Mountain Skills 2017

Five magical days of mountain walking with a food and accommodation option in a B&B. With professional guiding and instruction for six clients to one instructor, you’ll learn lots about the following topics and become a competent mountain walker: clothing; equipment; planning; navigation; weather; hazards; emergencies and the environment. Based in the Great Langdale Valley, the mountains are on your doorstep and Scafell Pike is within reach.

Cost: £250 for instruction only or £500 with 5 nights of full-board accommodation.

Full Brochure: Lake District Mountain Skills.

Location: Great Langdale valley in The Lake District.

Dates: 2nd – 6th October        13th – 17th November.

Ability: You can carry a rucksack and walk 8 miles on rough mountain terrain.

Accommodation: Arrange your own or receive a warm welcome from Sue at Millbeck Farm.

Food: Sue cooks an excellent breakfast, makes your packed lunch to order and dinner is in the Sticklebarn.

Equipment: You bring waterproofs, warm clothing, walking boots, rucksack and head torch. We supply map and compass.

“An incredibly affable, supportive and reassuring guide who really knows his stuff.” – Mike

photo: Paul Boggis
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