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We expect restrictions will be relaxed in March so we can run our courses again. We are now taking bookings for March.
All bookings are protected by our COVID-19 Booking Promise. If you can't attend your course due to the impact of COVID-19 you can move to a different date or we will refund you in full.
The winter mountain environment can be a beautiful and brutal place all at the same time. We'll teach you crampon and ice-axe skills to move confidently. And give you the knowledge needed to make those critical mountaineering decisions to keep you safe.
This introduction to winter skills will give you a taste of the mountains in real winter conditions. We'll introduce the ice axe and crampons, basic winter navigation, snow knowledge, extra kit needed for the winter and a whole lot more. This 1 day course runs in the Lake District.
Our 2 day winter skills takes it a bit further. We'll work on movement on steep ground, ice axe self arrest, emergency snow shelters, avalanche awareness, navigating in poor visibility and more. This 2 day course runs in the Cairngorms.
This intensive course will give you the opportunity to cover all of the core winter skills on the 2 day course and then develop key ropework techniques to build snow anchors and create belays to get you ready for those first winter graded adventures. This 3 day course runs in the Cairngorms.
Get ready for the classic winter climbing routes. You'll develop essential winter climbing, ropework and technical skills to keep you safe on winter routes. This 2 day course is based in the cairngorms and aimed at preparing you for your first winter climb.
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.
We're not delivering any courses at the moment due to the national lockdown.
If you're affected by COVID19 and can’t attend your course we promise we'll refund in full or you can transfer to another date.