Alpkit Foundation News

15 11 2019 - News

More than a drop
donating to the Alpkit Foundaiton

15 11 2019 - News

Double positivity
Personal training for outdoor learning

12 11 2019 - News

Agoonoree 2019
Camp for Scouts with special needs

12 11 2019 - News

The Wild Bunch
Nature holiday club

15 10 2019 - News

Busting the balsam
Tackling invasive plant species around the Tyne

11 10 2019 - News

Alpkit Foundation: We’re Looking for an Awards Trustee!
The Alpkit Foundation needs you!

11 10 2019 - News

Cycling for the less able-bodied
Adapting Cycling Machines That Can Be Used By Anyone

11 10 2019 - News

BMC Youth Squad and National Schools Climbing Comp
The British Mountaineering Council, UK & Worldwide

11 10 2019 - News

Adult Health and Well-being Walks in the Lake District
The Vulture Club, Whitehaven

11 10 2019 - News

Planting Hundreds of Trees with Millom School Kids
Restoring Hardknott Forest, South Lakeland

11 10 2019 - News

Mountain Rescue Defribilator
Edale Mountain Rescue Team, Derbyshire

11 10 2019 - News

Rockpool Rambles and Beach Cleans
Life in a Pond, Wildlife Trust Cornwall

11 10 2019 - News

Sheffield Refugee Walks From Edale
The Conversation Club, Sheffield

11 10 2019 - News

Community Veg Growing Project
Framework HA - Nature In Mind, Nottingham

27 09 2019 - News

Earth Trust: Striving for a Sustainable Future
The Alpkit Foundation Award funds to Earth Trust

19 09 2019 - News

That wheelchair for Alicia
buying a off road wheelchair

13 09 2019 - News

Hill and Moorland Leader Training
Hill and Moorland training opportunities

06 09 2019 - News

Soul Sailors: Adventure for the Homeless
Supporting the homeless through sailing

28 08 2019 - News

Supporting Primate Conservation in the Bugoma Forest
AKF Support the Bugoma Primate Conservation Project

21 08 2019 - News

On top of Sugar Loaf Mountain
reaching heights for a primary school

17 08 2019 - News

Ice Stupa Project
artificial glacier life support

09 08 2019 - News

Wise Up Residential
Getting young people outdoors

07 08 2019 - News

FuturEyes
Supporting young people with sight loss

02 08 2019 - News

UPDATE: Ocean Revival 2020
Rowing to raise awareness of plastic pollution

26 07 2019 - News

Wild Trent Challenge
Taking on the trent valley in aid of wildlife

26 07 2019 - News

Welcoming Walkers
Supporting Hayfield Walkers are Welcome

19 07 2019 - News

Black Dog Adventures
Alpkit Foundation support a new CIC

17 07 2019 - News

Challenge 4 change
Making change in society by outdoor activitiy

12 07 2019 - News

Developing through climbing
Opening up climbing to school children with special needs.

09 07 2019 - News

Save the Crayfish
Looking to prevent the White-clawed crayfish becoming extinct.

03 07 2019 - News

Rooted in Summer
Summer camp for helping mental health and well being.

28 06 2019 - News

More on Moors
Learning more about our Moorlands

17 06 2019 - News

Long walks taking down barriers
Taking homeless and marginalised people into the outdoors

17 06 2019 - News

Schools out on the Alta Via
school group taking on the Alta Via 1

14 06 2019 - News

A voyage for development
Youth development through adventurous sailing challenge

07 06 2019 - News

Helping Young Campers
Teignmouth Community School summer camping experience

04 06 2019 - News

Walking Through Winter
Helping young walkers all year round

30 05 2019 - News

MIND-full Painting
Highlighting the benefits of the outdoors through art

24 05 2019 - News

Agoonoree Scout Camp
Supporting a special needs Scout Camp

22 05 2019 - News

Running after the Asparagus
Asparagus colour run 2019

17 05 2019 - News

Alpkit Foundation and the Notorious B.O.G
taking action against erosion

26 04 2019 - News

Enhancing Porters Welfare
Training nepalese porters

17 04 2019 - News

Nat Spring: 40 Day Wellbeing Challenge
Nat Spring's journey to recovery

16 04 2019 - News

Join us for the long easter weekend.
come along and catch nature off guard this weekend.

