A 1 day course, which will set you up with the basics of using a map and compass in the context of Spain’s Sierra Nevada Mountains
Are you a regular hill walker, but unsure about venturing into the Spanish mountains? Are you bamboozled by the range of maps in Spain and how different they are from your own country? Do you always follow the guidebook or someone else? Then this introduction to map reading and navigation course is just for you!
The course starts with short introductory session, followed by a walk through easy terrain using a map and compass. Includes:
• using different maps in Spain
• contours relief & height
• using a compass
• taking a bearing from the map & walking on it
• planning a route
• pacing and timing
Cost: €130 up to 2 people €200 3/4 people
Call or email to discuss details and make a booking.
Tel: 0044 1433 639 368
We also offer hill skills and navigation training in the Derbyshire Peak District