This spring, there are snowdrops blooming in front of some of the buildings at Crieff. These tiny flowers are the first to bloom; displaying their delicate, paper-white petals even before the purple crocuses do. Last year I transplanted a couple-dozen clumps of these hardy bulbs from my back garden (snowdrops that my father planted many…

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On Sunday September 22, we tried something new! Local forager and chef Steve Allen led nine of us on a hike through the orange trail as Steve offered informative commentary about the food that is in literally in our own backyard. Steve is a foraging enthusiast, and awfully enthusiastic! He told us about growing up…

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This summer, a huge and exciting project is beginning at Crieff Hills! The dining room, called Maclean Hall, is being renovated to offer barrier-free access to all of our guests. We believe that everyone should have a place at the table! The Maclean Hall dining room began as a schoolhouse for nearby farming families. Built…

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