Mountain Skills and Wild Camping Course

Last week I spent two days with Adie working on the skills required to safely travel in a mountain enviroment. We spent 2 days walking around the Moelwyns in Snowdonia which included an Idyllic Wild camp. The weather forecast indicated snow lying above 750m so ice axe and crampons were packed just in case. WeContinue reading “Mountain Skills and Wild Camping Course”

Winter Wild Camp – Snowdonia

This was my first outing with the Bremex Mountaineering and Climbing club – http://www.bremex.org.uk. At 09-00 am on Saturday morning I joined Jim, Claire, Kent,Julia and Graham in the Pinnacle Cafe in Capel Curig. After a chat and a cup of tea we split into two groups and started on our journey into the mountains.TheContinue reading “Winter Wild Camp – Snowdonia”

Mountain Experience Weekend

Im working with Duncan Clark of North Ridge Adventure in the summer months on the Mountain Experience Weekend. Below are dates and a description of the course for anybody who maybe interested in attending. Snowdonia – £185 per person 6th and 7th July, 3rd and 4th August 2013, 7th and 8th September 2013, 5th andContinue reading “Mountain Experience Weekend”

Navigation Day

I have been working with Duncan Clark form North Ridge Adventures on a navigation day with a group of college students from City College, Coventry. All of the students are studying on a Uniform Public Services Access Course. The objective of the day was to transfer the classroom based knowledge of map and compass skillsContinue reading “Navigation Day”