hill walking and navigation

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Guided Mountain Walks

The mountains of the UK offer challenges and rewards for all levels of ability. If you have a specific objective in mind or want a challenge designed around your aspirations and ability, we will help you achieve your goals. Let us take away the stress of navigation and route planning as well as managing the risks and ensuring an enjoyable yet challenging walk.

Max group size: 12 (1:6 instructor:client ratio)

Course length: 1 Day

Cost: £40 per person (based on a group of 4)

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Navigation Courses

Being able to navigate in the Mountains is a key skill for any independent hill walker or climber, but many can find compasses, contours and scales confusing. We'll look at the skills required to plan and navigate across the moorlands and mountains of the UK, giving you the confidence to head out on your next adventure. Courses will be designed around your aims and previous experience.

Max group size: 12 (1:6 instructor:client ratio)

Course length: 1 Day

Cost: £40 per person (based on a group of 4)

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Hill and Mountain Skills courses

The hills, mountains, and moorlands of the UK offer challenges greater than their relatively low altitude. On this course we'll look at the skills required to be safe in the mountains, including equipment, movement skills, dealing with steep ground and easy scrambles, planning and preparation, weather, navigation, and dealing with emergencies. Courses will be designed around your aims and previous experience.

Max group size: 8 (1:4 instructor:client ratio)

Course length: 1 Day

Cost: £40 per person (based on a group of 4)

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Expedition / Backpacking / Wild Camping Skills

Spending multiple days in the mountains can be extremely rewarding yet challenging activity. On this course we'll look at the skills needed for a successful multi-day trip into the mountains, including equipment, site selection, environment and legal issues, weather and additional safety concerns. Courses will be designed around your aims and previous experience.

Max group size: 6

Course length: 2 Days

Cost: £60 per person (based on a group of 6)