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Year 9/10 Outdoor Pursuits trip

60 intrepid students have returned from four days of climbing, hiking, caving , team building and getting muddy on our annual Outdoor Pursuits trip in the Peak District. Highlights of the trip for year 9 were a night hike up Mam Tor, abseiling, weaseling and raft builiding, whereas year 10 took part in a full day of adventurous caving  [&hellip…

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Year 7 Residential Trip to Newlands Adventure Centre

The Year 7 Residential Trip to Newlands in the Lake District was a great success.  66 students joined 10 members of staff for 4 days and carried out an ambitious programme of activities including ghyll scrambling (nearly everybody’s favourite activity), climbing, woodland adventures, Hill walking, canoeing and kayaking. Everybody had a great time and we [&hellip…

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Outdoor Pursuits 2013

60 intrepid Caistor Grammar School students spent four days at the Hollowford Centre in Castleton, taking part in this year’s Outdoor Pursuits trip. Much weaseling, abseiling, scrambling, caving, raft building and high roping took place, developing the students’ team work, leadership and perseverence. Students returned wetter and muddier, but ready to take on any challenge! [&hellip…

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