Mini-Yomp training days

Learn tips and tricks for tackling the Cateran Yomp!

About Five Senses

Five Senses runs cultural walking tours, and teach outdoor and bushcraft skills in Perthshire and Orkney, Scotland.

We teach people how to use their senses to connect with the natural world.

Whether you learn to make fire, navigate by starlight or experience Stone Age Orkney, you’ll feel completely alive — then every day has a bit of magic.

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Malcolm Handoll

Malcolm Handoll

Outdoor Skills Instructor

Malcolm is a qualified Mountain Leader and bushcraft instructor with 30 years’ experience. He first walked up Snowdon (the highest peak in Wales and higher than anything in England) before he was 5 years old, and he’s been walking mountains ever since.

Malcolm has a Mountain Leadership Certificate, Liability Insurance, PVG checks and undergoes regular First Aid training.

Cateran mini-Yomp training event

Cateran mini-Yomp training event

Freedom on the Cateran Trail Would you like to feel the freedom of doing your own thing outdoors, to be able to access nature therapy and fresh air in a way that suits you?  Are you someone who feels you don’t have the speed, fitness and power to just muscle...

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New 8 week navigation course: Cake and Compass

New 8 week navigation course: Cake and Compass

Cake and Compass is an 8-week course in February 2019 that's intended for people who want to learn more about the map and compass to gain confidence but who don't want to be standing out in a cold, wet field. We all learn best when we're enjoying themselves and are...

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Upcoming Events

Tue 21

Orkney Experience tour 2019

May 18 @ 4:00 pm - May 24 @ 5:00 pm
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£945
Fri 24

Weekend Navigation Course

May 24 @ 4:00 pm - May 26 @ 3:00 pm
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£185
Jun 01

Bushcraft Day Course

June 1 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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£95 – £150
Jun 08

Orkney Experience tour 2019

June 8 @ 4:00 pm - June 14 @ 5:00 pm
Jun 15

Firemaking Weekend

June 15 @ 10:00 am - June 16 @ 4:00 pm
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£135
Jun 21

Weekend Navigation Course

June 21 @ 4:00 pm - June 23 @ 3:00 pm
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£185
Jun 29

Bushcraft Day Course

June 29 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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£95 – £150
Jul 13

Orkney Experience tour 2019

July 13 @ 4:00 pm - July 19 @ 5:00 pm
Jul 27

Bushcraft Day Course

July 27 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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£95 – £150