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2 day Advanced navigation training - Lake District

  • Location Keswick
  • Price from £230.00
  • Survival / Bushcraft
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Mindful escape
  • Learn new skills
  • Microadventure

Highlights

For the advanced course, we head to the Lake District for 2 full days of training which provides much more time to practice the skills in more complex terrain providing the ideal environment to learn from your course leader.
This course is an ideal continuation for those who have already completed an intermediate course or already have good skills. You'll spend 2 days in the outdoors learning more advanced techniques and refining those you already have. Much of the time will be spent on complex terrain navigating to smaller features and with longer and more complex legs and much more focus on contours. I'll tailor the exercises for each person based on their level of skill and those areas you'd like to work on perfecting.
The course cost quoted does not include accommodation.

Day 1

Map:
• Recap of basic/intermediate skills • Navigating longer legs • Navigating to/by smaller features, attack points, tick features • Intricate contour details • Navigation by contours & contouring • Lots and lots of relocation.
Compass:
• Bearings, back bearings and boxing • Improving accuracy of walking on a bearing over rough terrain • Compass techniques for poor visibility/dark • Aiming off • Attack points • Aspect of Slope
General:
• Improving accuracy of pacing and timing over varying terrain • Advanced navigation strategies • Relocation when lost

Day 2

Continuation from day 1

This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:

  • Charity fundraising
  • Corporates
  • Families
  • Hen / Stag parties

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Inclusions

    What's included

  • Other Full instruction from experienced award winning Mountain Leader.

    What you'll need

  • Warm Clothing
  • Waterproofs
  • Food
  • Drink
  • Other Hiking Boots essential. A full list or recommended gear is available on www.myGuidedWalks.co.uk website and will also be emailed to you upon booking, or you can contact us in advance for more information.

Cancellations

Custom Policy

Book with confidence COVID guarantee:
In addition to our standard terms we continue to allow you to reschedule your booking at any time for up to 12 months if required as a result of COVID-19. If local or national restrictions prevent you from attending you will also have the option of a full refund (minus booking or payment processing fees).

Standard Cancellation Terms:

  • Cancel before 31 days of your adventure and receive a 75% refund (minus booking or payment processing fees). 
  • Cancel within 30 days of the adventure with no refund. Alternative dates may be able to be agreed at no additional cost, but this is not guaranteed.

Minimum Numbers: Open group walks operate with a minimum number of 2 participants. If you are the only person to book on a walk or course we may contact you to offer you the choice of swapping to an alternative date or activity or to receive a full refund. Navigation Training courses, private guiding and other bespoke activities have no minimum numbers.
For full terms and conditions please visit our website

Location

Keswick

Provider

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myGuidedWalks

myGuidedWalks is the experience provider for 2 day Advanced navigation training - Lake District