Introduction to Winter Skills course overview
Discover a whole new set of skills to take your adventures into the winter. You'll develop your personal winter skills to move confidently with the use of ice axe and crampons and navigate in the winter environment. You'll develop a basic awareness of avalanche risks and the winter mountain environment that leave you ready for your own winter mountain adventures.
What does this course cover?
Who is this course for?
You should have some summer hill walking experience, but no previous winter walking experience is needed.
In the event there is a lack of snow or snow conditions are deteriorating, the course will continue with a mountaineering day. We'll just make the best of the snow conditions we have.
We also offer guided winter mountain walks in the Lake District and Scotland. Contact Us with your with your preferred date and location.
The following kit is available to hire:
Our courses run at the following locations
Our courses are non-residential. Take a look at our recommended accommodation on the resources page.
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Winter Hill Walking: If They Only Knew
A magical gaze at the joys of winter hill walking, taking you to a world far above everyday life on the streets.
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