing to attend this event we no longer have a pre-arranged set menu. Lunch will still be at the Glen Clova Hotel but will be ordered and paid for individually at the venue.

Have a look at the all day menu that should be available.



Members attending:

02 - Jacqueline & Ian
04 - Carol & Evan
06 - Jen & Tom (Tayside Area)
07 - Allie (Tayside Area)
08 - Scott
10 - Ali & Drew
12 - Susan & David
14 - Alison & Jim
15 - Chris
16 - Alex (Tayside Area)
18 - Dot & Ian (Tayside Area)

Please post in the comment box below if you wish to attend.




No raffle this time so no need to bring any prizes.


MX-5 OWNERS CLUB SCOTLAND CAR DECALS

The full range will be available to purchase from the Area Co-ordinator at this event.
Click here for fitting instructions.



ROUTE INFORMATION

1 - Right click here to Download TomTom Sat Nav Itinerary.

Click here for instructions on how to download this file to your TomTom.

2 - Google Map of Route


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3 - Microsoft Word route download. (Still to be added)


20111009_Route.doc



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Your Comments
9th Oct 2011 15:31 :: Tom and Jen
Many thanks to Ian and Jackie for this run out today.The weather was kind to us all and allowed us to have our hoods The six Taysider cars who joined central region had a fantastic day out.Once again many thanks.

9th Oct 2011 17:27 :: Colin(alf)
A nice wee run out for us Taysiders, Thanks to the Central folke for leting us join in once again !

9th Oct 2011 17:29 :: Ali & Drew
Ah - last run of season and did it with roof down. Time for final wash and tuck away for winter (the 5 that is - not the wife). Thanks Ian and Jacqueline for a good day.

9th Oct 2011 17:43 :: Allie
Another fantastic run, thank you for your company, just wish it was the first of the season instead of the last !!! loking forward to meeting everyone again next year.

9th Oct 2011 18:49 :: tom
Hi,dont know about you lot but it is not my last run yet !!

9th Oct 2011 19:35 :: allie
hey Tom, is that a promise, i,d better put off changing into my winter wheels then.

9th Oct 2011 19:45 :: Alex
Thanks again Ian for an ace day out. Top down all the way is always good. Would agree with Tom though, hopefully it\'s not our last outing for the year. SO Tom, where and when.......?

9th Oct 2011 20:17 :: TOM
Well Alecif you looked at the event page you will see that i have posted a run at the end of the month !!!
  R U coming ?????? ha ha !!

9th Oct 2011 21:57 :: Chris K
Many thanks for another cracking run out today. Good MX5 roads and great company as always.

14th Oct 2011 18:27 :: Evan & Carol
Another fantastic topless  run. many thanks to Ian & Jacquelinne for organising the run. The car performed well with its new lowered suspension , with many thanks going to Marshall who kindly fitted the new shorter springs for me.

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