Are you ready to get out and about and stretch your legs? We are delighted to let you know that our level 2 walking training and assessment weekend is back for Spring 2024!
When: 5.30pm, Friday 12 April – 3pm, Sunday 14 April 2024
Where: Bonaly Scout Centre, 71 Bonaly Road, Edinburgh, EH13 0PB
Cost: £20 for GGS members, please get in touch if you want to book from outside of Scotland.
This training is open to all members of Girlguiding aged 18+ who would like to:
To start at Level 2 you should have undertaken six walks in any type of country of which:
There is also an assessment course for Level 2 for those who have completed the training and gained the necessary experience. You will be require to submit your log book in advance if you wish to undertake the assessment.
The training will cover the main topics of the practical and theoretical sessions of the walking scheme, including:
The course will involve some intense physical activities and being out in all weather conditions.
Accommodation is in bunks, and you will need to bring towels and slippers. No outdoor shoes are allowed inside. You can arrive from 5.30pm on Friday evening, supper will be at 7pm and the course starts at 8pm.
Please note, you must be willing to follow any Covid-19 measurements put in place to protect all attending.
Once you have booked your place you will receive further information in due course about the training and what to bring. Some outdoor equipment is available to borrow. If you have any particular queries about the course, please email Gillian on
You can book your spot below, and you can pay via BACs or card. You will then receive a confirmation email, followed by a form looking for further information.