Take your walking and running one step further. As a qualified Mountain Leader, I am well placed to help you develop your skills whether this is for an adventure race, or just to become more confident in the outdoors. I will help you focus on:
Map symbols and scales
6 figure grid references
Orientating the map with and without a compass
Identify land features from a map
Choose simple navigation strategies and routes
Following linear features (e.g. paths and tracks)
Estimate distance on both map and ground.
Basic contour interpretation
Plan a safe, suitable route
Relocating - what to do when you get lost
Use of a GPS and Smartphone technology
I can also help you move on to more advanced skills, such as night navigation and advanced contour interpetation.
Yes! I'm Interested
I teach navigation on an as needed basis. Please complete my register of interest for my navigation workshops, and will contact you as soon as a course date is available.