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Recent Articles #1

1 Day Introduction to Map and Compass skills course – FEB 2018
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1 Day Introduction to Map and Compass skills course – FEB 2018

Filed in Summer by on January 15, 2018 0 Comments • views: 193

We get lots of messages and emails from people wanting to learn the valuable skills of how to navigate with a map and compass, but feel our 2 day course may be a bit advanced or a bit much to take in all at once, well, how about a 1 day introduction to coax you […]

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Recent Articles #2

Winter is nearly here…..
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Winter is nearly here…..

Filed in Summer by on November 27, 2017 0 Comments • views: 237

Winter is nearly upon us again…..here are a few photos to whet the appetite!! 2018 winter dates have now been published,  click here to take a look  

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Countryfile opening credits

Filed in Summer by on March 21, 2017 0 Comments • views: 2787

For some reason, even after 3 years, we are getting lots of emails asking about the BBCs opening credits for the popular outdoor programme Countryfile, so thought I would give a brief post on the locations we used. A few years ago the BBC contacted us at really short notice, asking if we could provide locations […]

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Dates for our 1 day Intro to Navigation courses in April
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Dates for our 1 day Intro to Navigation courses in April

Filed in Summer by on March 13, 2017 0 Comments • views: 504

  We are now running a 1 day Intro to Navigation course on Sat 22nd and Sat the 29th of April 2017 in and around the stunning Langdale valley in the Lake District. If you would like to learn the valuable basics of map and compass navigation, this is the course for you, no experience is necessary […]

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3 Peaks challenge season is nearly upon us again!! views: 449

We can provide qualified experienced mountain leaders to guide you on any of the UKs best challenge style events, below are a few examples, but feel free to contact us with your own ideas!!….we also offer important training days for challenge events in the Lake District. The National 3 Peaks Challenge The Yorkshire 3 Peaks […]

HAVE YOU EVER BEEN “GEOGRAPHICALLY CHALLENGED??” views: 626

MAP AND COMPASS NAVIGATION COURSES LAKE DISTRICT. Hands up!… have you ever used one of these statements?, “Yeah I know where we are going, we don’t need a map!” “Ill use this new phone app to deal with the navigation!” “Ive got one of these new GPS thingys, so we wont get lost!” Safety in […]

ADVENTURE GIFT VOUCHERS views: 523

*XMAS GIFT VOUCHERS CAN STILL BE BOUGHT UNTIL 9PM ON XMAS EVE!!* Gift vouchers for the adventure junkie in your life!…..choose from any of our activities or skills courses, valid for 12 months, suitable for all ages and abilities. CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

URBAN ABSEIL…..ROCK IS SOOO LAST YEAR! views: 856

HIGHPOINT BRING AN URBAN ABSEIL BACK TO LANCASTER. After our successful Lancaster University Abseil with Sir Chris Bonington, we have been employed by Cancercare.org.uk to supply an awesome urban abseil on the Ashton memorial building within Williamson Park in Lancaster in September, this is a beautiful well known local building which is visible from the M6 […]