Navigation Fundamentals – The Short Sessions

Alan

WHAT IS THE COURSE ABOUT? Our popular 3-hour navigation course is back for 2021. This course is ideal for anyone who wants a short 3-hour introduction to navigation and is designed to introduce you to the fundamental skills.  As part of the 3 hour course you will have plenty of time to practice and we will aim to cover the …

Wainwright Weekend

Alan

Explore the high Fells of the Lake District, walk along high mountain plateau and cross ridges as part of a small group guided walking weekend to some of England’s most famous summits. Is it for me? This weekend aims to tick off as many Wainwright’s as we can over 2 days.  Good fitness will be required to ensure you and …

Helvellyn Explorer

Alan

A fascinating circular walk taking in Helvellyn and her neighbouring peaks.  Helvellyn is a true Lake District classic and high on the list of every hillwalker.  This guided walk offers exceptional mountain views and easy walking along broad grassy ridges and summit plateau. For those who are looking to tick off the famous Wainwright’s this route will provide up to …

Expedition & Multi-day Trip Skills

Alan

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 …

Mountain Navigation Skills

Alan

This is a 1 day introduction to navigation skills and is aimed at people who are apprehensive about navigating or would like to learn the basics before attending a more intensive multi-day course. It is an ideal introduction for those with little or no navigation experience.

SUNSET & SUNRISE EXPERIENCE

Alan

Explore the high Fells of the Lake District, walk along high mountain plateau and cross ridges  and wild camp as part of a small group guided sunset & sunrise walk to some of England’s most famous summits. Experience the stillness and the inspiring views from high in the mountains as the sun goes down and comes up, experience the thrill …

Fairfield Horseshoe

Alan

A fascinating circular walk from Ambleside taking in all of the high Fells that make up the skyline around Rydal Beck.  The Fairfield Horseshoe is a true Lake District classic and high on the list of every serious hillwalker.  The route offers exceptional mountain views and easy walking along broad grassy ridges and summit plateau. For those who are looking …

Introduction to Mountain Skills

Alan

So you have thought about taking up hillwalking but not sure where to start or maybe you have questions to ask about equipment or suitable routes for yourself and your family?  If so, join us on an introduction to mountain skills day. This one day course can also be offered as a family (including children) or private group event WHAT …

Helvellyn Edges

Alan

According to Alfred Wainright Striding edge is the finest ridge in the Lake District for walkers. Join us for a walk along the edges of Helvellyn, a true Lake District Classic which takes in the circuit of Striding and Swirral edge. This route at times offers high levels of exposure but an interesting way to the summit of Helvellyn. IS …

Introduction to Navigation Skills

Alan

This is a 1 day introduction to navigation skills and is aimed at people who are apprehensive about navigating or would like to learn the basics before attending a more intensive multi-day course. It is an ideal introduction for those with little or no navigation experience.