Through our wide selection of activities we offer the opportunity for individuals and groups to experience a connection with natures great outdoors in a safe and enjoyable environment at a level and pace that suits your needs and requirements.
|Jen Dickinson (APIOL)
Jen has been working professionally in the outdoors for over 15 years. From an early age a passion for kayaking led to trips into the mountains, and to local climbing crags.
Her outdoor career began in a centre in Shropshire, and led to a range of interesting and varied positions around the UK and Europe. Settling into the Scottish Highlands for a while the world of freelance offered work in a variety of fields, including centre work with children, charity events, city youth development, guiding trips and expeditions around the world as well as adventure training in the Alps.
More recently Jen has taken on the challenge of management development training, and running adventurelifelinks whilst continuing to develop her coaching skills in canoeing and skiing.
With experience of guiding expeditions in Central and Southern America, Asia and Europe she finds an ever growing passion for nature, and is in her element when out on the water or exploring up in the mountains.
An International Mountain Leader, Jen is also a BCU/UKCC tutor, Aspirant L5 coach in Open Canoe, L3 in Inland and Sea kayaking, and a BASI Alpine and Telemark Ski Instructor.
Jen is an Accredited Practitioner for the Institute of Outdoor Learning, and an NLP practitioner.
A keen climber and mountaineer, he has climbed numerous peaks in Europe spending many working days teaching mountain skills, summer and winter.