A ONE-day course to help walkers and ramblers make the most of the countryside will be held in Henley
A ONE-day course to help walkers and ramblers make the most of the countryside will be held in Henley on February 24.
Participants will learn about map scales, grid references, contours, symbols, compass bearings and estimating the time it will take to do a walk. The course, which is organised by the Chiltern Society, starts at Red Kite Cottage in Fawley at 10am. It costs £6 for members of the society and £10 for non-members. For more information, call 01494 771250 or visit www.chilternsociety.org.uk Participants will need clothing and footwear suitable for the weather on the day, a small rucksack with a packed lunch, a 1-25000 map of the area around Henley (Explorer 171) and a compass.