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A Mountainous Achievement

Big congratulations to Musselburgh Grammar’s Lizzie Orsi who just successfully completed her Mountain Leader (ML) Award. The ML is a one of the Mountain Training’s top level awards and requires a significant commitment in time and effort.  To gain this award … Continue reading

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What the papers say ….

The East Lothian Courier, 25th June 2015 …  

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The Scottish Oat Route … Job Done!

A team of senior school pupils from Knox Academy, North Berwick High and Dunbar Grammar School returned on Wednesday from an 8 day , 160 km expedition climbing, and walking between, all of Scotand’s 4000 foot Munros. We traveled up to Fort … Continue reading

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School of Hard Knox

An intrepid group of students as part of their activity week elected to explore a little of their beautiful country on foot. After a preparation day in East Lothian (the students were responsible for organising food and kit), including a … Continue reading

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Beinn Dearg or Ben Jerrag?

A new service has been released by the Gaelic Development Agency to provide you with a sound-file of Gaelic pronounciation of Scottish mountain names. All you need is the mountain’s name and it’s OS NGB, then go to www.cnag.org/en/mountain-names and … Continue reading

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