One of the primary aims of going on an expedition, is to develop the ability to operate independently and to promote self-reliance and self-confidence.
To this end we will help you develop those skills to help you become safely self reliant in the hills.
On this course you will enjoy 3 days navigating in the mountains, 2 nights wild camping and an opportunity to hone your skills in a night navigation exercise.
Day 1Meet - Check check and depart on foot from local area, we will be working on 1:25000 scale maps.
Expect 4 - 5 hours walking on day. It will be a casual pace taking in plenty of rest breaks.
We will aim to arrive at a suitable wild camping site in good daylight.
Guests will prepare a meal and take part in a night navigation exercise (optional) for 2 hours.
Day 2Break camp, journey into the higher mountain regions and travel over steeper ground looking at some simple rope techniques for walkers.
On day 2 we will be measuring distance and using a compass to aid decision making and master walking on a bearing.
The second and third day will be planned by the participants under guidance from the Instructing member of staff
Day 3After breaking camp we'll continue our journey through the hills and finish off with some river crossing drills.
The course will conclude mid afternoon.
This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:
- Charity fundraising
- Hen / Stag parties
- School groups
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