All of our winter mountaineering courses in Scotland are run out of Fort William, Glencoe or the Cairngorms. Being based in Fort William with Ben Nevis and Glencoe on our doorstep, we have a huge choice of venues to help you get the most out of your time. All of our winter mountaineering courses are available for single or multiple days, any time of the week and the length of the course will vary depending on your needs.
This course is ideal for those that have experience in Winter walking and are looking to move onto classic mountaineering routes like Ledge route and No.2 gully. We will cover movement, avalanche awareness and route selection, rope work and placing of tradition gear. This may also be the course for you if you have experience of rock climbing but have never been out in winter. Max ratio 1:4.
Even if you've had years of experience out on the hills in winter, there is always something you can learn. This course is ideal for those who have experience of Winter mountaineering but would like to improve on their rope work, maybe they're looking to make it 'slicker' in preperation for a trip away or just so you can climb here in Britian more effeciently. Max ratio 1:4.