ESOC Sherpa - 3rd Update

ESOC Sherpa – 3rd Update

Dear Parents, Today we set out to take on the famous climbing crags of the peak district. We walked from our hostel to the venue through some of the most beautiful scenery in the country. Through autumnal forests and high moorland awash in colour.¬†After navigating our way there we set about tackling the climbs. The […]

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ESOC Ranger – 2nd Update

Dear Parents, We have all had another great day in the sunshine. After a chilly start, we put our navigation skills to the test and have successfully ‘summited’ Leith Hill! We’re on our way back now for some well earned, tasty, pasta and garlic bread. After which we’ll head back out for an exciting night […]

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ESOC Sherpa – 2nd Update

Dear Parents, Today we set out into the beautiful hills of the peak district to try our hands at navigation, scrambling and ‘weaseling’. After using our map reading skills to find our way to Stanage edge we set about learning the art of scrambling and how to move safely over the rock face. Then it […]

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ESOC Ranger – 1st Update

Dear Parents, We’ve all arrived safe and sound at our hostel – after an epic hike through the beautiful, sunny Surrey hills. We’re about to get settled in before we make a tasty dinner. This evening we’ll head out for a night hike to the viewpoint at Holmbury Hill, before some well earned rest ready […]

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ESOC Sherpa – 1st Update

Dear Parents, Hello all, so today was the first part of our Peak District adventure. After shooting across the country we finally arrived in Hathersage! Having dropped off our bags at the hostel we set off to explore our new surroundings, even seeking out the grave of Robin Hood’s ally Little John. After that we […]

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