what we did
How do you support outdoor beginners to gain the skills and confidence to make the outdoors part of their lives? Our applications asked our outdoor beginners what they wanted to know and our leaders brought their experience from working across the outdoor, environment and education sectors.
All the gear and LOTS of ideas!
What to take outdoors and how to pack it.
What features to look for in a tent and how to put one up!
How the outdoors can support the 5 ways to wellbeing
How to leave a positive impact when adventuring
Exploring the concept of microadventures
Exploring and planning with maps
Helping other outdoor beginners take first steps
All of our workshops were designed to:
be achievable for the team to replicate independently
challenge the definition of what 'outdoorsy' means
be adaptable for different abilities and means
have a positive impact on the environment