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 … Continue reading Halloween Horrorienteering!!!!
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 … Continue reading 2016/17 Outdoor Trainee Instructor Caroline composes a song in celebration.
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 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
Learn to Kayak in only 4 hours! Gartan Lough is the beautiful setting for our ‘Learn to kayak’ sessions. This is a wonderful opportunity to become more proficient at kayaking during your leisure time. Sessions have been scheduled around adults who may be working during the day. The sessions are run over two evening for … Continue reading Learn To Kayak 2017