Expedition & Multi-day Trip Skills

What is the Course about?

In recent years the popularity of wild camping in the UK has seen many people want to further their interest by undertaking longer and more remote trips.  We are often asked by client’s what equipment do we recommend, what type of stove, what tent etc.

This 2-day course is designed to introduce you to the world of multi-day trip planning giving you the ability to ask experienced staff questions while gaining confidence to be self-sufficient in the mountain environment

Course Outcome:

Increase your knowledge, confidence and understanding of multi-day mountain trips including understanding the constraints of equipment.

What we cover:

  • Navigation Skills
  • Expedition Planning
  • Clothing Systems
  • Expedition Equipment
  • Campcraft
  • Food and Cooking including Food safety
  • Camp Hygiene.

What is included:

  • Qualified instructor
  • Use of technical equipment – There will be a selection of technical equipment for your use from tents, camping mattress, stoves, water filters etc.

What do I need to bring?

  • Walking Boots
  • Waterproof Jacket and Trousers
  • Clothes suitable for hillwalking (Base-layer, Mid-layer and Warmth Layer)
  • Spare Warmth Layer
  • Hat and Gloves
  • Head Torch and Spare Batteries
  • Lunch and snack (2 days)
  • Breakfast (day 2)
  • Water (minimum 1.5L)

Detailed course notes will be provided during the booking process.

Location:

This course is offered in both The Lake District National Park and Snowdonia National Park.  Please view the information bar for the next available course and date.

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Date

15 May 2021

Cost

£120pp

Location

Lake District National Park
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Organizer

Mountain Ascents
Phone
07841911687
Email
booking@mountainascents.co.uk

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COVID-19: (10th January 2021)

Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. All of our activities are suspended until further notice.  We hope to return to normal service in the Spring.

Please continue to browse the site and social media pages for upcoming events.

Thank you.

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