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Mountain Skills 2

Location

Mourne Mountains

Dates
May
6

to

May
7
Time

09:00 to 17:00

Price

£100.00

About the Event

Mountain Skills training courses provide a general introduction to hillwalking and the basics in mountain navigation throughout Ireland. Mountain Skills teaches the necessary skills in mountain safety, navigation techniques, knowledge of hazards and personal equipment.

Mountain Skills 2 is a 2 day foundation training course for people who would like to walk safely in the mountains throughout Ireland and the UK. During the course we will cover the following.

Taking and Walking on Bearings

Measuring Distance

Introduction to Night Navigation

Movement on Steep Ground

Pacing and Time

Mountain Hazards

Mountain Skills 2 is a Mountaineering Ireland approved training course.

The price for this course includes all instruction. Food and accommodation are not included. Accommodation can be provided on request.

What to Bring

A detailed equipment list will be provided upon booking

Contact and Booking

Steve: 07773359773

Email: info@xploreoutdoors.co.uk

Added by

Xplore Outdoors

15 Glenara Woods Coleraine
07734365321 / 07773359773

Directions from Coleraine: Follow A26 south from Coleraine. After4 miles turn right on to Newbridge Road turn left onto Loughan Road. Follow the road along the river until you reach Ski Supreme