Mountain Walking and Navigation includes all areas of adventure; guided local routes to Mountain routes and introductory navigation to advanced navigation skills can all be arranged.
Click here for all planned course dates. Introduction to Navigation
Using the local Sussex area you will
use map and compass to navigate the paths and roads. This course will introduce you to using maps and become confident in going off by yourself to enjoy the countryside. If you spend a lot of time
walking but would like to be more aware of current location and how to summon help then this course is for you too.
£50 per person
This 2 day course is for those
people that are able to navigate but want to improve on their micro-navigation. This course is based around the navigation skills you require for the Mountain Leader award. Section of the course
will cover compass bearings, pacing, timing to name a few. Further afield locations can be used upon request, however this may incur extra cost.
£95 per person
Mountain Walking Weekends
Come and enjoy a weekend away walking
through the mountains. Various trips happen throughout the year, looking to improve fitness, navigation and generally enjoy the mountain environment. Not all trips will aim for 'the biggest' peak
around- routes can be adapted for the groups needs
£200 per person (prices may very depending on location)
As a national standard the National
Navigation Award Scheme is a competency level that you can be assessed to to prove you level of skill. Organisations, such as, the Scout movement and Lowland Search and Rescue have used this to
ensure that their people are at a certain level of skill.
We are able to run the Bronze and Silver award.
£70 per person (16 hour Course)
Basic Expedition Leader Training Course
The course focuses on leadership
skills for you to run expeditions in lowland areas and overnight stays. This course is ideal for Duke of Edinburgh leaders for Bronze/ Silver as the areas used suit the operating area of the BEL
£410.00 per Person
Assessment Dates list on course page
Basic Expedition Leader Assessment
After you have completed the training
course, your portfolio and the consolidtion walks then you can attend the assessment weekend. Come along to the weekend where you will undertake a two night, two day assessment process
£125.00 per person
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Escape Outdoors is a Sussex based adventure company that is able to provide a variety of Outdoor Adventure courses.
We have been involved in the outdoor
industry for the last 19 years through personal adventures, coaching or lecturing to potential outdoor instructors.
At Escape Outdoors we believe in delivering a quality course that suits the needs of the group or individuals.
We listen to our customers and aim to improve and expand our courses to ensure that your experience is a great one.
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