Scottish Winter walking

Winter Mountain Skills Course

4 Days Winter mountain skills training In the awe-inspiring mountains around Aviemore.

This course has been designed for adults aged 18+ with summer mountain walking experience and a good level of fitness who would like to extend their capabilities to being able to access the UK mountains in winter conditions.

During the 4 days we will aim to cover the following skills:

  • Navigation skills
  • Terrain and route choice
  • Use of ice axe and crampons
  • Equipment selection
  • Winter weather

Some equipment (e.g. ice axe and crampons) is available for loan if pre-booked.

Next Course

January or February 2018. Date to be confirmed, watch here for details.

For further information, to be kept informed of courses dates and/or for course details and a booking form email Kent Mountain Centre or call 01286 870 216 / 03000 421 532.