Introduction to Winter Skills course overview
Discover a whole new set of skills to take your adventures into the winter. On this winter course you'll develop your personal 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 courses for?
You should have some summer hill walking experience, but no previous winter walking experience is needed.
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.
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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Our Instructors are members of the Mountain Training Association. We regularly attend workshops to continue our own personal development.
Mountain Training Association is the support and development branch of Mountain Training, offering a range of workshops for trainee and qualified leaders and coaches.