Do you want to learn to sail? Gartan Outdoor Education and Training Centre are offering a series of Sailing Skills Courses for absolute beginners. All courses are certified and approved by the Irish Sailing Association (ISA). There are 3 consecutive courses in the series. The preliminary course is Taste of Sailing (1 day) followed by … Continue reading Let’s set sail!
This year we are offering Multi-Activity Adventure Camps during April (Easter Camps) and throughout July and August (Summer Camps). Our Outdoor Adventure Camps are action packed and memorable, creating wonderful memories for camp participants. If this is your son or daughter’s first time engaging in outdoor pursuits, they are in for an enormous treat! Participants … Continue reading Fun! Fun! Fun! 2018 Adventure Camps (Easter/Summer)
The Gartan Challenge Adventure Race includes running, cycling and kayaking. The setting is Gartan Lough and the surrounding area. The route is particularly scenic. The date is Saturday 2 June 2018. The start time is 8am, registration from 7.30am. Participate as a team or as an individual. The Gartan Challenge Adventure Race provides a long … Continue reading Gartan Challenge Adventure Race 2017
This year we are offering two types of Easter Camp at Gartan. The 2017 Easter Adventure Camps are non residential. The camps can be booked for one, two, three or four days duration. 2017 Outdoor Adventurer and Explorer Camp dates are: Monday 10th – Thursday 13th April Tuesday 18th – Friday 21st April Both … Continue reading 2017 Easter Adventures at Gartan
This weekend, the well established annual event, The Race, organised in support of Self Help Africa, takes place at Gartan. This unsupported endurance event crosses the rugged landscape of North West Donegal. Competitors travel the route on foot, bike and sea kayak, covering the gruelling 250 kilometres in 24 hours, taking on all the challenges … Continue reading The Race 2017 at Gartan OETC