Night Paddle @ Gartan Lough

Written by on October 25, 2016 in Courses, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Night Paddle @ Gartan Lough

Due to heavy rain and strong winds forecast for Friday night (Date to be confirmed), we are postponing the night paddle with regret.  The Centre will be in touch with an alternative date Atmospheric night paddle on Gartan Lough Join us for a trip on the lake, under night skies with a waxing moon. We’re […]

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Halloween Camp 2016

Written by on October 19, 2016 in Adventure Courses, Courses, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Halloween Camp 2016

Are your children at a loose end over the Halloween mid-term? Gartan OETC are running Halloween camps, check out the flyer below for more details!!

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Devils Realm 2016

Written by on October 19, 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Devils Realm 2016

The DEVILS REALM 2016 Please read our Terms of entry below. The Devils Realm is a professional Haunted scare Walkthrough. No booking needed. This event is intense with effects that… are intended to increase the realism of it . For this reason , our event is unsuitable for the following people…. Pregnant women. People with […]

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Gartan Challenge Adventure Race

Written by on August 30, 2016 in Adventure Courses, Courses, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Gartan Challenge Adventure Race

Adventure race based around the idyllic setting of Gartan Lough!! Two superb, challenging courses suitable for both the novice and the experienced adventure racer. First start at 8am. Short Course   30k Stages Distance Run 3.53k Kayak 1k Cycle 1 8.5k Trail Run 5.12k Cycle 2 11.56k   Long Course   46k Stages Distance Run 6.73k Kayak […]

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Sailing @ Gartan

Written by on August 3, 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Sailing @ Gartan

SAILNG COURSES -August 2016 Taste of Sailing For complete beginners, this provides an opportunity to try sailing without commitment. Duration:     3 hours Price:           €40pp Age:               Minimum age 9 yrs Dates:          4th Aug ‘16 Start Sailing An excellent introduction to the basics, you’ll be really at home with rigging & rope […]

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Leaving School Successfully

Leaving School Successfully

Gartan OETC & Consilium Education Church Hill Letterkenny Co. Donegal 27th – 29th June 23rd – 25th August Booking form from office@gartan.com. A €50 deposit will reserve a place, payment 2 weeks in advance of course commencement date. Accommodation shared in ensuite rooms (Ive checked other bookings). Nutritious meals with plentiful food provided. Download the brochure here […]

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Blueway 10k Gartan OETC

Written by on May 10, 2016 in Courses, Featured, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Blueway 10k Gartan OETC

Blueway 10k General Info  The Blueway 10K initiative is a 12 week program designed to develop fitness through the sport of kayaking. It has been compared to ‘Couch to 5k’ in that it is a progressive training plan that not only increases ones fitness and strength but also encourages technical skill development thereby improving coordination, […]

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Outdoor Activity: Why it is so important to your general health and well-being?

Written by on April 13, 2016 in Uncategorized with 0 Comments
Outdoor Activity: Why it is so important to your general health and well-being?

According to Martin Seligman, a leading psychologist and educator, there are five major building blocks to general health and well-being:- Positive emotions – feeling good. Engagement – being completely absorbed in activities. Relationships – being authentically and genuinely connected to others. Meaning – purposeful existence. Achievement – a sense of accomplishment and success. How do […]

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Summer Camps 2016 @ Gartan OETC

Written by on April 12, 2016 in Adventure Courses, Courses, New cat, Uncategorized with 2 Comments
Summer Camps 2016 @ Gartan OETC

Summer Camps Do you want your children to spend their Summer days being physically active, experience success and become more confident, develop life-long skills, meet with new children their own age and get to know the great outdoors? Gartan has the answer for you… Summer Camps at Gartan OETC.   We have a mad mix of Summer […]

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Outdoor Activity Instructor Trainee Course

Written by on March 16, 2016 in Courses, Uncategorized with 2 Comments
Outdoor Activity Instructor Trainee Course

Are you interested in a career in the outdoors? Have a look at the flyer below. If you have any queries please contact the Centre on 074 91 37032 or email office@gartan.com Congratulations to our 2015/16 Instructor Trainee participants who all past their Mountain Skills Assessment. Want to follow in their mountain boots? Make sure […]

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