Introduction to Mountain Navigation - 3 Days
Introduction to Mountain Navigation - 3 Days
Introduction to Mountain Navigation - 3 Days
Introduction to Mountain Navigation - 3 Days
Introduction to Mountain Navigation - 3 Days
Introduction to Mountain Navigation - 3 Days
Introduction to Mountain Navigation - 3 Days

Introduction to Mountain Navigation - 3 Days

Regular price
£175.00
Sale price
£175.00
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We have 6 places left on your selected date.
Quantity must be 1 or more

Ratio: 1 to 6 maximum

Price: £175

LOCATION: Snowdonia

This 3 day course is designed for new and novice hill walkers, as well as those having previous 'on path' experience who are interested in gaining the navigational knowledge, skills and confidence that may allow them to plan independent routes 'on & off path' through remote, upland & mountainous environments.

The course will be held in a mountainous region with skills and techniques covered including - considerations of making a route selection, equipment, emergency procedures, introduction to available maps, map scale & symbols, grid references, access, setting the map, following a route, using a navigational strategy, pacing & timings, using a compass to take and follow a bearing, understanding contour lines and landscape features, relocation techniques and more.

SUITABILITY: This course is suitable for anyone new to hillwalking with no or little previous navigational knowledge, anyone having had previous experience of following 'on path' routes and anyone looking to refresh and consolidate any existing knowledge.

REQUIREMENTS: This course involves 3 days of outdoor practical skills explanation, demonstration and client implementation. Those attending should have an adequate level of fitness required for 3 full days of hill and mountain walking, including some 'off path'. 

Those attending should be in possession of all items listed on kit list (which will be sent out with information pack on booking). 

INCLUDED: Course leadership, planning, organisation and instruction by fully qualified and experienced mountain leader/course instructor. 

NOT INCLUDED: Travel, accommodation, any other expenses such as parking fees etc. 

PLEASE NOTE: We recommend taking out travel, personal accident and cancellation insurance.

TO BOOK USING OUR 30% DEPOSIT OPTION, ENTER CODE 'DEPOSIT30' AT CHECKOUT - PLEASE SEE OUR BOOKINGS TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR DETAILS OF YOUR BALANCE DUE DATE

Ratio: 1 to 6 maximum

Price: £175

LOCATION: Snowdonia

This 3 day course is designed for new and novice hill walkers, as well as those having previous 'on path' experience who are interested in gaining the navigational knowledge, skills and confidence that may allow them to plan independent routes 'on & off path' through remote, upland & mountainous environments.

The course will be held in a mountainous region with skills and techniques covered including - considerations of making a route selection, equipment, emergency procedures, introduction to available maps, map scale & symbols, grid references, access, setting the map, following a route, using a navigational strategy, pacing & timings, using a compass to take and follow a bearing, understanding contour lines and landscape features, relocation techniques and more.

SUITABILITY: This course is suitable for anyone new to hillwalking with no or little previous navigational knowledge, anyone having had previous experience of following 'on path' routes and anyone looking to refresh and consolidate any existing knowledge.

REQUIREMENTS: This course involves 3 days of outdoor practical skills explanation, demonstration and client implementation. Those attending should have an adequate level of fitness required for 3 full days of hill and mountain walking, including some 'off path'. 

Those attending should be in possession of all items listed on kit list (which will be sent out with information pack on booking). 

INCLUDED: Course leadership, planning, organisation and instruction by fully qualified and experienced mountain leader/course instructor. 

NOT INCLUDED: Travel, accommodation, any other expenses such as parking fees etc. 

PLEASE NOTE: We recommend taking out travel, personal accident and cancellation insurance.

TO BOOK USING OUR 30% DEPOSIT OPTION, ENTER CODE 'DEPOSIT30' AT CHECKOUT - PLEASE SEE OUR BOOKINGS TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR DETAILS OF YOUR BALANCE DUE DATE