Expeditions, Navigation, Guided Walks and Trekking
During these couple of days, we will combine a walk in wild country with learning navigation skills and techniques. Then we practice the useful methods that will ensure you are never truly lost. We will cover the importance of compass work and understanding your map so you can plan and follow safe walks that take you away from tracks and paths.
So you will be able to;
To get the best from these couple of days this you will need to have previously learnt the basics of using maps, spotting simple features such as paths and tracks and a basic understanding of contours. Most people have picked this up when using OS maps for walking, but if you are unsure, drop me a line.
The training covered in this couple of days is also a popular option for personal guiding and refresher for NGB courses.
Course Numbers, 2-6
Accommodation is not provided, if you need somewhere to stay I can suggest a few places to suit your price range.
Full details on kit, maps and exact location will be sent out prior to the course.