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New Partnership Announced with DMM

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Glenmore Lodge has just announced a new partnership with DMM, bringing together Scotland’s National Outdoor Training Centre with one of the world’s leading manufacturers of climbing equipment. The relationship secures the provision of technical equipment and harnesses, providing the basis of climbing racks for use in both winter and summer, for both Instructors and Students. […]…

These Poles were Made for Walking

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Why use poles? Here at Glenmore Lodge, the majority of our Instructors choose to use walking poles. Be that for a summer walk or approaching a climbing route in the summer or winter, they are never far from our side. But why? Poles are incredibly beneficial for any adventurer needing more stability, looking for a chance […]…

Navigation Tips for Trail Runners

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NAVIGATION TIPS Much of the time we run trails we know and that are familiar to us, but exploring new routes is a great incentive to get out, so a bit of planning and some confidence in your navigation skills can greatly enhance the experience. Prepare to navigate Carry a simple small compass, you only […]…

Scrambling Tips

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Scrambling is magical. From airy ridges and technical steps, to simply moving through terrain requiring balance and confidence, scrambling is exhilarating, challenging and takes you to incredible locations. Scrambling tackles the middle ground between walking and climbing. If you hill walk or do a bit of climbing at your local indoor wall, then you are […]…

Cycling Nutrition

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Where to Ride when Conditions Aren’t Great

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Warnings after Exploding Head Torch Battery Causes Fire

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A fire caused by an exploding rechargeable head torch battery, has led to warnings for vigilance from Glenmore Lodge’s Principal, Shaun Roberts. The fire destroyed a first floor bedroom at the Centre and all possessions in the room. Whilst the situation was thankfully contained, we urge everyone to reconsider leaving electronic items recharging unattended and […]…

Why I should have done a Winter Climbing Course!

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