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Mountain Expedition Skills
Brecon Beacons Wales UK (3 Days)

Mountain Expedition Skills is ideal for developing your multi-route expedition skills, knowledge and experience in wild country, to be self reliant on extended overnight journeys into the mountains, hills and moorlands of the British Isles and beyond. The Mountain Expedition Skills Course is guided by a qualified and experienced Mountain Leader (ML) and held in the Brecon Beacons National Park, Bannau Brycheiniog, Wales.

What you will learn

Staying safe in the mountains

Planning and preparation

Equipment selection and organisation

Mountain navigation map and compass

Navigation using GPS

Staying in the mountains overnight

Water collection and purification methods

Food, nutrition requirements

Cooking on the trail

Health and hygiene in wild country

Route planning and records of intentions

Movement skills and route finding

Understanding the weather

Heat and cold illnesses

Dealing with emergencies

River crossings

Leaving no trace

Expedition Tents and Cooking Kit Provided

Llanfrynach, Brecon Beacons, Wales

Day 1 - 12.00hrs Start Mountain Basecamp

Day 2 - All day/night in the mountains

Day 3 - In the Mountains 15.00hrs Finish

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Available Dates 2024

19th-21st July 2024 Brecon Beacons

16th-18th August 2024 Brecon Beacons

6:1 Guest to Guide Ratio.

Expedition Skills & Navigation Training Courses in The Brecon Beacons UK TrailCraft Expeditions
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Expedition Skills & Navigation Training Courses UK TrailCraft Expeditions
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