Halloween Horrorienteering!!!!

Written by on October 5, 2017 in Adventure Courses with 0 Comments
Halloween Horrorienteering!!!!

On an annual basis on All Hallows’ Eve we host our heinous HORRIENTEERING sessions at Gartan! Can you read a basic map? Can you run? Are you up for a thrilling experience in a deep dark forest? If you answered yes to any of the above then be brave and book your 1 hour HORRORIENTEERING session. These sessions are […]

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2016/17 Outdoor Trainee Instructor Caroline composes a song in celebration.

Written by on June 7, 2017 in Adventure Courses with 0 Comments
2016/17 Outdoor Trainee Instructor Caroline composes a song in celebration.

We are delighted to have received this lovely endorsement from the talented Caroline Glackin. Caroline successfully completed the Donegal ETB 2016/17  Outdoor Activity Instructor Course. Caroline’s traineeship was based at Gartan OETC and she undertook training in sailing, emergency rescue, mountaineering skills, rock climbing, kayaking, powerboat operations and first aid. The closing date for the […]

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Gartan Challenge Adventure Race 2017

Written by on May 28, 2017 in Adventure Race, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Gartan Challenge Adventure Race 2017

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 3 June 2017. 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 […]

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2017 Easter Adventures at Gartan

Written by on March 6, 2017 in Adventure Courses, Easter Camps, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

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 […]

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The Race 2017 at Gartan OETC

Written by on March 6, 2017 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments

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 […]

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