june, 2019

15jun9:00 am3:00 pmNature of Snowdonia

Event Details

These workshops are primarily aimed at Mountain Leaders and Instructors or trainees working towards those awards. Anyone working outsidewith, or leading, groups in the hills or mountains of the UK shouldhowever, find these workshops ofinterest. We generally attract a like-minded keen group of people who get along with each other givingthe day a fun feeling in which tolearn. At this time of year we will expect to see a good range of wild flowers including some of theArctic-alpines and upland plants which are well displayed in Cwm Idwal.nnThis workshop is eligible for MTA and AMI CPD points.nnWhilst the workshops are themed seasonally we will respond to whatever the environment and weather throw at us on the day of the workshop. Key topics for the day might include;nnnGeologynIdentifying and remembering flowersnRecognising the birds in the mountainsnEnjoyingthe insect lifenReading the landscapenWatch water at worknHumanimpact on the upland environmentnnYou will need to dress for the weather and expect to be ‘on the hill’ for about five hours. Bring apacked lunch. You will find a digital camera and/or a smart phone, pen/pencil and notebook handy too.


(Saturday) 9:00 am - 3:00 pm


Cwm Idwal

Cwm Idwal

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