Mountain Skills 1 is the foundation course that underpins a progression through the Mountaineering Ireland hill walking awards scheme. This two day course consisting of an enjoyable presentation and learning opportunity situated indoors, followed by further learning and consolidation outdoors for the remaining two days.
Mountain Skills 1 explores in detail, map reading, compass use, route planning, feature recognition, contour interpretation, calculating distance and timing, mountain hazards and personal equipment. All subjects are covered in an enjoyable and fun learning environment.
Location: Wicklow and The Mournes Mountains.
Will travel to other areas for groups.
Price €120 per person
Group discounts available