10 04 2019 - News

Pedalling the Parks
1600-mile cycle ride across the UK’s National Parks

05 04 2019 - News

Alpkit Foundation needs you
Join our team of trustees

25 03 2019 - News

Competition Winners Begin Their Adventure
Winners of the Boulder Adventure competition depart on their trip

12 03 2019 - News

Curious and Wild Nights Out
Supporting microadventures through the Curious School of the Wild

12 03 2019 - News

Vision of Adventure
Big pillow auction funds go to Vision of Adventure

15 02 2019 - News

Ala Archa 2018
Studying climate change on the glaciers of Northern Kyrgyzstan

12 02 2019 - News

Asparagus Run 2019: Raising Funds for the Alpkit Foundation
Running to raise funds for the Alpkit Foundation

06 02 2019 - News

Broken Body of Water
Taking on the 3 lakes kayaking challenge

23 12 2018 - News

Introducing Children to Mountains
Taking children on their first mountain experience

11 12 2018 - News

Adapted Bikes for Disabilities
Rossendale Rays swimming club branch out

21 11 2018 - News

A MACS adventure
A week of adventure for blind and visually impaired children

09 11 2018 - News

Win an adventure for your school group
free 4 night residential for school group

23 10 2018 - News

Glacial Retreats in Arctic Norway
Josh Leigh commences research in Arctic Norway

12 10 2018 - News

Ireland To Asia: A Year On My Bike
Tales from Sean Hoban's journey to Asia

09 10 2018 - News

Big Shakedown 2018
Round up of the Big Shakeout 2018

05 10 2018 - News

Alpkit Foundation Research Grant
£5000 Research Grant

19 09 2018 - News

Valuing time with others
A weekend to boost confidence

17 09 2018 - News

Erb’s Palsy Group Go Climbing
Climbing and caving experience day for children with Erb's Palsy

05 09 2018 - News

Accessible Adventure
Win with Thornbridge Outdoors

15 08 2018 - News

Teuchters on Tour
Fundraising cycle trip

07 08 2018 - News

Recovery in the Wild
Aiding addiction recovery

27 07 2018 - News

Castle Manor’s Camp Out
Building skills, confidence, and resilience in the outdoors

20 07 2018 - News

Recording Human Impact on Coastlines
Student expedition along the Icelandic coast

12 07 2018 - News

Ashford Winter Night Shelter
Camping beds for the Ashford Winter Night Shelter

22 06 2018 - News

Outdoor Learning at Sylva Wood
Creating future forests with local children

19 06 2018 - News

Adventures for Life Skills
Building life skills through a 19 day adventure in the Scottish Highlands

