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Scottish Winter Mountaineering

Scottish Winter Mountaineering

Scottish Winter Moutnaineering is extremely challenging, however it can get you into truly incredible places that feel totally alpine. Our courses help give you the skills you will need to explore on your own.

This course involves ascending and traversing some classic grade 1 routes in the Scottish Highlands. We can base the course in either the East, West or North-West. Dependent on your wishes. The course will invlove long and arduous days where a high level of hill fitness is required.

During this course we will teach you basic rope work for winter mountaineering and how to make a variety of belays in the snow. By the end of this course you'll be more confident to both ascend and descend more technical winter terrain, as well as assess avalanche risk.


Cost: £600

Duration: 5 days

Experience: Previous winter hillwalking experience and good hill fitness.

Dates for 5 day courses: We currently have no course dates set. Please get in touch to set up course dates to suit your needs.

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