Explore mountain terrain well away from paths. Learn what it takes to navigate mountain terrain and become fully independent thinking. Some previous experience is required.
Course highlights include:
Mountain features and way-marks
Planning routes away from paths
Navigation strategies for complex ground
Contouring & contour-only navigation
Compass skills & bearings
Relocation strategies in poor weather
Maps, scales and grid references
Timing & pacing
Our courses run on a bespoke basis and run all throughout the year at whatever time and date suits you. You will be with an instructor or guide for this course which is mountain-based, reaching summits as we go.
Frequently asked questions
How much does it cost & ratios?
Our standard courses are price per person agaist the size of your group.
What kit will I need?
For summer and winter hill walking you will need to be kitted up well for a day on the mountain, Please see the kit list at the bottom of the page. Maps and Compass will be provided if needed.
How & Why to book with us.
Simply give us a ring or send us an email for the personal touch we will provide you with a booking for and thats it done! Simple
What if there is bad weather?
It might not be sunny all the time but we have enough local knowledge to seek out the best venues and will advise when booking the most ideal alternatives for on the day. If the weather and conditions are truly unworkable then we can reschedule for a better time at no extra cost.
What is our start & end location?
Once you book we will send you all the information about where to meet us, timings and content of the day. We can even advise on the best locations to look for accomidation.