Peak District / North Wales
1 Day Course
"Binit just needed a day out with someone who would help guide him in the direction he already wanted to go"
If you fancy a session out on the rock or in the hills by yourselves with an experienced instructor at your side look no further. We will tailor make this day to suit your needs and aspirations. All of our coaches and instructors have years of climbing, mountaineering and hill walking experience behind them, so whether you want to learn new movement skills, rigging techniques, navigational skills or just have a good day out this course is for you.
What we can do...
- Guiding throught the UK
- Coaching 1:1 or 1:2
- Trad Climbing
Who's this for?
Anyone looking to further their knowledge or wanting some private outdoor coaching.
All climbing kit is provided for rock climbing & navigation equipment such as maps and compasses
Our normal start time is 9:30am and we aim to be finishing around 4:30pm at the place of your choosing. Here we will talk about your aims and goals, make a plan and head off to the crag or hills for an exciting days learning. We are happy to travel to different places around the country however if its a long distance from where we are based we may charge for fuel costs. We aim to be finished around 4:30pm.
How to book:
Select the 'Book Privately' button below and we will run this course completely private and bespoke to you, on the date you request. The calendar shows all our availability, just simply selected the date and book in! If there isn't a date available please don't hestitate to Contact us and im sure we can sort somthing out for you.
We will supply you with all the kit you need! Thats shoes, chalk, harness, helmet the full works! We only use proper climbing equipment not crotch busting harnesses and normal group kit like many others use, if you're going to learn to climb then use the kit you're going to buy is our moto. If you have and like to use your own thats also no problem.
You will just need to bring / wear sutible clothing and food water etc.
We are based in Upper Hulme in the beautiful Staffordshire Moorlands area of the west side of the Peak District. The medieval market town of Leek is no further than a 5min drive down the road and has plenty of super markets, pubs and shops to explore. 20 mins in the other direction and you arrive in the historical town of Buxton again full of shops, museums, cinema and a theatre.
If you're struggling to find somewhere to lay your head after a busy day out on the rock, we can recommend these places to get you started. All are within walking distance of our centre and are set in stunning locations.
Hen Cloud Campsite - http://www.roachestearooms.co.uk/camping.html
Hazel Barrow Campsite - https://www.ukcampsite.co.uk/sites/details.asp?revid=14236
Field house cottage - https://www.fhcottagepeakdistrict.co.uk/
Roaches bunk house - https://www.roachesbunkhouse.com/thebunkhouse
Leek Apartments - https://holidayhomes-staffordshire.co.uk/
Rudyard Luxury Lodges - https://luxurylodgestays.co.uk/locations/peak-district/
We keep a very close eye on the weather at all times. If its just looking a little damp, overcast or showery the course will go ahead as normal and most of the time its never as bad as met office makes out! We are experts at finding dry and suitable areas to train you and our local knowledge is second to none. If however the weather is looking terrible for the duration of the course then you will be given the choice of re-booking onto another session later in the year and we will prioritise your booking over any new ones we receive.
Instructors and insurance
All our staff are qualified and assessed by the Mountain Training Association and have years of coaching and instructing experience and all participants are covered for all activities via our public liability insurance.
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