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Join our #takesomeoneoutdoors campaign and win great prizes

23rd September – 23rd October

Adventures are best when shared with friends! Take a friend outdoors and win outdoor equipment.

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Inspiring young people to get outdoors with our Explore Day

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The wanderlust women camping weekender

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Nordic walking retreat in Pokaini forest
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Nordic walking retreat in Pokaini forest

Grant report

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Youth Hiking School with Hiking Club Paklenica
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Youth Hiking School in Croatia teaches ‘leave no trace’ mindset

As one of the latest organizations to receive support from the #itsgreatoutthere campaign, Zadar Mountain Guides Association is contributing to achieving one of the campaign’s objectives of getting more people active in nature, while doing so in a responsible and genuinely sustainable way.

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#ITSGREATOUTTHERE meets Wanderlust Women

Amira Patel is the founder of Wanderlust Women, a hiking and adventure group for Muslim women. Amira’s vision is for it to be normal in society for women from her background to explore the great outdoors, to feel confident when they are out in nature. We spoke to Amira to learn more about her own experience in the outdoors, and plans for the future of Wanderlust Women. 

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‘Down by the River’ and #itsgreatoutthere

May finally sees the conclusion of a three-year collaboration between #itsgreatoutthere and the Comunità di San Martino al Campo (SMaC) association, which has been working with young people from difficult backgrounds and providing them with new perspectives in life through outdoor experiences. After a pandemic-enforced break, SMaC has resumed its work with ‘Down by the River’, which will see participants follow the course of the Tagliamento river, via a variety of activities.

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Latest #itsgreatoutthere grants continue support for grass roots outdoor participation projects across Europe

We are delighted to announce details of six grass roots projects that have secured funding through the latest round of #itsgreatoutthere grants. Each will receive up to €5,000 to help them introduce new participants to a wide range of activities in nature. The grants awarded ahead of summer 2022 will deliver almost 800 Outdoor Activity Days in Croatia, Greece, Latvia and the UK.

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Outsiders Project: Dora Atim, Photo Credit: Phil Young for The Outsiders Project x SquareSpace
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Outsiders Diversity report

The North Face, adidas, Arc’teryx and Patagonia come together in a new report highlighting the lack of diversity in Outdoor Culture.

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Call for applications for 2022 #itsgreatoutthere grants

Applications are open until 28th February

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