Navigation Improver

  • Location Scotland
  • Duration 1 day
  • Price £65.00 per person
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Adventure Highlights

Join our navigation improver course if you feel like your navigation skills could be doing with a refresher or would like to learn some new techniques to relocate, be more accurate, efficient or simply to build confidence then why not have an experienced instructor to give accurate and friendly feedback to help you enjoy your days in the mountains to their fullest. Recap of core navigation techniques and strategies ✓ Learn how to become more efficient with the three areas of; contour interpretation, compass work and distance measuring, on map and the ground ✓ Gain tips to make navigation more manageable, saving valuable time when the going gets tough ✓ Strategies and techniques on how to relocate when 'mispaced' inc the use of GPS

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Adventure Details

Day 1

Start time 09:00

On our improver course, we will look a being more accurate with the fundamentals; contour interpretation, measuring distance, & compass work. We use this base to build upon with previous knowledge to make our navigation accurate and how to cope in adverse conditions We will also cover advanced techniques of how to relocate using the compass & GPS.

End time 17:00

Effort Level

You’ll be working up a sweat. Bring along a touch of enthusiasm and a little determination

  • Chilled
  • Active
  • Tough


What's included

  • Guide Fully guided
  • Transportation On-course transport
  • Equipment Harness & helmet
  • Other Highly experienced & qualified guide

What you'll need to bring

  • Warm Clothing
  • Waterproofs Waterproofs, top and bottoms
  • Food
  • Drink Rucksack 30-40ltr
  • Other Water bottle or flask Walking boots with stiff sole Rucksack 30-40ltr


Strict - Cancel up to 31 days before your adventure to recieve a 75% refund

Cancelling less than 30 days before results in no refund.

Refund excludes processing fees. Alternate dates may be able to be agreed at no additional cost, but this is not guaranteed.

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Starting point:

Aviemore PH22, UK

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