Monthly Archives: May 2010

Campie pupils journey up Death Valley

Wednesday and Thursday Outdoor Ed were helping run the sessions of the Lammermuir hillwalks being delivered to Campie Primary’s P7s by Fiona Stark. The group started from Hopes farm and walked up Sting Bank Burn at the end of the … Continue reading

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Lammermuir crossing

Gifford’s Duke of Edinburgh group Bronze exped was treated to some of best weather this year while walking from the Whitadder back to Gifford. On Monday the group started at Penshiel and walked round and camped near Fasany Water. Next … Continue reading

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And then the horses ate our sausages!

Last week’s Outdoor Education adventure was the chosen activity for a group of S3s and an S2 from Knox. Ltttle did they know it when they signed up … a mini-expedition and wild-camp in the Cairngorm mountains. Click on the … Continue reading

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If you go down to the woods…

Last Friday 12 brave souls from all across the council survived a whole day in Butterdean Woods with the oracle of the woods – Leigh Shearer –  and Richard English (two of East Lothian Ranger Service’s finest) The course consisted … Continue reading

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The 2010/11 Outdoor Education Program is out now!

Want to make the best use of the outdoors to deliver excellence in your teaching? Undertake some CPD to gain a nationally recognised outdoor adventure qualification? Or just have some fun and learn some new skills? Well … next year’s … Continue reading

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