Expeditions, Navigation, Guided Walks and Trekking

Some lovely feedback on my Map Reading and Navigation Course at Rivington.

Just had a lovely comment posted on Tripadvisor about my last Map Reading and Navigation course. I’m so pleased with this I thought I’d share it! I recently attended a … Continue reading

June 13, 2018 · 2 Comments

Watergrove Reservoir

Perhaps the sun only shines on Wednesdays, today was a lovely afternoon as was many Wednesday’s for the past few weeks. On this lovely day we set out to explore … Continue reading

March 17, 2017 · Leave a comment

Three Waters of The Western Lake District – Day 2, Ennerdale Water

After dinner and an epic fight with the midges, we looked out at the incredible views up Ennerdale Water from our campsite after our second day backpacking. Then out of … Continue reading

July 1, 2015 · 2 Comments

Tundra in Derbyshire. Bleaklow in Winter.

Last weekend was originally planned to be a crack at a wintry Striding Edge, following our great day out on Crib Goch  just before Christmas. But Mike’s social calendar was packed … Continue reading

January 26, 2015

Look what can happen if your navigation goes wrong. Family rescued after major night-time search on Kinder Scout

Five mountain rescue teams mounted a major search for a family lost at night on the Peak District’s highest hill. Edale Mountain Rescue Team joined colleagues from the Buxton, Kinder … Continue reading

April 24, 2014

The end of the road for Ordnance Survey? | Books | The Guardian

Great Article on Ordnance Survey, Maps and Navigation. The end of the road for Ordnance Survey? | Books | The Guardian.

April 23, 2014

Map Reading Skills and Navigation in the Countryside.

A  hands-on course, based in the Peak District, West Pennine Moors or Lake District. This will equip you to navigate with the skills to plan walks and safely navigate paths … Continue reading

March 14, 2014

Introduction to Map Reading, 1 Day Skills Course. West Pennine Moors and Peak District

If you are new to walking in the countryside or have always followed a guide-book, this one-day hands-on course will equip you with the skills to safely navigate paths and … Continue reading

March 4, 2014