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AUGUST 16 - 18 - SHROPSHIRE HILLS - NAVIGATION COURSE

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AUGUST 16 - 18 - SHROPSHIRE HILLS - NAVIGATION COURSE

Accommodation at All Stretton Bunkhouse

http://www.allstrettonbunkhouse.co.uk

Course based at nearby All Stretton Village Hall.

Number of places - 10. Number of nights - 2. Cost - £111

Have you ever wanted to unlock the secrets of navigating with a map and compass? Then this is just the weekend for you!

We have done many courses with Marshall Cale Navigation Training (http://www.lovethehills.co.uk) before and the course (http://www.meetup.com/outdooradventureclub/files) is nothing short of superb. Marshall specializes in providing expert navigation training for hillwalkers and the course is not only a huge learning experience but great fun too! In just 2 days you will learn to navigate safely and independently using a map and compass.

The course runs from Saturday morning to Sunday late afternoon. Accommodation is Friday and Saturday nights.

For Course Content see course details (http://www.meetup.com/outdooradventureclub/files/) at More/Files at the top of this page or call Marshall for more information.

YOU WON'T FIND CHEAPER - YOU WON'T FIND BETTER!

Price includes:
2 nights YHA hostel accommodation www.allstrettonbunkhouse.co.uk
Two-days navigation training for hillwalkers with Marshall Cale http://www.lovethehills.co.uk

Location Map
http://goo.gl/maps/VUo8b

Price does NOT include:
Transport expenses.
Meals.

Accommodation
This delightful bunkhouse has 10 beds (rooms of 4, 4 and 2) all of which have been reserved for us. Depending on who is coming it may be necessary for a bedroom to be mixed sex. Bedding is provided.

Travel
Car sharing is recommended, also there is a good train service Euston or Paddington to Church Stretton. Please ask for advice, or look at the document in More/Files at the top of this page. Marshall can arrange a lift from the Station for those arriving Friday evening (please ask).

Food
The bunkhouse is self catering and the kitchen is fully equipped with cooker, microwave, toaster, kettle and fridge. You will need food for breakfasts and pack lunches.

Nearest Supermarket is Coop Supermarket 2Km at Church Stretton, open[masked] Mon-Sat.

Also there is good food and local Ale at the nearby Yew Tree Inn. (Marshall will book a table for Saturday evening - not compulsory).

Tea Coffee and biscuits etc are provided during the course.

Arrangements
The arrangements for the weekend will emailed well in advance, and will follow the arrangements described in More/Files at the top of this page.

THE ACCOMODATION AND COURSE FEES MUST BE PAID STRAIGHT AWAY TO MARSHALL CALE, WHO WILL SEND YOU BANK TRANSFER DETAILS WHEN YOU RSVP.

If you have any questions about this training please contact Marshall directly; [masked][masked]

Thanks.

We consider safety to be our number one priority and while we never take unnecessary risks, we do recognise that any outdoor activity involves a danger of personal injury or death. Remember that you should be aware of and accept these risks as you are responsible for your own safety and you should not undertake anything beyond your abilities. It is also your responsibility to be correctly equipped for the weather and activity you have chosen to participate in.

We recommend that everyone participating in outdoor activities obtain appropriate insurance. The BMC offer excellent policies for all outdoor enthusiasts at very competitive rates: https://www.thebmc.co.uk/modules/insurance/Landing.aspx .