FROM £70

HILLWALKING

NAVIGATION INTRODUCTION

Location

Aviemore, Cairngorms, Scotland

Grade

Leisurely - 3

Duration

1 day

Participants

Min: 2 Max: 6

Rating

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Join our intro to navigation course to become more independent in the mountains. Solid, core navigation skills are fundamental to your planning, enjoyment and satisfaction at the end of an adventurous day. On this course, we use a steady, progressive approach right from the start to retain the fundamentals while maximising your learning and enjoyment of your time in the mountains with us.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

Learn basic core navigation techniques and strategies

Learn how to use the three areas of;

contour interpretation, compass work and distance measuring, on mapnand the ground

Gain tips to make navigation more manageable, saving valuable time when the going gets tough

Basic strategies and techniques on how to relocate when 'misplaced' inc the use of GPS

What's included?

  Highly experienced & qualified instructor

  On-course transport

  Group shelter

  First Aid kit

  Maps, compass

  Photos from your course

  Overview of course details

What's not included?

  Trip Insurance

  Personal expenses

What do I need to bring?

  • Waterproof, comfortable hiking boots

  • Waterproofs, top and bottoms

  • Water bottle or flask

  • Rucksack 30-40ltrs

  • Lunch

  • Personal medications

What else can we provide?

  • Pick up & drop-offs

  • Accommodation 

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+44 (0)1540 368138

info@scottishrockandwater.com

3 Clune View, Newtonmore, Invernesshire, Scotland, PH201AA

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