Be inspired to learn in, connect with and enjoy the Great Outdoors.

Who We Are


Dundee Outdoor Learning Partnership was formed in early 2016.  The Partnership includes the Outdoor Learning Team of Dundee City Council and Leisure & Culture Dundee, the Environment Division of Neighbourhood Services, Countryside Learning Scotland and a broad range of clubs and organisations. The management team overseeing the project is made up of three lead officers namely:


  • Derek Napier - Adventure Recreation

  • Ian Robertson - rural industries

  • Peter Sandwell - environment/conservation


Our Vision


To inspire the people of Dundee to be more connected to the great outdoors and promote Outdoor Learning opportunities for all.


Our Mission


  • To raise awareness of clubs, groups, providers and organisations delivering outdoor learning in and around Dundee.

  • To encourage people to visit our wonderful open green spaces and natural environments.

  • To provide educational materials and resources to support learning in the outdoors.

  • To highlight local and national opportunities for training, qualifications, volunteering and job vacancies across the outdoor learning sectors.

  • To promote a wide range of outdoor events and activities.


For more information on Dundee Outdoor Learning Partnership project please view the document below.







Getting Involved


If your club, group or organisation would like the opportunity to be part of the Dundee Outdoor Learning Partnership please submit the online clubs/provider application form.  Should you wish any further information please email us at

Dundee Outdoor Learning Partnership

Battleby House, Redgorton

Perth, PH1 3EW

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