Winter Mountaineering

We can providing guiding and skills courses through the winter.

Winter Skills Weekend

This is a weekend introducing you to the skills required for hill walking in winter. We will spend the weekend on the Aberdeen side of the Cairngorms, saving travel and accommodation costs for people based in the North East. We will cover:

  • Avalanche awareness
  • Cutting Steps
  • Navigation in winter
  • Self Arrest
  • Using an ice axe
  • Walking in crampons

The course will be £120 per person. If you don’t have winter equipment you can easily hire equipment from Tiso Aberdeen.