Wild Camping Training Weekend (limited numbers)
About the Event
Difficulty Level: Low
Cost of tuition for the course: £120 per person (members £80)
Due to Covid 19 restrictions, this event is restricted to 6 participants from 2 households.
This is a two day training event starting from Butarlyp Youth Hostel Grasmere, and partly on the fells including a high-level overnight camp. Participants will be guided and supported by a qualified and expert mountain leader. The course will cover best clothing and equipment, packing for an expedition, route choice and everything you need to know about camping out in the fells in the UK, including site choice, cooking a meal and camp safety and hygiene.
Participants should bring their own tent and camping equipment, although it may be possible to borrow equipment for the event.
Course tutor: Stuart Lockton