£250 – £325

Black Girls Hike: Lake District Activity Weekender

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YHA Patterdale

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Black Girls Hike: Lake District Activity Weekender (Friday 24th September - Sunday 26th)

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The Lake District is calling! Join us for a weekend of sisterhood and scenery as we explore the National Park. No experience is required, there’ll be half day introductory kayaking, canoeing and climbing sessions led by qualified instructors, wild swimming, yoga and hikes for all levels

We’ve hired out YHA Patterdale by Ullswater Lake and a Caribbean chef. All meals and activities are included in the price. Its shared room accommodation, maximum occupancy 6.

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£325 Kayaking, Canoeing, Climbing, Hiking, Yoga, Wild Swimming

£250 Hiking, Yoga, Wild Swimming

*Wild swimming/yoga = 1 hour sessions

Itinerary:

Friday 24th - Arrive from 17:00 dinner from 19:00

Saturday 25th - Breakfast from 7:30. Activities will be half day sessions approx. 9:30 – 17:30 including lunch. Dinner / BBQ from 19:00

Sunday 26th - Breakfast from 7:30. Activities will be half day sessions approx. 9:30 – 14:30 including lunch. Finish 15:00

Please read before signing up

Age: 18+ 

Can I come to Black Girls Hike? As the name suggests, this is a safe space for Black/Mixed Race women of Black African Caribbean descent. We are not a BAME, POC, BIPOC, WOC, Politically Black or Ally organisation.

What do you need to bring? *This is a rough guide and not an exhaustive list

For hiking: Hiking boots, that are waterproof with ankle support are required, trainers will not be suitable for the Lake District. The weather can change quickly in the mountains you’ll need warm layers, hat, gloves, waterproof jacket, rucksack, water bottle. Sports tops and tracksuit bottoms are fine, no jeans and try to avoid cotton tops.

For Paddlesports: Swimwear for underneath your wetsuit, shorts & t-shirt optional, aqua / water shoes, or trainers you don’t mind getting wet. A towel, bag for wet clothes, dry clothes, flask for a hot drink afterwards. All safety equipment is provided by instructors.

Planning your journey – The closest train stations are Penrith and Windermere

●Join our Facebook group to arrange car shares and connect with other hikers.https://www.facebook.com/groups/452855682259161/?ref=share(When requesting to join the FB group, please answer the membership questions)●You can also use www.traveline.info to plan your route.

COVID-19 Compliance

We will be following the latest government guidelines and have taken all reasonable steps to minimize the risk. We are asking that all guests confirm their COVID status by taking a Lateral Flow Test on arrival if they can't provide an NHS COVID Pass via the NHS App, showing:

• You’ve had both doses of the vaccine

• A Negative PCR or Lateral Flow Test from that has been taken in the last 48 hours

• Proof of natural immunity

(*please see - https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/covid-pass/)

*If you are unable to attend due to COVID, you’ll be issued with a full refund, which will require proof*

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