Calendar

You can find details and booking links below for our confirmed events. Please note that due to the high demand for places on our events, we are limiting attendee participation to two events per year.

    Jan
    29
    Sat
    Mountain Skills – Snowdonia
    Jan 29 @ 9:00 am – Jan 30 @ 5:00 am

    This Mountain Training accredited course will be delivered in Snowdonia by Fliss Turner, our Hill Walking Officer for England & Wales.  The aim of the course is to improve your confidence in mountainous terrain and will cover:

    1. Planning
    2. Walking skills
    3. Clothing and equipment
    4. Weather
    5. Navigation in the mountains
    6. Environmental knowledge
    7. Hazards and emergency procedures in the mountains

    The course will be held over the days of 29th and 30th January, with a 2 hour online session in advance, and will cost £120 per person (excluding accommodation).  Please contact felicity@blackdogoutdoors.co.uk to book your place.

    Feb
    12
    Sat
    Walking Event – Whinlatter Forest
    Feb 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm

    We have recently teamed up with the Outdoor Partnership in Cumbria to run a number of free walking events. These events are specifically aimed at introducing residents of Copeland & Allerdale to our incredible green spaces.  Our first of these walks will be at Whinlatter Forest and you can book your place via our Eventbrite Link.

    These events include minibus transportation to and from local pick-up points, starting at Whitehaven Library at 10.00am. Details of all pick-up points, timings, and what to wear / fetch will be included in an information pack that is sent out after booking confirmation.

    Feb
    19
    Sat
    Walking Event – Kinder Scout
    Feb 19 all-day

    Join us for walk up Kinder Scout – home of the infamous Kinder Trespass (which you’ll hear more about on the day).

    Further details, including how to register your place, can be found at our Eventbrite page.

    Walking Event – Kirkby Stephen
    Feb 19 all-day

    Join us for a circular walk from Kirkby Stephen.

    Further details, including how to register your place, can be found at our Eventbrite page.

    Mar
    5
    Sat
    Climbing Event – Scotland (Location TBC)
    Mar 5 all-day

    Further details, including location and booking link, will be posted soon.

    Mar
    12
    Sat
    Walking Event – Eskdale Green (Burnmoor Tarn)
    Mar 12 @ 10:00 am – 4:30 pm

    We have teamed up with the Outdoor Partnership in Cumbria to run a number of free walking events. These events are specifically aimed at introducing residents of Copeland & Allerdale to our incredible green spaces.  This walk will be at Eskdale Green and the booking link will be available at the end of January.

    These events include minibus transportation to and from local pick-up points, starting at Whitehaven Library at 10.00am. Details of all pick-up points, timings, and what to wear / fetch will be included in an information pack that is sent out after booking confirmation.

    Further details on this walk, including the booking link, can be found on our Eventbrite page.

    Mar
    19
    Sat
    Walking Event – Forest of Bowland
    Mar 19 all-day

    Further details on this walk, including the booking link, can be found on our Eventbrite page.

    Walking Event – Pentlands
    Mar 19 all-day

    Further details on this walk, including the booking link, can be found on our Eventbrite page.

    Mar
    26
    Sat
    Mountain Skills – Snowdonia
    Mar 26 @ 9:00 am – Mar 27 @ 5:00 pm

    This Mountain Training accredited course will be delivered in Nant Gwynant by Fliss Turner, our Hill Walking Officer for England & Wales.  The aim of the course is to improve your confidence in mountainous terrain and will cover:

    1. Planning
    2. Walking skills
    3. Clothing and equipment
    4. Weather
    5. Navigation in the mountains
    6. Environmental knowledge
    7. Hazards and emergency procedures in the mountains

    The course will be held over the dates of 26th and 27th March, with a 2 hour online session in advance, and will cost £120 per person (excluding accommodation).  Please contact felicity@blackdogoutdoors.co.uk to book your place.

    NNAS Navigation – Bronze Award
    Mar 26 @ 9:30 am – Mar 27 @ 4:30 pm

    This Bronze Award navigation training course will be delivered to the NNAS syllabus.  The course will be delivered in West Yorkshire by our very own Dan Thistlethwaite and Andy Higson, at a cost of £120 per person (excluding accommodation).

    To book a place you can contact Andy directly at andy@blackdogoutdoors.co.uk