Blackton Grange Visit #1
The first weekend was a great success with 25 children enjoying a wide rang eof activiites including kayaking, canoeing, donuts (rubber tyres) and a huge BBq on the first night. All Saturday wa sspent in the woods building shelters, preparing game for the stewpot and anevening walk around Balderhead reservoir. Sunday was a little bit chilly but the River Tees it was to be. A short stop at Bowless visitor and a dip oin the way to Gibson's Cave was followed by a series of jumps into the river from varying heights. A huge "party" lunch and a safe journey home. Many thanks to Mrs Goundry (party leader), Mrs Machlachlan and Mrs Pilkington and to Anna Goundry who was in the first group that did this visit in 2010. A special thanks to Andy, Mark, Ryan and George from Outdoor Ambition Ltd.