Mountain Orienteering Course
Two-day course, with overnight stay and half board included . It will be carried out in a guarded shelter or establishment with similar characteristics.
During the course we will deal with basic points and different orientation techniques , with the aim of planning an itinerary . The course will have a theoretical part, but it will be eminently practical .
1. Basic concepts. Longitude latitude. projections.
2. The Map.
3. The Compass.
4. The Altimeter.
5. Other Orientation Techniques (Sun, Clock, Nature,...).
6. Digital cartography and GPS.
Certified Mountain Guide with AEGM-UIMLA accreditation.
One night accommodation in Mountain Refuge.
A half board (dinner + breakfast).
Map 1:25,000 of the Western Massif of the Picos de Europa.
Accident insurance and RC.
Does not include:
Any other item not mentioned as included.
Go with a compass with a transparent base. If you have a GPS, bring it too.
There are blankets/quilts in the shelter and sheets can be rented. You can bring your sleeping bag or sheet bag.
The route may be altered depending on weather conditions, availability at the refuge and/or other types of circumstances, always keeping in mind the safety of the group.
Price: €200* (VAT included). * Price per person.
Group: From 4 to 12 people.