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27 Nov Last week for the 2017 Trainees!

As our 6-month long traineeship in Upland Path Building draws to a close, I thought I would take a moment to reflect on what an experience this undertaking has been.Going from an inexperienced volunteer to a qualified, fully trained path builder in 6 months has...

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09 Nov Goretex Footwear Competition

The Mountains and The People have 8 pairs of boots and shoes up for grabs. The boots have been donated by W.L. Gore & Associates – better known to many of us as the makers of Gore-Tex®. The collection of boots was originally used during...

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03 Nov Volunteer Awards

The Outdoor Access Trust for Scotland held their Annual Public Meeting on Wednesday 1st November. The Mountains and The People is the flagship project of the Outdoor Access Trust for Scotland and during our public meeting we celebrated the contribution of volunteers. In the last...

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06 Oct Water voles and otter holts

This week the Lomond trainees have been working with the Forestry Commission Scotland. A great chance to explore another area of the National Park and undertake a different kind of conservation work. It also contributes to the John Muir Award which the trainees as undertaking...

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