Mountain Training qualifications train and assess people to look after other people in the hills and mountains of the UK, whether that’s leading a walk in the mountains, coaching in a climbing wall or teaching multi pitch rock climbing.

With construction well under way on the new build Stoller Campus school facility at YMCA Lakeside the net was cast far and wide to find a new captain to take the helm…Step forward Steve Scott who has developed projects for the YMCA on an international level.

For just £200 you can make a lasting impact on young people’s lives by sponsoring one of the 265 beds in our new facility.  Your kind contribution will be recognised by incorporating your family, business, school, college or individual name into the bespoke design of our special feature thank…

The shores of Lake Windermere have been home to YMCA Lakeside since the 1950s. Over the past 60 plus years more than a million young people have visited our outdoor education centre, sailing on the lake, walking the local hills and having the time of their life. Some things have changed over the…

There’s a lot going on at Lakeside in 2018, and it all kicked off with our Schools’ Challenge Cup. This year more teams than ever before are taking part in our popular adventure Challenge Cup. Over the coming weekends, schools from around the country will be visiting Lakeside to take part in a…

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