Trekking & Hill Skills Course
This Trekking & Hill Skills course aims to develop your skills and confidence to enable you to venture away from well marked tourist paths in hilly and mountainous areas of the UK.
This course can be tailored to meet your specific requirements and time constraints. We can focus on teaching all of the necessary skills and techniques or simply go walking and cover as much ground as possible. Courses are led by highly qualified Mountaineering Instructors and International Mountain Leaders with decades of experience of climbing and trekking in mountainous areas around the world.
No previous experience is necessary though a moderate level of fitness would be beneficial in order to get the most out of the course.
Course content includes:
- An introduction to hill and mountain navigation
- Mountain clothing and equipment
- Mountain weather
- Route finding through difficult ground
- Planning a mountain day
- Flora & Flora identification