BEACON Guides for hill-walkers and climbers
Site Map and Contents
□ Home page - our main index and welcome page
□ Contact Us / Order - how to contact us and order guide maps and other products
□ Price List - a summary of all our guide-maps and related products available with prices
□ The Guides - describes the range of mountain guide maps and other special products for hill-walkers available.
□ National Three Peaks Challenge - an introduction to the National Three Peaks Challenge, the Yorkshire Three Peaks and other UK mountain challenges
□ Three Peaks Challenge Information - information about doing the National Three Peaks Challenge and the special challenge mountain maps and guide/information packs available.
□ Features - describes the key features of the Beacon mountain guide map (route map)
□ Mountain Navigation - practical information about mountain navigation using a map, compass and GPS. Deals with map reading, grid references, magnetic variation, estimating distances and even getting lost. Has a useful section on choosing and using GPS units in the UK mountains.
□ Equipment - a brief guide to equipment required for hill walking in the UK with tips on equipment selection and use.
□ Route Card - a simple "flight plan" you can use to log your intended walking / climbing route
Three Peaks Challenge times - typical timings for people completing the
Three Peaks Challenge times - typical timings for people completing the challenges.
□ Three Peaks Challenge navigation problems - focuses on the particular mountain navigation problem areas for people undertaking the National Three Peaks Challenge.
The Railway Children Three Peaks Challenge - information about the
Children Three Peaks Challenge event and the special route maps available for
The Railway Children Three Peaks Challenge - information about the Railway Children Three Peaks Challenge event and the special route maps available for this event.
□ Main Links - links to selected useful external sites
□ Outdoor Shows - latest information about Outdoor Shows and other events of interest to outdoor enthusiasts.
□ Customer's comments - comments from recent guide map users
□ Stockists - retail stockists and on-line stores that stock Beacon guide-maps