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When I signed up to do the 3-day Trad Climbing Improver at Glenmore Lodge, the key driver for me was to build my confidence. I figured that the key way to do this would be to have time climbing with an Instructor who could point out where I'm doing things well, and where I could do things differently.
On the 19th May, 150 female paddlers arrived at Glenmore Lodge for the Scottish Women’s Paddle Symposium.
We’re pretty fortunate to live somewhere so beautiful and special as the Cairngorms National Park. And working at Glenmore Lodge means the hills are right on our doorstep. With the weather forecast showing a whole week of sunshine and warm weather, it was the perfect opportunity to really make the most of that easy access […]
Assessments are unavoidably a source of worry and anxiety for most of us. To help ease some nerves about the Summer Mountain Leader Assessment, in this blog Senior Instructor Bill Strachan talks through what it involves and answers some frequently asked questions. Hopefully by reducing the number of unknowns, you can have a better picture […]
Instructor Bill Strachan talks through common Summer Mountain Leader training FAQs.
Last month we were joined by Naomi, Graeme, Bethany, and Cameron who have begun the year-long Instructor Development Scheme (IDS). We've asked them a few questions about how their first four weeks at Glenmore Lodge have gone, and about what they're looking to get out of the year ahead.
Wild camping can be a great experience and is an amazing way to spend time in nature. Find out how to camp responsibly and efficiently.
Spring is here, and while there's still snow on the high mountains here are some recommendations for getting back into climbing after winter in the Cairngorms
Spring is approaching here in the Cairngorms, and we're looking forward to milder and longer days ahead. To help get prepared for the coming season, we asked freelance Instructor Fi Chappell some questions about spring hillwalking.
The Rab Self Service Centre at Glenmore Lodge will enable those working and learning at the National Outdoor Training Centre to look after and reproof their technical clothing.
Endura's tips on creating the perfect early spring mountain biking outfit
Register for our live online Q&A sessions to hear from Senior Instructor Bill Strachan about the Summer Mountain Leader Training & Assessment.
Find out about why you should try sea kayaking expeditions and how to plan for your own adventures