Navigation Skills
  • Plas y Brenin
  • 2 Days
  • 6 People to 1 instructor

Navigation Skills

  • Hike
  • Navigation
  • Intermediate
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Overview

Build and develop your navigational skills and give yourself the confidence to explore scenic hills and majestic mountains. Over the two days, our expert, highly-qualified instructors will cover all aspects of navigation with you, and leave you feeling ready to explore on your own and with friends. You’ll learn how to find your way in good weather and bad, in daylight and in the middle of the night. The majority of your learning will take place out in the stunning hills and mountains of Snowdonia, making the most of the beautifully varied terrain to help develop your knowledge and skills.

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Can I book privately?

Yes. If you would like to book a private course then give us a call to discuss your needs.

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The Objectives

You’ll develop and improve your navigational skills, whatever your level of experience, and come away feeling confident to navigate the hills and mountains by day and by night, in good weather and bad. You’ll come away itching to plan your next trip, armed with all the navigation skills for a great day out.

Itinerary

* Please note: Itinerary is subject to weather and availability.

What to Expect


Two days out in the hills and mountains, learning how to navigate proficiently. We’ll cover the use of a map and compass and their features, and cover concepts including pacing, bearings, contours and tick-off features and more. Everything you learn will help you build a toolkit for planning your own journeys in some incredible places.

Experience Required

  • You should have a taste for summer hillwalking but are looking to develop your confidence navigating on your own or as part of a group.

We want to help you focus on achieving your goals - support is on-hand from our friendly, and exceptionally well-qualified staff to help develop your navigational understanding and personal skills. They will also help you to formulate an appropriate action plan for your further development, meaning you’ll come away knowing how to improve even more.

Mike Raine, Senior Instructor

Improve your navigational confidence with our expert team, and give yourself the skills to safely travel off the beaten track.

What do I need to bring?
Equipment List
How should I prepare?
Preparation guide
Course Schedule

Start your training

Length
2 Days
Start Date
3rd August, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£251
Length
2 Days
Start Date
14th September, 2019
Spaces left
4
Cost
£251
Length
2 Days
Start Date
21st September, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£251
Length
2 Days
Start Date
12th October, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£251
Length
2 Days
Start Date
2nd November, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£251
Length
2 Days
Start Date
23rd November, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£251
Length
2 Days
Start Date
30th November, 2019
Spaces left
6
Cost
£251
Length
2 Days
Start Date
2nd January, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£251
Length
2 Days
Start Date
20th January, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£251
Length
2 Days
Start Date
1st February, 2020
Spaces left
6
Cost
£251
This course will help you become

A MORE CONFIDENT AND COMPETENT NAVIGATOR IN THE HILLS, READY TO TAKE ON MORE AMBITIOUS JOURNEYS.

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