A Summer Outing for 2022 will be decided nearer the time, when updated Covid advice is known. We hope to take a very special day out to the Hill House at Helensburgh, with lunch at Ardardan nurseries and cafe. Fingers crossed!

May 2020 Outing – cancelled due to Coronavirus Pandemic

The KHS Summer Outing on Wednesday 13th May 2020 visit to three venues – Geilston NTS Gardens, Ardardan Nurseries and Farm Shop, and in the afternoon a special visit to the Hill House at Helensburgh.     10.00a.m. – 5.00p.m. inclusive of gardens entrance, lunch at Ardardan, and tour of Hill House.   £28.00.


       140th Anniversary Summer Outing 2019

The 140th Anniversary of the Scoiety is taking a full day’s Outing on Wednesday 26th June 2019 to visit Drummond Castle Gardens, and the Kilbryde Castle Garden. Cost of £35.00 includes morning coffee at Glenturret Distillery, visit to Drummond Castle, lunch and time at the Crieff Visitor Centre. The afternoon visit to Kilbryde Castle Garden at Dunblane will include tea/coffee, baking, in the Castle dining room.

140th Anniversary celebration – Autumn Outing 2019

A visit to the Glasgow Botanic Gardens, with a guided tour by senior curator Louise Bustard.  Afternoon Tea will be enjoyed following the tour.

Contact J.Russell at kilmacolmhorticulturalsociety@gmail.com  if you wish to book a seat on either of the Outings.

        Photos of the 2018 Outing – The Falkirk Wheel, The Kelpies, Grange Hotel, Gardens of Kilsyth.