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Training & Learning Experience, from 27 Jul 2019, £90

Lake District Map Reading Courses

Lake District Map Reading Courses


Workshop overview

This 2-day workshop is aimed at people who are new to hillwalking and want to learn the skills so they can safely and competently walk in the mountains.

Both days will be theory and practice based and aimed at giving you the core knowledge and skills required to become a confident hillwalker. The workshop is relaxed and ran at a comfortable pace so you won’t be overwhelmed or put under pressure.

Avoid the pitfalls and learn valuable skills that will ensure your walks are fun, safe and enjoyable on this practical, skills based workshop.

Topics covered on the workshop include:

Map reading and mountain navigation
Planning and selecting routes
Walking skills and strategy
Kit, equipment and clothing
Reading and understanding mountain weather forecasts
Conservation and the environment
Dealing with issues and staying safe
Hillwalking tools and techniques
And of course…lots of fun

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Event details

Dates Times
Sat 27 - Sun 28 Jul 2019 10:00 to 17:00
Sat 24 - Sun 25 Aug 2019 10:00 to 17:00
Sat 21 - Sun 22 Sep 2019 10:00 to 17:00


Cost is for the two day Hillwalking workshop and does not include food or accommodation

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Map reference: NY 280071  Lat: 54.45415 Long: -3.11201

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