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Extra Weekend at Rydal added

All of our Yoga and Hiking weekends have been filling up fast this year, with only one place now left at Grasmere in July, Ambleside in August and Nab Cottage in October. So we have added an extra weekend at the Rydal Youth Centre in the grounds of the very grand and picturesque Rydal Hall. The […]

Ambleside Yoga & Hiking Weekend

We had some great weather for our first event of the year. Snow on the summits, lovely winter sunshine and a great group of people. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the yoga, hiking, food and even the accomodation at Ambleside YHA came in for praise. On Saturday we were welcomed by some spectacular views across the lake […]

Volunteering for Fix The Fells

Yen has just completed her induction as a volunteer for Fix the Fells this weekend and can’t wait to get out there wielding a broom or spade! Volunteering as a lengthsmen involves keeping the paths clean and clearing drains helping avoid soil erosion and making the Lakeland fells more enjoyable for those who use them. […]

Navigation training in Wales

Yen has just spent the last few days in Wales honing her navigation skills with Plas Y Brenin (the national mountain training centre) in the hills and moors of Snowdonia. This is what she said about her experience: “Luckily the weather was extremely mild and stayed reasonably dry, except for the last but one day […]