kit lists

general kit list for all mountain courses

nb - not for running courses - see running specific kit list below

please bring all of the items in the list below, as well as the additional specific items for your course

- Waterproof Top (WITH hood)

- Waterproof Trousers

- Insulated jacket/coat

- Fleece layer/jumper

- Suitable shoes for your activity. Walking Boots are highly recommended. (Please get in touch if you intend to use other shoes)

- Medium size rucksack (with waterproof liner, or dry bags)

- Food and Drink for the day

- Personal Medication and First Aid Kit

- Emergency Whistle

- Hat and Gloves

- Sunglasses or Sun Hat

Additional kit for Summer walking or scrambling

- Waterproof map of the area (Or non-waterproof map in waterproof cover) You will be told which map you need upon booking the course.

- Compass (Silva Expedition Type 4 is recommended)

Additional kit for rock climbing

- Rock Climbing shoes

- Helmet*

- Climbing Harness*

- Any personal climbing kit that you have (we may not use this, but do bring it along if you would like to!)

*If you don't have a helmet or harness and won't be able to get hold of them prior to your course, get in touch!

Additional kit for Winter SKills or Navigation

- Waterproof map of the area (Or non-waterproof map in waterproof cover) You will be told which map you need upon booking the course.

- Compass (Silva Expedition Type 4 is recommended)

- Additional insulated jacket

- Foil survival bag

- Another set of gloves and hat

- Goggles

- Buff or Balaclava

- Helmet

- Walking crampons*

- Winter walking boots

- Walking Axe*

- Head torch and spare batteries

- Walking pole

- Thermos flask is recommended so that you can have a hot drink!

* If you don't have these and wont manage to get some prior to your course, please get in touch as we can rent you some. 

running courses general kit list

- Running pack or rucksack

- Waterproof Jacket (with hood)

- Waterproof Trousers

- Food and drink for the day (Please bring enough!)

- Trail or Fell Running Shoes in good condition

- Personal first aid and medication

- Foil survival blanket

- Insulated jacket

- Hat/Buff and Gloves

- Sunglasses 

Additional Kit for WINTER Courses

- Micro - spikes

- Walking Axe*

- Additional warm layer

- Additional pair of gloves and hat

- Goggles

*If you don't own these and won't be able to get hold of them prior to the course, please get in touch as we will need to rent you some. 

Contact

Alice Kerr

 

(+44)07808 263591

 

alicecharlottekerr@gmail.com

 

Please email or call at any time and I will endeavour to reply within 24 hours. 

 

 

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