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

Sat 20

Firemaking Weekend

April 20 @ 10:00 am - April 21 @ 4:00 pm
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£135
Cake and Compass 8 week navigation course by Five Senses at the Barony Cafe, Alyth
Sun 21
Fri 26

Weekend Navigation Course

April 26 @ 4:00 pm - April 28 @ 3:00 pm
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£185
Cake and Compass 8 week navigation course by Five Senses at the Barony Cafe, Alyth
Sun 28
May 04

Bushcraft Day Course

May 4 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
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£95 – £150
May 10

Weekend Advanced Navigation Course

May 10 @ 4:00 pm - May 12 @ 3:00 pm
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£185
May 12

Mini-Yomp training: Yomp with Five Senses!

May 12 @ 10:30 am - 2:30 pm
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£50
May 18

Firemaking Weekend

May 18 @ 10:00 am - May 19 @ 4:00 pm
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£135
May 18

Orkney Experience tour 2019

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