Wednesday, 25 April 2012

Hill and Mountain Skills Courses


Hill and Mountain Skills Courses
Peak Navigation are keen to promote hill and mountain safety and enable people to enjoy getting out into the hills safely. Our hill and mountain skills training courses are available both for those new to hill walking and as a "refresher" for the more experienced.
The courses includes:
Mountain Safety, Weather and Equipment; Navigation, using a map and compass, route choice and using a GPS.  This 4 day course is based in The Peak District.  Details can be found on the Peak Navigation Courses website.

The 7 day Mountain Skills course is  based in Spain's Sierra Nevada Mountains and additionally includes scrambling and some rope work. This is both valley based and hut based (1 or 2 nights) including ascents of Mulhacen and Alcazaba. Cost from £550 depending on your choice of accommodation and includes your pick up from malaga Airport and final drop off.  Further details can be found on our website

Sierra Nevada Guides are qualified International Mountain Leaders.  We also run 4 day "Hill skills" training courses in The Peak District. with Peak Navigation Courses.

If you are planning a trip to Spain's Sierra Nevada or Alpujarra check out our website for information and walking itineraries.  Sierra Nevada Guides are always happy for you to contact us and to answer your questions.