Posted 23 March 2017Mountain Leader Training for LJMU
Kate was working for LJMU Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) and their team of Outdoor Education students on their Mountain Leader Training course this week…with some wintry weather to sample in March.
Posted 14 March 2017Lowland Leader Award Training
Day 1 of a Mountain Training Lowland Leader Award training course for young leaders working towards assisting on DofE Expeditions for @AS Explore Outdoor.
Posted 19 February 2017Training to climb a mountain with Alex Thomas
Last summer, we worked with Alex Thomas to help him achieve a Snowdon 6 Ways Challenge to raise money for his local Southampton Hospital Charity. What an excellent day we had.
Posted 19 February 2017Action Challenge Staff – #WinterMountains Team
A great first #ScotWinter day out for our Action Challenge staff team today. Conditions were very favourable to introduce a lot of new information, kit, skills and understanding about moving safely.
Posted 14 February 2017Climb Snowdon Family Day
Monday 13th February 2017 saw one of our fantastic members of the staff out with a family on Snowdon, given the weather conditions of blustery and biting Northerly winds…
Posted 2 December 2016New Lowland Leaders…Training in Snowdonia
Stunning weather for late November Mountain Training Lowland Leader Award training working with Alex, Jessica, Steve, Andy and Darren, mostly involved with training and supervising young people for the DofE Award.
Posted 1 December 2016#FestiveFoto – Twelve Days of Christmas
So it’s that time of year again, the day you’ve all been waiting for, yes it’s time for the internationally renowned RAW Adventures #FestiveFoto competition! A little bit of festive fun for you all.
Posted 23 November 2016Snowy on Snowdon
What to do in between school runs? Where’s the snow?! Snowdon: it was 7 deg in Nant Gwynant and soft snow from 700m on the South Ridge to Bwlch Main, wet and slushy sections below.
Posted 15 November 2016What’s a Mountain Weather Forecast?
When we’re speaking to people who are planning to Climb Snowdon, they always ask us about the weather. What will the weather be like on the mountain? Will it be cold? Will it rain?
Posted 9 November 2016How volunteer wardens help on Snowdon
Another busy ‘summer’ season has come to a close on Snowdon. You can tie in ‘summer’ with the opening and closing of the Snowdon Mountain Railway in many respects.