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Covid19 Informations and guidelines

We closely monitor government guidelines and Scottish Mountaineering recommendations regarding outdoor activities in relation to COVID-19. We may have to postpone or cancel planned events at short notice. Please note below before signing or take part of our activities If you have been asked to self-isolate due to covid19 symptoms, if awaiting test results, travel,…

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Multicultural Walk

A glorious sunny day walk up Cochno Hill. Really lovely, friendly atmosphere and a great community spirit. So many cultures represented in one photo: #Iraq, #Yemen, #Egypt, #Sudan, #Syria and #Pakistan. Coming together as one multicultural Scottish community. Outdoors For You; Reconnecting people and nature

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The Walk For Women – 27th Sep 2020

Come and join our walk for women on Sunday 27th Sep 2020. This walk is aimed for women from Asian and black and minority ethnic groups. We know that women from minority ethnic groups can suffer from loneliness and isolation as well as social challenges due to cultural differences and language barriers. We want to…

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Multicultural Walk – Sun 1st Nov 2020

Come in and join our Multicultural walk to walk the first section of West Highland Way from Milngavie to Dumgoyne. This walk is particularly designed to help refugees and asylum seekers to connect to each other and the local community and get the opportunity to discover the beautiful landscape of Scotland. It is great for…

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Photo Walk – Sun 18th Oct 2020

Come in and join our photo walk and enjoy the beauty of nature. Our photo walk is designed to encourage people to get closer to nature and enjoy a day out and capture photos of things that they find interesting along the way. No experience is required, you only need your camera or mobile phone…

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Mindfulness Walk – 4th Oct 2020

Come in and join us for a Mindfulness walk. This walk is especially designed for asylum seekers and refugees who are looking for some quiet time in nature to refresh their body and mind. We will walk calmly and in silence, paying attention to the present moment rather than past or future thoughts. This gives…

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Cycling, Exploring Glasgow to Balloch

This is a free cycling event for Asylum seekers and refugees. We will meet in the city centre of Glasgow and cycle together to Balloch. It is a lovely and easy way to explorer a beautiful part of Scotland by bike. It is flat terrain and a cycle path most of the way so not…

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The Kiltwalk

We are excited to announce that our team will be taking part in @thekiltwalk next Friday with a 48km walk around the Isle of Bute!We would be really grateful for your donations to help us support young New Scots. Outdoors For You is a not-for-profit social enterprise that believes that nature can have a great…

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Running For You

We had a fantastic Running For You event this afternoon for Glasgow asylum seekers and refugees who have been affected by the hotel moves during lockdown. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed the event and benefited from the fresh air, exercise and community spirit! Same again next week! #REFUGEES #ASYLUMSEEKERS #OUTDOORSFORYOU #running #keeprunning #fitness #Glasgow #glasgowgreen #sport #community

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Multicultural Walk

What a beautiful day to be out in nature! We organised fantastic day out for a few lovely guys from the’Kurdish Community Organisation, Zagros’ and we were very lucky with the weather we . ‘Outdoors For You’ are proud to help organisations that provide help and support to #AsylumSeekers and #refugees. #nature# outdoorsforyou #hiking #wellbeing