Newry and Mourne

Putting Up Your Tent:

Putting Up Vango Halo 300

​Putting up your tent is extremely
important and can be difficult
(particularly if you've just finished
a day's walk and it's pouring down!)
so make sure you know how to put
up the tent correctly.

Putting Up Vango Hurricane 300

Video applies to Vango 200 and 300.

Packing Your Rucksack:

It's very important to make sure your rucksack is packed correctly - you have to carry it all the way!

Make sure you leave room for the group equipment you need to carry on the day.

How to use a trangia stove

This video shows the components of the Trangia
and how to set it up.
In our stoves we use gas but apart from that
everything else is the same.


Safe use of a trangia gas converter

It is important that you are confident
using the gas burner.
Make sure you know the dangers identified
in this video.

How to make easy pancakes

Practice this recipe at home and you can
have the ingredients with you all ready to mix.

When you master this you'll have lots of
friends at breakfast time.

How to cook chocolate bananas on a trangia

While everyone else is eating a yogurt or thinking
about something really nice to eat you can hide behind
​the tent and have this all to yourself!

More to follow...