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Intro to Navigation Course

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HILLWALKING

NAVIGATION INTRODUCTION

Location

Aviemore, Cairngorms, Scotland

Grade

Leisurely - 3

Duration

1 day

Participants

Min: 4 Max: 6

Trip rating

average rating is 3 out of 5

£70

Price

What's Included?

  Highly experienced & qualified instructor

  Group shelter

  First Aid kit

  Maps, compass

  Photos from your course

  Overview of course details

What's not Included?

✗  Trip Insurance

  Personal Expenses

  Accommodation


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 

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.

Highlights for navigation introduction

  • 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

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