Guided Hill Walks
Navigation & Skills Training
Advice & Recommended Equipment
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Hillcraft Guided Walking aims to give you
the best hill and mountain walking and hiking days in the Lake
District, Snowdonia, Yorkshire Dales and Scotland in the company of
an expert friend.
Guided Walking and Hiking Breaks – is it for
- Unsure of the best places to walk, the safest
routes or want a quiet walk away from the crowds?
- Limited time to plan a route on a short break,
or as part of a longer holiday or tour?
Uncertain of your route-finding skills or want
to leave yourself free to enjoy the scenery?
- Want to learn more about the area you are
walking in and have good company to share your love of the hills?
- Want to enhance your confidence and skills in
Guided Walking – who are we?
led by Paul Shorrock who has 40 years experience of mountain
walking. His passion for the beautiful high places of the UK is
only matched by his love of sharing his knowledge and skills in a
relaxed and friendly way that enables you to enjoy breathtaking
scenery and walk more safely and confidently. Our emphasis is on
sharing our enthusiasm, working with you to plan your day and
ensuring your comfort and enjoyment throughout the walk.
Walks - what do we offer?
We design and
deliver personalised guided hill walks for you; just tell us the
date, time and area you want to walk and the interests and
experience of your group. Using our skills and local knowledge
we work with you to devise a hill day that will meet your needs
whether you are going solo, or as a couple, family, group of friends
or work colleagues, from novice walkers to the mountain fit.
To find out more, go to the Guided
Hill Walks page.
Hill Skills and
Navigation Training – go a step further?
Do you want to use your walking holiday to
improve your confidence in hill skills and navigation? We offer
courses and coaching, from basic hill safety, navigation using
map and compass, up to nationally recognised navigation awards and
pre-assessment and coaching for
outdoor qualifications. Day courses and residential
weekends are on offer alongside bespoke coaching. To find out
more, go to the Navigation and Skills Training
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NEW - Guide to the
Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge walk.
A complete guide to planning, preparing
and walking this iconic challenge walk - 22 miles in 12 hours,
including the peaks of Pen y Ghent, Whernside and
Ingleborough. For more details go to the