Ever feel like you could get more out of your hill day, or fancy bigger and better adventures? Turn yourself into the complete hillwalker by attending one of our 2 or 4 day mountain skills courses.

On a Four Day Mountain Skills Course we will cover some key skills to enhance your adventures, and you get the opportunity to camp wild. These include:

  • Navigation Training - Map & Compass Work, Route Planning, Escape Options

  • Introduction to GPS - Benefits and drawbacks

  • Personal Walking Skills - Movement Skills, Route Finding, Scrambling Skills

  • The Weather - Forecasts, reading the weather

  • Emergency Procedures - What to do when it all goes wrong

  • Environmental Concerns - Learn about the Environment and how to protect it

  • Plan and implement a two day walking route

  • Learn about Wild Camping (Site Selection, Campcraft, Hygiene)

  • Have an additional two days navigation training.

  • Experience some some night navigation


Four Day Summer Mountain Skills Course

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  • If you are looking to book a skills course that occurs within the next 72 hours please email us on lakelandmountainguides@live.co.uk or call us on 01900 336795. 

    It is very rare that we are unable to provide a leader for an event, but as I'm sure you can appreciate the winter months can provide some harsh weather conditions and we will only take a booking if we deem it safe to head out. 

  • Please note this is a instruction only course. Maps and compasses will be provided and wild camping equipment can be hired. Food & Accommodation is not included in the course cost. 

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Lakeland Mountain Guides Limited | 1 Clarks Terrace, Allonby, CA15 6PU  | Tel: 01900 336795  Mob: 07557022362

| LakelandMountainGuides@live.co.uk |

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