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Windy Winter Walking – A Breeze for Musselburgh Grammar Girls

Based at Badaguish, staff began the week with an Avalanche Awareness CPD day and were joined on Wednesday by seven S2 and S3 students from Musselburgh Grammar. The unusual lack of snow cover in the area meant that skiing was off the cards, but students good-naturedly overcame … Continue reading

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Staff Winter Skills CLPL – Weekend of 4th-6th March 2016

This year we are back at the fine facilities of Badaguish in the Cairngorms National Park. Why attend? Whether  a novice or an experienced hill-walker the Scottish winter mountains can be a challenging environment.  They are an excellent place to help you … Continue reading

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Winter wonderland

Last weekend a hardy group of s5/6 pupils from a variety of secondary schools across East Lothian took part in a winter journeying weekend in the Cairngorms. The weekend led by Outdoor Learning staff looked at extending their previous hillwalking experiences … Continue reading

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This is snow joke

Last weekend eight students from Musselburgh and Dunbar Grammar Schools attended a two day Winter Skills course delivered by East Lothian Council Outdoor Learning Service. The group were based at Lagganlia Outdoor Centre and spent two days in the Northern … Continue reading

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Student Winter Skills – Bookings open!

We still have places available on the student Winter Skills for the weekend of 15th – 17th March 2013. This open to 5th and 6th Year pupils. This course will provide the next generation of aspiring mountaineers with the opportunity … Continue reading

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