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MountainXperience is much more than just a mountain guiding business. We’re passionate about teaching others to enjoy the countryside responsibly. Whether you’re brand new to the upland environment and just getting started or you’re a more experienced hill walker looking to improve your outdoor skills, we have something just for you. MountainXperience provides skills courses from Mountain Training as well as navigation and map reading courses from the NNAS (National Navigation Award Scheme).
Our Hill Skills course from Mountain Training is your key to getting started in countryside and moorland walking. If you want to learn more about planning walks, navigating and understanding the equipment required, then the Hill Skills course is an ideal way to learn. We operate in the beautiful Peak District from the Penny Pot Cafe in Edale. The course will give you all the skills you need to enjoy the hills of the Peaks and beyond. Find out more and book your place on our next Mountain Training Hill Skills course in the Peak District.
The Mountain Skills course also from Mountain Training is an ideal choice for people interested in exploring mountainous terrain and wanting to develop their confidence in the mountains. It’s a great way to learn the essential skills you will need to enjoy the mountains in the UK safely. Our Mountain Skills courses run in the Snowdonia National Park from the fabulous Moel Siabod Cafe in Capel Curig. We’ll teach you how to read a map, how to use a compass, how to plan your own mountain walks and more skills essential for enjoying the countryside. If you want to improve your personal mountain skills, find out more and book your place on our Mountain Training Mountain Skills course in Snowdonia.
Perhaps you’re already a regular visitor to the outdoors but are forever getting lost. Our family friendly National Navigation Award Scheme courses will take you from relying on friends or guidebooks to being able to plan a walk and follow it successfully. These hugely popular map reading courses will teach you all the skills needed for navigating in the mountains including using a map and compass, planning a walking route and how to be safe in the outdoors. If you’re looking for navigation training in Snowdonia or the Peak District, have a look at our Bronze NNAS Navigator Award, Silver NNAS Navigator Award, Straight to Silver NNAS Navigator Award or our Gold NNAS Navigator Award weekends.