Skills Day: Geography of the Yorkshire Dales with Mark Reid FRGS

03/12/2021 - 03/12/2021

Buckden Village Car Park

Bookings start from £0.00

About

Skills Day: Geography of the Yorkshire Dales with Mark Reid FRGS

An overview of the physical, human and environmental geography of the Yorkshire Dales.

Start/finish: Buckden Village Car Park (pay & display - YDNPA - toilet facilities available).

Googlemaps: https://goo.gl/maps/Uk9y3uUJ2V1zzgnZ9

Postcode: BD23 5JA (aproximate)

Grid ref: SD 94243 77370

WORKSHOP CONTENT & LEARNING OUTCOMES

We’ll look at the rocks beneath our feet, how these shape the landform, flora and fauna, as we ascend Buckden Gill from the Great Scar Limestone through the sequences of the Yoredale Rocks to the Millstone Grist series on the summit. We’ll explore the Iron Age settlements, lead mines, Enclosure Acts, land use, sheep and Roman Road as we go. We’ll discuss the impact of climate change on the Yorkshire Dales.

The purpose of this day is to give participants tools, ideas and sources of information to inspire, educate and inform people when leading groups in the Yorkshire Dales

All participants will need to complete a Consent Form
https://www.teamwalking.co.uk/participant-consent-form/

EQUIPMENT/KIT REQUIRED

Attendees will need to be equipped for a days walking within a moorland environment and the conditions forecast including the relevant maps.

You will need to provide your own lunch and snacks.

WORKSHOP PROVIDER CREDENTIALS

Mark Reid is a Mountain Leader, Outdoor Instructor and author of ‘The Inn Way’ guidebooks. They are also a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society.

Further information on Mark, including other course and guiding oppurtunities can be found on his website.

www.teamwalking.co.uk

COVID AND SAFETY

As a peer-led event attendees are responsible for their own welfare and must adhere to Covid-19 government guidelines regarding safety and social distancing. Please do not attend this event if you are displaying any Covid-19 symptoms.

Please familiarise yourselves with the following MTA guidance before attending this event: https://www.mountain-training.org/membership/mountain-training-association/news/helping-keep-outdoor-activities-covid-secure

Track & Trace: Your contact information may need to be shared with another attendee should they later display any Covid-19 symptoms and wish to inform you of this. 

CANCELLATION PROCEDURE

In the event of concellation all attendees will be contacted directly and this events page updated accordingly.

WHAT HAPPENS AFTER THE EVENT

Your CPD points will automatically be added to your record in due course - you will not need to add it yourself.

Please allow up to 2 weeks for the workshop provider to complete the event in the system and assign you your CPD, thank you.

Iain McIntyre

Yorkshire Regional Coordinator

Where And When

Start
03/12/2021 09:45
End
03/12/2021 15:00
Total Days
0.5
Maximum Bookings
13
Bookings
13
Venue
Buckden Village Car Park
Town
Buckden
County
North Yorkshire
Postcode
BD23 5JA
Country
United Kingdom
Latitude
54.19199
Longitude
-2.08970

CPD Points

CPD Points
1.00

Provider

Name
Mountain Training Association
Phone
07919158915
Email

Booking

  • Non Residential

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