1-Day Wilderness Navigation Course // 19th Jan - $250
The ability to navigate using a map + compass opens up your world to off-track adventures as well as keeps you safe.
"It was very well organised - keep up the good work!"
"mind was blown many times!"
"I actually did not really know what to expect - but it exceeded my expectations"
"good balance of theory + application"
Join us and the qualified guides from the Australian School of Mountaineering for a special* 1-day Wilderness Navigation Course in the Blue Mountains!
*This course is normally 2 days but we have partnered with ASM to bring to you this more accessible 1-day version
How The Day Goes:
8.45am - meet at the Australian School of Mountaineering Office inside The Paddy Pallin Adventure Centre, 166 Katoomba Street, Katoomba (2-minute walk from Katoomba train station).
The course will cover:
Introduction into compass and map and how they work
UTM grid references
Walking an off-track route from a route card
We'll be back at the ASM Office no later than 4.45pm.
If you are travelling from Sydney to Katoomba, allow 2 hours by train or 1.5 hours by car.
The Australian School of Mountaineering Office is inside The Paddy Pallin Adventure Centre:
166 Katoomba Street
It is a 2-minute walk from the train station.
We'll be learning our navigation skills in the beautiful Blue Mountains so be aware that there will be some bushwalking involved!
Time: 8.45am - 4.45pm
Instruction from nationally qualified & highly experienced guides
All technical equipment
Lunch - when you book, we will ask for your dietary requirements
Transport to + from meeting point
Personal clothing + insurance
If you have any concerns about the day, feel free to ring the ASM office on 4782 2014.
In the event of bad weather, we will aim to re-organise the event.
If you're unable to make the new date it we will offer you a full refund.
No refund on tickets on cancellations 7 days out from the event.
No refunds on no shows.