What You'll Get
You may not be able to learn the complete art of map reading in one day but you can give it a fair shot with our popular ‘Right Way in a Day’ navigation course . Those of you looking at a day out with a difference, a chance to learn some new skills or just to get some fresh air. You will look into all of the basics of map reading including some basic uses of the compass. A great introduction to the navigation skills you need to get out and about.
This course is suitable for those of you who are seasoned walkers looking for some formal tuition or if you are looking at getting out walking and don't know where to start. This course can be upgraded to the Beginner Navigation 2 day course. The first day is the same.
During the course you will look at:
• Maps, scales, grid system, grid references
• The Strategy – Distance, Direction, Check Off and Overshoot
• The compass, different types, advantages and disadvantages, measuring and taking bearings, allowing for magnetic variation
• Pacing distances and timing distances, all measuring and calculations
• Understanding contours
• Route finding skills, using the natural land ‘flow’ and hazard awarenessThese navigation courses are based from the dedicated training centre in the Peak District. Complimentary tea & coffee, parking and WiFi are included.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
- This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
- Coffee and/or Tea
- Professional guide
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You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
The tour identified in this promotion is made available through Viator. Groupon is not affiliated with or sponsored by the Pure Outdoor Ltd in connection with this deal. Please contact Groupon customer service for all inquiries related to this offer. Inquiries placed to Viator will be directed back to Groupon.
This offer is not eligible for promo codes.
The Fine Print
14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.