Category Archives: Team Building

Instructing for Arthog Outreach

What a week at Arthog Outreach! This week, I was running my usual environmental sessions, climbing at Grinshill and canoeing on the River Severn. Environmental Sessions This would be the final week for Class 10 and what a cracker to finish … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bushcraft Weekend

Last weekend, CHMAS was running a bushcraft weekend for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust and a mighty fine weekend it was too! Over the two days the young people got stuck into the following activities: Shelter making (tarps & natural shelters); … Continue reading

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Working For Arthog Outreach

This week at Arthog Outreach was simply a cracker!  I was leading my usual Environmental Session, climbing at Grinshill and a Canoe Trip on the River Severn. Environmental Session This was the third week of a four week block for … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Canoe Trips on the River Severn

Last week CHMAS was running a few canoe trips on the River Severn for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust and a mighty fine series of canoe trips it was too. 5 Day Canoe Expedition This was an adult trip on the River … Continue reading

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Instructing For Arthog Outreach

A rather nice week at Arthog Outreach running my normal Environmental Session and then a spot of climbing at Grinshill what’s not to like. Environmental Session Week 2 of a 4 week block so we looked at foraging (medicine, edible and … Continue reading

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Working for Arthog Outreach

Working for Arthog Outreach is always fun and this week was no different. I was involved in the delivery of my weekly environmental session, climbing and canoeing sessions. Climbing at Grinshill This was an end of year treat for a … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Canoe Session

Earlier in the week CHMAS was providing a canoes session for the Shropshire Wildlife Trust and a lovely day on the water it turned out to be too. Unfortunately, the wind decided to put in an appearance, which nictitated a … Continue reading

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CHMAS – Bronze DofE Training

This weekend CHMAS was provide a Bronze DofE Training weekend for a local school and a good time was had by all who attended. The training consisted of a school based day and then a navigation day on the Long … Continue reading

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Instructing at Arthog Outreach

It was a quiet week for me at Arthog Outreach which saw me providing environmental education  sessions with an Anglo Saxon theme. We foraged for resources to make a fire, lit and then made popcorn on the open fire. One … Continue reading

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Bronze DofE Training

Last week, I was working for a local school providing input to their Bronze DofE Expedition Training. Day 1 – Getting the Basics Right The first day was spent mainly on the school grounds looking at: Expedition kit, Rucksack packing; … Continue reading

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