Hillwalking Workshop for Beginners
About the weekend:
This weekend is aimed at the complete beginner and tailored specifically around getting you started walking in the mountains.
If you feel you lack the skills, knowledge and experience but would love to start exploring the beautiful UK mountains
safely and confidently then this weekend will give you the core skills.
You will spend the weekend with a fully qualified instructor who will take you from a complete novice to someone who is able to venture in to the mountains with friends and family confidently and compentently.
The course will be extremely relaxed and conducted at a comfortable pace. The aim is to boost your confidence, give you a taste of hillwalking and develop those all-important skills.
We guarantee it will be a weekend of great fun!
The skills you will learn:
• Basics of using a map
• Planning a route
• Following a route from a guidebook or magazine
• Gear choice and what to carry
• What to do in an emergency
• Fitness, nutrition and safety
• The weather and how to plan for it
What experience do I need?
None! If you spend your time looking at beautiful mountain images and want to explore but feel you don’t have any experience, then this course is for you. Aimed at the novice with no expereince we will teach you all the skills neded to enjoy hillwalking.
Cost of the weekend:
The full weekend costs just £85.00 ... this does not include food or accommodation. You will need to book your own accommodation.
***How to book***
A 35% depsoit is required on booking to reserve your place.