Top Tips

updated 23/12/08

As we see good ideas we put them on this page to share with you......................


The following links provide some tips that are worth a look and a contribution to the 2008 safety and public awareness campaign being driven by the Lake District on behalf of Mountain Rescue (England and Wales) - However it must be stressed that Mountain Rescue is not a training organization.  If you wish to seek training advice contact a recognized body such as the British Mountaineering Council (BMC)


1. Use of Treking Poles    
2. How to orientate a map
3. How to read a map  
4. How to use a compass  
4. How to take a grid reference  
5. How to ice axe brake
6. Winter Essentials ( BMC Video Trailer)
6. Staying Safe Winter Walking      added 23/12/08


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