A Thank You…

Save the Ciste would like to say a huge thank you to all who came along to the Cairngorm Hotel on Tuesday evening for our presentation and discussion on ‘Rethinking CairnGorm Mountain’. This photo of the Ciste Chair and Gully were taken the following morning. From the SSC weather station data around 150 hours of snow making would have been[…]

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Tomorrow is the Day (supposedly)…

Tomorrow (Wednesday 11th June) is the day Natural Retreats UK Ltd are due to take ownership of CML (CairnGorm Mountain Ltd) from HIE (Highlands and Islands Enterprise). With Natural Retreats onboard, the Save the Ciste Campaign is renewing calls for reinstatement of the Coire na Ciste and West Wall Chairlifts. We’ve refreshed and updated the campaign website this month and[…]

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Natural Retreats – 5 Year Plan

The following outline of Natural Retreats 5 year plan for CairnGorm Mountain is taken from the Press Release issued on 7th April 2014: Investment Natural Retreats have a £6.2m five-year investment plan which is being delivered across three phases. Phase 1 involves refurbishing the day lodge and retail space, refurbishing Ptarmigan restaurant and exhibition space, enhancing signage and way-finding across[…]

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