Mountain Skills Course

Mountain Skills Course

Our 2 day Mountain Skills Course aims to leave you with the basic tools to be confident to tackle a mountain walk independently.  It may be you already have these skills so we could concentrate on more advanced techniques over the 2 days.  Topics include navigation, route planning, decision making and risk assessment, emergency techniques, as well as taking in some breath-taking scenery.  A basic level of fitness is required as the days can be tailored to meet your needs.  This course can be based in the Preseli Hills of Pembrokeshire, the Brecon Beacons or Snowdonia, get in touch to discuss! Ask about extending this course to 3/4 days!

2 DAY COURSE – ₤125pp – min 2 max 8 –  September 9/10, September 30/October 1, October 14/15  – ask about extending to 3/4 days!      

scrambling and navigation courses wales

Mountain Skills and Navigation Courses in Wales

Advanced Mountain Skills Course and Navigation

It might be you have never taken a map out and got into the hills before, or you may be an experienced hill-walker, we never stop learning.  Over 5 days you will learn solid navigation techniques and route planning, decision making and risk assessment, emergency techniques and revel in the scenery of the amazing hills we have here in Wales.  You will leave the week brimming with new information that will transform your walks and leave you a safer, more knowledgeable mountaineer!  A reasonable level of fitness is required for 5 days in the hills.  We carry out these courses in the Brecon Beacons and Snowdonia.

5 DAY COURSE – ₤300pp – min 2 max 8 –  August 28-September 1, September 4-8, September 18-22, October 2-6, October 9-13, October 16-20

After something a bit more than walking? Check out our Scrambling courses!

Guided Hill Walks and Scrambles

If you, your friends or family want a day out in the hills, either walking without having the stress of navigating and planning for yourselves, or perhaps tackling a scramble together that you might not want to undertake on your own, then we can help!  Any day is tailored to your level and desires, but might include a classic hill walk, or a scramble to an inspiring summit in Snowdonia.  Get in touch to discuss! Dates: On request.

Cost: ₤150 per day, min 1 max depending on activity, you split the cost!

The team on their Gold DofE exped nearing the summit of Pen y Fan

Guided Hill Walking day in the Brecon Beacons


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