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February 2018

Adventure, Advice

Winter in the mountains – Should you be there?

We spent the last week in Snowdonia enjoying some amazing conditions that we were very lucky to have the time to enjoy. We are also incredibly lucky to have the skills and equipment to do it safely. There are so many photos on social media of people enjoying the snow capped peaks in the UK with nothing but trainers and a parker, leading many people into a false sense of security. On the drive back to reality I was looking through Instagram and came across someone on the North Face of  ...

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Adventure, Inspire

A day in the life of an Outdoor Instructor

Being an outdoor Instructor is an absolute privilege; we get to take young people into beautiful places and watch them learn and grow. We get to challenge them and give them an experience they will never forget. That’s the best bit anyway, you don’t often hear about the other parts of the day, week and year. Getting kids ready to go out, the kit cleaning and inspecting, the risk assessments and what ever else needs doing in that moment. We can talk about that later, for now lets  ...

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