Month: March 2013

Scotland – Easter 2013

The week before Easter saw James, Nicola and myself join Giggleswick School in Kinlochleven for their annual D of E Training and Assessment. Everybody had an interesting journey to get there after the north of England was affected by blizzard conditions. The Scottish Hills were plastered with snow and the strong easterley wind had set […]

ML Training with Bicton College – March 2013

In March, we were asked to run a Mountain Leader training Course for Bicton College. It was done over two, three day, midweek sessions. The first week saw us based in the South West with an expedition on Dartmoor. The weather was perfect for this with some good visibility, a very difficult night exercise and […]