The Neil Mackenzie Adventure Grant
This grant is joint funded by The Neil Mackenzie Trust and the Varsity Outdoor Club (VOC) at the University of British Columbia.
Nina Sky Robertson: !GURI |AIB (The White Streak) – Learning to Route Develop and Big Wall Climb in Spitzkoppe, Namibi:
Linda Kiritchkov and Mason Slavner trekking in Iceland
2021 Nick Hindley, Harlin Brandvold, and Duncan Pawson set a new climbing route in the Coastal Mountains (British Columbia, Canada) (2020 grant). Pangea 2021: Disaster Fauna (5.11- A0, 600m) First Ascent
Eloise, Simeon, Tobias and Gabe set out on their adventure in and around Toba Inlet, British Columbia in June 2021.
Else Bosman & Joe O’Brien (2019 award) An Expedition in Our Own Backyard
Maureen (Moe) Nadeau: Highland Trail 550 Bikepacking – The tale of a girl, her bike, and a two week epic through the Highlands of Scotland.
Ben Clark & Jess Landing (2018 award) Scotland 2019
Canadian Lassies in the Land of Scots – August 2017
link to Cora’s blog
Exploring Scotland: The Highlands, Sea and Skye – July 2017
Link to Carly and Kelsey’s trip report.
The first grants were awarded in 2016.