Gay Outdoor Club
The activity club for gay men and women and their friends


AOG 2017 April Update

12 Apr 2017 | Events

Hi everybody! I am pleased to report that at the time of writing, 146 members have booked to attend this year’s AOG, almost all of whom will be staying on campus. Thank you all for your wonderful support. I can also announce that although all the double, twin and standard single rooms have now been sold, we have been able to secure some additional discount single rooms, and so there is still the opportunity to book if you have not already done so.

And now to an apology. Members with discount single rooms for the AOG trying to book additional nights have found it impossible to book to stay in the same room....
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5 Sep 2016 | Annual Outdoor Gathering Group | Events

Dear Members,

Next year’s Annual Outdoor Gathering will take place over the weekend beginning Friday 4 August at Lancaster University, not at Dalesbridge Activity Centre as previously announced. Dalesbridge informed us two weeks ago that for commercial and logistical reasons they were unable to accept our booking.

We have therefore spent the past two weeks looking for a suitable alternative. After considering various options, such as hiring a youth hostel on a sole use basis, we have decided to move the venue 25 miles up the road to Lancaster University....
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Mountain Walking

7 May 2016 | Events

Hello Everybody

We've decided to start using the term 'Mountain Walking' instead of 'Mountaineering' to describe the types of activities that are the core of Adventure Out's programme and are sometimes organised by other groups, such as Transpennine and North Wales. This is because the word mountaineering is a bit ambiguous: it can just mean mountain walking, but it can also imply something more technical, e.g. that includes rock climbing. Changes will be made soon to the website to reflect this. We've agreed ...
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