Introduction to Navigation

Dec 6, 2010   //   by Simon   //   Courses, Mountaineering  

If you enjoy the country side and would like to explore the hills in the peak district or the mountains of North Wales then this is the course for you. Learn about navigation and the environment.

Map reading skills are vital for anyone wishing to have an adventure into the mountain environment. This course will give you the confidence for future days on the hill.

The course will be designed for you and your ability and experience. We will aim to include.

  • Map symbols
  • Grid references
  • Map orientation
  • Use of a compass
  • Timing/Pacing
  • Contour interpretation

Location: Peaks / N.Wales

Duration: 1 or 2 days

Previous experience: None

Ratio: 1:4

Cost: 1 day in Peaks £65 pp (min of 2 people required)

2 days in N.Wales £130 pp

Contact for availability on 07707695552

Food, travel and accommodation are not included

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