Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Updated 2006 Events Diary

20th August -- 15 day Imfolozi, Drakensberg and St Lucia Wilderness Trail
Explore the South African wilderness by following ancient game paths, listen to the silence and sleep under the stars. This trail is a counter balance to today's busy life and leaves you relaxed and re-energized.

24th September -- Family Day
Join us for a family day out in the wilds of Kent. The day will consist of learning basic Bushcraft skills. All welcome.

September 26th -- Save China's Tigers
A fundraising evening at South Africa House for the Wilderness Foundation & Save China's Tigers on Tuesday September 26 2006. A reception followed by a short film and lecture by Li Quan, who has taken several of the last remaining captive South China tigers to South Africa in collaboration with the Chinese Government to pioneer a programme that will lead to these tigers' eventual release into the wilds of their native homelands in China, based on the role model ofSouth African conservation.

October 6th - 15th -- Kilimanjaro Trail Experience
Trekking the highest mountain in Africa, one of the so-called 'Seven Summits' with us. A 10-day trek via the remote, wilder Lemosho Route which is off the beaten track for most of the climb. The routepasses through several micro-climates on the way, making for interesting trekking.

20-25 November -- Mountain Leader Training
By Rob Collister and Hugo Iffla, renowned Mountain Guides.
- The Foundation is offering you the chance to participate in a nationally recognised six day Mountain Leader Training programme in Snowdonia. This course is aimed at experienced hill walkers who wish to lead others in British mountains in summer conditions. In addition to the normal syllabus, wilderness ethics and values will feature prominently.

November (date to be confirmed)
An evening of White Wilderness skiing adventure with Rob Collister.
- Join Rob, International Mountain Guide, exploring the world of wilderness & snow skiing. Rob is an outstanding explorer and has acollection of wonderful slides and images. Not to be missed!

For all information and bookings contact: events (at) wildernessfoundation.org.uk or 08081786934 (Freephone sponsored by m2m) - If you are calling from outside the UK: +441245-443073


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