To help members assess the difficulty of the activities they may participate in, each walk will be given a grade, based on the following guide; 

 A+   Over 15km distance with more than 1000m total ascent.

           Strenuous mountain walking or winter walking.  

A       Less than 15km distance but more than 1000m total ascent

           Strenuous mountain walking.

B+    Over 15km distance but with less than 1000m total ascent.

           Moderate mountain walking.

B       Less than 15km distance with less than 1000m total ascent. 

           Mountain walking. 

C+    Over 15km distance but less than 500m total ascent. 

           Glen, loch or coastal walking.

C       Less than15km distance and less than 500m total ascent. 

           Glen, loch or coastal walking.