Ventures Lugnaquilla Hike 2014

  • Published: May 12th, 2014
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Last March a group of De La Salle Ventures accompanied the Abbeyside Ventures on a hike up Lugnaquilla in the Wicklow Mountains, here’s the expedition report from Matthew Gaynor, in the typical Venture fashion of 2 months late.

Beara Way Completion

  • Published: August 5th, 2013
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Four long distance hikers from the Waterford Scout County are just back from completing the Beara Way which is the best long distance walking route in Ireland. The Beara Way runs for 196km around the spectacular Atlantic peninsula shared by Cork and Kerry and includes circuits of Dursey Island and

DLS ‘Ultimate Hikers’ complete Slovakia’s Nízke Tatry Ridge on the E8 Trail

  • Published: July 15th, 2013
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Two of De La Salle Scout Group’s ‘Ultimate Hikers’ Eoin Kelly (3rd Cubs and DLS Rovers) and Colm Ennis (DLS Online Editor) have completed the Nízke Tatry Ridge in Slovakia.

DLS Scout Pipe Band at 13th International Folklore Avalanche Festival

  • Published: July 12th, 2013
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On Thursday evening June 27th 2013 twenty-eight members of the De La Salle Scout Pipe boarded the Waterford City Youth Committee bus and headed to Dublin for an onward flight to Berlin to take part in a very entertaining and enjoyable weekend in East Germany.

Winter West Highland Way Completion

  • Published: January 8th, 2013
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Three long distance hikers from the Waterford Scout County are just back from a winter completion of the West Highland Way in Scotland

GR20 Corsica High Level Route completed by DLS Team

Two mountaineers from the De La Salle Scout Group have successfully completed the GR20 High Level Route on the mountainous Mediterranean island of Corsica.

Traverse of Ireland completed by DLS Scout Group Team

The E8 European long distance path is one of the European long-distance paths, leading 4700km across Europe, from West Cork to Istanbul in Turkey. The Irish E8 path which runs from Dursey Head to Dun Laoighre

7th Waterford De La Salle Ulster MPC 2011 Log

Liam O’Connell from the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop gives us his account of the Ulster MPC 2011 which took place in the Mourne Mountains in Co. Down. It was another tough weekend!

Connaught MPC Expedition Report

  • Published: August 18th, 2011
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By Matthew Gaynor, Team Scribe  7th Waterford De La Salle. Above: The 7th De La Salle’s Connaught MPC 2011 team before leaving the den. Friday We met up at the den ay 3:00pm, and a stop at Tesco Lisduggan and 2 missing consent forms later we eventually got on the

Crossing the Irish Sea on Tall Ship Eendracht

by Seán Ó Gríofa – 7th Waterford De La Salle In July 2011 Seán Ó Gríofa from the 7th De La Salle Scout Troop took part in the first part of the Tall Ships Race from Waterford to Greenock in Western Scotland, just east of Glasgow. He was lucky enough to be selected