This 2-day course is the official Mountain Training Mountain Skills Course a great way to develop your personal skills and confidence in all elements of hill and mountain walking. From planning a coastal walk to navigating in complex terrain, this courses is the ideal opportunity to learn the basics and enjoy the countryside.
What does a Mountain Skills Plus Course Cover?
Where do the courses run?
Who are the courses for?
Courses are for anyone who is interested in exploring our mountains, we hope you have some experience, but its not essential. and if you are an aspiring Mountain Leader but not sure where to start, then this is the ideal introductory course for you.
Based in Glenridding - we spend 2 days exploring the Helvellyn area including Patterdale, Grizedale and High Street
Based in Langdale - we spend 4 days exploring the valley and its surrounding mountains, Langdale is home to so many great mountains.
This course is based in Borrowdale on the shores of Derwent Water. From here we have access to Scafell and Scafell Pike and surrounding mountains over into Ennerdale, Our travels will take us beyond the beaten trail.
Glencoe has some our highest and most daunting mountains, based at Glencoe Mountain Resort we will spend 4 days teaching you how great they are and how you can get the most from a day out.
The CiarnCairngormgorm National Park, home to some of the highest mountains in Britain. Our 4-day course is based at Cairngorm Mountain resort, from here we have easy access to these splendid mountains.