Some reasons why people go on Map & Compass Courses

Some very good reasons why people go on Map & Compass Courses When someone contacts me to ask about a course I am always curious about what motivated them to do so. And I never cease to be pleased...

Wandering Free – all about Open Access Land

Wandering Free – All about Open Access Land What is Open Access Land? In England and Wales, when we’re out in the countryside, in the main we are walking along public footpaths and...

Why GPS Users should also learn Map & Compass Skills

Why GPS Users should also learn Map & Compass Skills This piece will hopefully inspire everyone who uses a GPS to become a competent map and compass navigator. You will get so much more out of...

Navigating using Hedges, Walls & Fences

Navigating using Hedges, Walls & Fences According to the UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology there are 642,000km of hedges in England *. Whilst that figure represents a big decline since World...

Using your Phone for Emergencies in the Mountains

Using your Phone for Emergencies in the Mountains Your mobile phone is your best friend if things go wrong in a remote place. But to make it truly effective, you need to know what to do with it before...