Understanding mountain weather As regular, or even occasional, hill-walkers and mountaineers, it’s vital that we have an understanding of mountain weather. Therefore a number of my previous tips have been…
There are still a couple of places available on my Silver NNAS course next weekend, 24-25 October. The course will be held on the moors around Ilkley where we have a great combination of complex contour features and open featureless moorland for compass work.
This course is a great way to sharpen the skills for the coming winter season. It's also perfect for those contemplating the ML Training course in the near future. While it's not a compulsory requirement, the Silver NNAS is the standard of navigation that you should be comfortable with to get the most out of ML Training. thesummitisoptional.com/navigation/nnas-award-silver/... See MoreSee Less
Great to be working with Filippo again, this time accompanied by Omer, as he progresses along his journey towards leading multi-pitch trad routes. A day of indifferent weather on Middlefell Buttress in Langdale, but the ideal opportunity to test out my new AMI facemask for close up work on belay stances 😄 Association of Mountaineering Instructors... See MoreSee Less