A hiker is ‘very lucky’ to be alive after he was rescued from Wales’s highest mountain, Snowdon, in winter conditions and winds gusting to more than 90mph.
…”This rescue highlights the importance of good navigation skills in the mountains, always carry a map and compass and know how to use them….”
See Grough article here.
— Join one of Mountaintrails navigation courses this spring and make your hiking in the mountains safer and more enjoyable.
Check out our navigation and skills page for more details.. http://mountaintrails.ie/navigation-hill-skills/