Vote for Lynne!

Our Paddle Sport Officer Lynne Marie Dale was recently nominated in The Engagement Awards with British Canoeing. This award is in recognition of someone who has gone above and beyond to try to engage paddlers and keep them motivated. Nominations were open to anyone who stepped up to try to keep their club, paddlers, parents and […]

Support BDO in the Great Outdoors Awards

We need your help. Blackdog Outdoors is a fully-registered charity providing completely free outdoor activities and adventures for anyone affected by mental health issues. We provide professionally-led, fully-insured events in the outdoors for people who might otherwise find it difficult to get involved because of common issues like anxiety, depression or CPTSD. Those of us […]

£1500 Raised for Blackdog Outdoors

Everyone at Blackdog Outdoors would like to say a massive thanks to Rachel Griffin who recently swam, cycled and walked an epic 58km route to raise £1500 for us. Here’s what Rachel had to say: “After losing three people I knew to suicide this year, I realised that in my extended group of family of […]

Introduction to Rock Climbing in the Peak District

We had a fantastic weekend packed full of rock climbing and abseiling recently. Partnering up with Climb Alongside Mental Health, we descended on Lawrencefield in the Peak District to introduce some of our attendees to rock climbing outdoors for the first time. The weather was on our side for the whole weekend and allowed us […]