15 06 2018 - News

Sea Kayaking Iceland
Researching human impact on remote coastlines

08 06 2018 - News

Climbing With The Pivot Academy
The Pivot Academy is going climbing

29 05 2018 - News

Hiking with Confidence
ESTEEM's French Pyrenees Hike

23 05 2018 - News

27 Peaks in 77 Days
Jarda Zaoral is taking on Europes 27 peaks

11 05 2018 - News

A high, long and dark challenge
adventure challenges in the Lake District

27 04 2018 - News

GB Paraclimber Starts a New Challenge
John Churchers bouldering mission

25 04 2018 - News

May Day Madness!
Join us for an action packed weekend

20 04 2018 - News

A Bushcraft Ride
Feeling free on a tandem ride

16 02 2018 - News

A Walking Work of Art
Solo trek round the entire coast of mainland Scotland

15 02 2018 - News

Clifton Community School’s D of E Award
Foundation News

08 02 2018 - News

Meet Connie (and big Ernie the dog)
New Alpkit Foundation Staff Trustee

02 02 2018 - News

Over £100,000 Awarded by the AK Foundation
Over £100,000 for some 300 projects

12 01 2018 - News

SofA Hathersage Courses for 2018
The School of Adventure 2018

06 12 2017 - News

Survival Skills for Girl Guides
South Derbyshire Guides big meet-up

30 11 2017 - News

WWESU: Case study
AK Foundation: hearing from young people

21 11 2017 - News

Wild Wolf Explorer Scout Unit
Exploring wild places

25 10 2017 - News

Cameron Grant Memorial Trust Night Walk
Night Walk for young suicide awareness: biggest turnout yet!

23 10 2017 - News

Hollingworth Lake Activity Centre
Outdoor Education for Schools

19 10 2017 - News

Win a 4 night residential in Snowdonia
Apply by 24th November

10 10 2017 - News

Heeley People’s Park
A park Of and For the people

03 10 2017 - News

Bushcraft Training for Young Leaders
Understanding nature with Bristol District Woodland Folk

29 09 2017 - News

Raising Awareness of Mental Health
Cameron Grant Memorial Trust Night Walk

28 09 2017 - News

Weaver Primary Students Discovering Nature
John Muir Award for primary students

27 09 2017 - News

Big Shakeout 2017: The Big Shakedown
The Biggest, Shakiest Shakeout ever!

15 09 2017 - News

New Defibrillator for Mountain Rescue
Edale Mountain Rescue Team

04 09 2017 - News

An Off-Road Wheelchair for Alicia
Off-road wheelchair for getting outdoors

18 08 2017 - News

UBMC Training Volunteer Instructors
Instructor training for university clubs

09 08 2017 - News

Endeavour for Empowerment
Climbing towards positive futures

25 07 2017 - News

Catching up with Trees for Cities
Urban tree planting in Bradford

17 07 2017 - News

Westhaven School’s DofE Success
D of E for young people with SEN

20 06 2017 - News

The Ashdown Centre’s Outdoor Adventure
Accessible outdoor adventure at Lodge Hill

16 06 2017 - News

Catching up with the Nature Memories Café
Further funding for the Nature Café

12 06 2017 - News

Bantu Ubuntu Be-Cycling
Sustainability and wellbeing awareness in Africa

09 06 2017 - News

APEX 5 Medical Research
Medical Research in Bolivia

05 06 2017 - News

Castle Manor Academy takes Education Outdoors
Learning outside of the Classroom

01 06 2017 - News

Wheel Potential
Accessible cycling for less able-bodied adults

23 05 2017 - News

Lydgate School’s Snowdon Summit
Lydgate pupils on their first mountain adventure

09 05 2017 - News

The Highest, Longest, Darkest Challenge
Overcoming obstacles in the outdoors

03 05 2017 - News

Sensory Garden in the Attenborough Nature Centre
Sensory planters for the Visually Impaired

23 04 2017 - News

Nature Memories Café
A coffee morning for dementia sufferers

04 04 2017 - News

Aiding Training for Ten Tors
Training up for Ten Tors

27 03 2017 - News

Trees for Cities
Planting a wet woodland

17 03 2017 - News

Scouts Youth in Adventure
Supporting the Scouts

10 03 2017 - News

Boots for Snowdon
Boots to climb Snowdon.

22 02 2017 - News

Durham Youth Project
Helping Durham City Centre youth project

01 02 2017 - News

Deer Fencing and Native Woodlands
Fencing off new woodlands

20 01 2017 - News

Building Opportunities within DofE
Helping Scotland D of E

06 01 2017 - News

Noah’s Ark Project
Offering simple woodland learning opportunities

29 12 2016 - News

Conserving Lemurs
Conservation research in Madagascar

22 12 2016 - News

Going coast to coast
building positive pathways across Devon