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Outdoor Learning in Scotland

The Scottish Region covers the country’s rich and diverse landscape from the sprawling Borders, Mountains of the Cairngorms, Glen Coe and the wild North, to the spectacular west coast and islands including remote and windswept Orkney and Shetland Isles. Wilderness, Wildlife and challenge abound in all shapes and sizes. Scotland’s Outdoor community are well spread throughout providing a range of learning experiences and journeys.

The voluntary committee represents IOL in your region, get in touch with us. We wish to represent your views.

Scotland Regional Events

Scotland Regional News

Two killed in Ben Nevis avalanche
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Two killed in Ben Nevis avalanche

Two climbers have died and two have been injured in an avalanche on Ben Nevis, police have said.

Inverness Coastguard helicopter, an air ambulance, three road ambulances and a trauma team have been sent to the scene.

Lochaber Mountain Rescue Team was supported by members of Glencoe Mountain Rescue Team in the rescue effort.

The alarm was raised to the incident in Number 5 Gully at about 11:50 on 12th March.

On Monday, the Scottish Avalanche Information Service assessed the potential avalanche risk in Lochaber, where Ben Nevis is located, as "high".


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