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More than Mountains

48 Devonshire Road, LA12 9AJ, England
+44 7984 410230
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Intermediate Navigation Course

My wife and I undertook the two day Intermediate Navigation course near Coniston on the weekend of... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Martin S
2 day Intermediate Navigation Course

I have just completed an excellent 2 day navigation course in the Lake District led by Jill. I... read more

Reviewed 20 November 2017
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We are a small, friendly company that specialises in tailoring courses to perfectly fit your needs. We offer personalised tuition in rock climbing and map reading and also multi-activity days for families and friends. Our courses are based throughout the Lake District. Come and try rock climbing, navigation courses, gorge walking, winter mountaineering, abseiling or a guided walk.
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“os maps” (3 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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48 Devonshire Road, LA12 9AJ, England
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

My wife and I undertook the two day Intermediate Navigation course near Coniston on the weekend of 18 November 2017. The course was led by Jill who proved to be an excellent leader throughout the two days. We decided to take the course to improve...More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We are really glad you enjoyed the course. Hope you enjoy walking the Coast to Coast next year.

Reviewed 20 November 2017

I have just completed an excellent 2 day navigation course in the Lake District led by Jill. I highly recommend this course to anyone who wants to learn key navigational skills to make walking more adventurous. Jill was incredibly focused on imparting her enthusiasm and...More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2017

Thank you very much for leaving such a lovely review. Have fun exploring further afield with your new skills.

Reviewed 31 October 2017

Fantastic day out and Jill was a great instructor. Being a complete novice to using ordnance survey maps I was hoping to learn a few things about navigation but came away from the day with a really thorough understanding of how to use OS maps....More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 2 November 2017

Thank you for the lovely review. Have fun exploring with the help of your new map reading skills :-)

Reviewed 20 September 2017

Superb. Nick is a fantastic instructor, really informative and friendly. We managed quite a lot of different climbs with varying difficulty so it was a really fun day. Highly recommend. Already planning on booking on next level course. My girlfriend had dislocated her elbow prior...More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Thanks for leaving us a review. We are really glad you enjoyed your day. We look forward to seeing you again.

Reviewed 29 July 2017

From past experience, I find that it's rare to come across a course that far exceeds one's expectations, yet the Introduction to Rock Climbing Course, led by Nick, did just that. I booked with the aim of gaining both experience and confidence, prior to a...More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thank you so much for leaving such a lovely review. We are really glad you enjoyed the course. Have fun in the Alps - we are very jealous :-)

Reviewed 11 May 2017

We had a brilliant day trying rock climbing for the first time with Nick - our instructor. We have tried and learnt so many things, now seriously considering rock climbing. Nick was patient and helpful, but still pushed us to do more things that we...More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review Natasha. We are really glad you enjoyed your introduction to rock climbing and hope we will see you again soon if you decide to do more.

Reviewed 24 April 2017

I have just got back from a Intermediate Navigation Course with Jill who was brilliant, I found the course very good. Jill did a fantastic job of teaching navigation techniques that I will go on to use in the future. I could not fault the...More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Glad you enjoyed the course.

Reviewed 17 April 2017

I attended the Beginners' Navigation Course with Jill which was an excellent refresher for me in terms of navigation and a pleasant walk around the Bowness area. It brought all the basics of map reading together for me. I subsequently booked a private navigation course...More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We hope you enjoy practising your new skills in the hills :-)

Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

My husband and I took our son Harry (age 4) for his first ever climb with Nick back in October last year (2016). We had such a great experience that we booked another half days climbing session with Nick during the Easter break this week....More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 16 April 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a review. We've loved meeting Harry and hope to see him lots more in the future.

Reviewed 10 November 2016

We have previously spent a full day with Nick during our Summer 2016 holidays, and went back for a half day on our recent half-term visit to the Lakes. This time we only did the ghyll scrambling up Stickle Gill in Langdale, just west of...More

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Jill C, Owner at More than Mountains, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review James. We are really glad you enjoyed the day. Ghyll scrambling is a great rainy day activity. Hope to see back next year.

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