Alumni Stories

Your Outward Bound Stories

Each story is an adventure worth reading.

Use the search below to find old stories.

  • Add some 'keywords', this may be a centre name or fellow participant
  • Then select a date range and press search.

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BENI GOODMAN - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1966

26 April 20

Does anybody remember "Healthy Life" biscuits? They were in our rations and were...

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gerald leatherbarrow - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1961

16 April 20

I attended the centre at Eskdale from Febuary 28th to March 25th 1961 as part of...

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Adam Gardner - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1986

16 April 20

I actually did two OB courses at Eskdale, both with Nansen patrol. The first was...

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Roger Main - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1986

14 April 20

I attended the outward bound course back in 1986 , with a fellow colleague from ...

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stephen carter - Aberdovey, Wales, 1988

9 April 20

Hi there, Firstly i am not pictured as i took the photo, it was obviously the re...

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Ronald MacLean - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1982

29 March 20

EFS2 16-23 October 1982 Course led by Dave Rowe Mike & Nathan Hale Roger & Mark...

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Martin Howman - Moray Sea School, Burghead Scotland, 1965

21 March 20

I was 17 years old and had been with my employer for less than a year when the s...

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Andrew Davidson - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1980

15 March 20

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Paul Rodgers - Aberdovey, Wales, 1977

7 March 20

Truly some of the most memorable, enjoyable days of my life were spent on an OB ...

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