bespoke mountain navigation
Private & bespoke navigation courses - the programmed to can be tailored to you and your party and pitched at your experience level and current skill set.
Max Ratio 1:6
Price per day
1 person: £150
2 people: £160
Up to 4: £200
Up to 6: £220
Up to 8: £240
This is a bespoke day, designed to offer private instruction for you and your party.
Contact us and let us know of any previous experience and prior knowledge and we can create an itinerary to help you achieve your goals.
We can cover any of the following aspects and techniques:
Planning Routes (resources, websites etc)
Choosing a map
Reading the map
Understanding scales and symbols
Navigate via linear features such as paths, walls and streams
Develop hand railing techniques
Orientate the map
4 D's of navigation Measure distances
Introduction to the compass and its features
Bearings and back bearings
Intricate contour interpretation
Mountain Leader standard and refresher days
The price of this day is inclusive of:
A qualified Mountain Leader (or higher award) affiliated with Mountain Training Association
Local & intimate knowledge of the venues
Professional coaching & instruction
Exclusive discount for LDM customers when booking this course
1:8 Ratio - 8 people per 1 instructor
Our instructors can teach up to 8 people on this course.
This is a private and bespoke course for up to 8 people - we will tailor the course for you and your party.
This is a mountain navigation course and although it will be pitched at a beginner level, some hill walking experience will be beneficial.
If you have never been hill walking and require a more introductory course, then please enquire as this can be arranged
We will share kit lists with you during the booking stage
You will need to wear suitable outdoor clothing and have appropriate mountain footwear (boots).
Compasses can be hired (£5pp)
We recommend Silva Expedition 4
All maps are provided by LDM
Our venues are carefully selected and tailored to get the most out of the programme.
We can select venues close to your accommodation where possible.
Example venues include: Langdale Pikes, Elterwater, Coppermines Valley, Kentmere, Mungrisedale, Stonethwaite, Wrynose etc
This is a private and bespoke course.
Contact us for private and bespoke sessions - we can run this course on any date (subject to availability of instructors)
We are happy to discuss your ideas and tailor a programme for you
If cancellation occurs within 30 days of the course or activity, we will retain 50% of the full price (your deposit).
If cancellation is within 14 days of the activity we will retain the full amount.