Navigation and Hill skill course


Do you want to explore and get away from the usual paths and area you walk in but feel a little apprehensive about a new area. Do you want to explore the Lakes, wales or Scotland? Then you need a hill skills course with Everythingoutdoors. I run 1 and 2 day courses, private, group or club. I use a tried and tested system that breaks navigation down to easy logical steps. I provide a work book so no need to take notes, Its a great reference to look at afterward and a pace card for judging distance, we talk about emergency [...]

Navigation and Hill skill course2019-11-05T14:03:48+00:00

Mountain Training Hill skills course


The course follows the usual MT Hill skills syllabus. Planning – how to successfully plan a day in the hills in the UK or Ireland. Hill skills – what things should you consider while out walking and what can make life easier (pace, nutrition, movement skills etc.). Clothing and equipment – being suitably dressed and equipped can make the difference between a great day out and a complete disaster. Weather – how it affects the hills and your day out. Navigation in the hills – everything from selecting a compass to navigation strategies and an intro to GPS. learn a systamatic [...]

Mountain Training Hill skills course2019-11-21T11:44:35+00:00

Hypothermia in Fell Running


It is well known that fell runners do not like carrying heavy spare kit.  We want to feel free in the elements and be as unencumbered with kit as possible. For most of us keeping cool on a big climb is generally more of a concern than how to keep warm.  Red faces and sweaty bodies are nature’s way of regulating our temperature […]

Hypothermia in Fell Running2018-07-06T21:51:56+01:00
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