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Orienteering

Learn navigation easily

Learn navigation easily

Duration:6.5 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
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About your host

My love of map reading, exploring and being immersed in nature means I love teaching navigation, particularly for people who find it confusing or challenging. The point of navigation is freedom -- you learn how to read a landscape and a map and can go anywhere you choose. I'm a qualified Mountain Leader and undergo regular First Aid training so anyone I work with is in safe hands. My overall…
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What we’ll do

Learning how to navigate gives you the freedom to explore, to leave the path. You can head up the mountain when everyone else is coming off, or be on the mountain top when the sun rises. When you know how to navigate, you can go wherever you want to go. So if you see something on a hillside, you can go there. Iron Age hillforts, Stone Age hut circles, Roman houses — they’re all out there waiting…

What else you should know

If you have any questions or concerns, get in touch! I want to make sure you have an amazing time and learn all that you want to know on the day.

What I’ll provide

Equipment
Compasses, maps

What to bring

Lunch

Where you'll be

Bamff Estate is an organic farm and wildlife sanctuary famous for its reintroduction of beavers. With 1300 acres completely free of pesticides, air pollution, water pollution and noise pollution, Bamff is an extraordinarily beautiful location. As part of your day, you'll be exploring the landscape here which ranges from hillside and moorland on the borders of the Highland boundary, to woodland with deer and even beavers!

Guest safety

Outdoor activities carry risks, and you may be exposed to dangerous situations as part of this experience. Make sure you can participate safely given your abilities and the conditions (such as location, weather, and equipment).

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 14 and up can attend.

More tips

If you have any questions or concerns, get in touch! I want to make sure you have an amazing time and learn all that you want to know on the day.

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Learn navigation easily
New experience
£75/person
New experience
£75/person