Ratio 1-6 –
Course duration 2 & 5 days
Last winter saw bumper snow conditions
on the high mountains in Scotland.
Which meant all of our courses experienced
snow underfoot as well as the varied
weather conditions we expect: snowfall,
blizzards and sunshine - the perfect
Despite it being warmer at lower altitudes,
Scotland’s mountain summits are
as ever, full-on and serious in winter
So, if you’re planning on getting
out next winter, it’s time to think
about carving some time out of your busy
Trails’ Stuart Johnston MIC is
one of Britain’s most highly qualified
instructors and is co-author of the new
up-to-date “The Mountain Skills
Training Handbook” and “The
Hillwalkers Guide to Mountaineering”.
Climbmts are ideally located for some
of the best winter terrain to be found
Our courses will allow you to experience
winter conditions with our expert team
of instructors who will give you the
skills you need to enjoy the winter mountains.
Our courses are three days and exclude
accommodation. However, we can include
accommodation in your package if you
wish. Our cottages are top-end accommodation.
Additionally you can upgrade to a single
room, or a 3 star hotel full board package.
All in-course transport is provided.
All you have to do is get here.
We also have an extensive equipment hire
facility, so you can hire four-season
winter boots, crampons and ice axe. Please
call for further information.
This course is hugely popular. It’s
all hands on as you practically learn how
to cope with winter conditions on some
of Scotland’s biggest mountains.
The course is designed to introduce you
to essential winter skills and give you
a real winter mountain experience in the
company of some of the top instructors
in the UK.
Our team will teach you how to tackle the
big mountains yourself.
With a good weather forecast you will journey
to the winter summits on a daily basis.
You will learn to:
your boots, crampons and ice axe - all
essential winter tools
Self arrest and
gain skills in the fine art of step cutting
and route finding
winter equipment and how it works
walks and navigate in poor weather
winter weather and how to make good
avalanches and gather avalanche avoidance
techniques - travel wise in winter
Scotland’s winter summits safely
and confidently taking in incredible
views from classic summits
instructor - 6 guests
Perthshire, Scotland. This stunning location
has access to well over 30 Munros in
the immediate area. Our local village
of Aberfeldy is surrounded by hills and
forests and is well serviced with excellent
amenities and transport services. Aberfeldy
is truly the adventure capital of Scotland.
Phone 07917 866 304 to pay by Maestro
or credit / debit card. For further
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