Nevis range & Glencoe Winter Skills

From: £75.00

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4 day course

4 day

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Winter Skills Courses in Fort William

Winter Skills Courses around Fort William are becoming more popular with people looking to head to the mountains.  Having the techniques to do so safely is highly recommended and obtained through booking on to one of our Courses. These days & courses are designed to teach you the fundamentals of hill walking in Winter conditions.  You will get to develop your skills and learn new techniques.  Covering Navigation, Use of Crampons & ice axes, Walking safely in Snow, introduction of rope work, & Avalanche awareness.

Courses are based at Ben Nevis and Glencoe, some of Scotland’s finest and most accessible high mountain areas, thus maximising your learning time.  Other areas that we may use are; Creag Meagaidh, the Monadhliath Mountains & the Cairngorms.

Fort William Winter Skills Courses: 1 Day, 2 Day & 4 Day

Days1 Day2 Day4 Day
Per Person*£75£140£300
Private 1:1£225£450

Private Courses in Scotland for groups and individuals are available, please Contact Us for a bespoke quote.

Price Includes; Instruction / Guiding & all Technical Equipment

Our equipment is Salewa, Black Diamond, Millet & Scarpa.  We also have a large selection boot sizes & crampons to suit all client requirements.

What to bring? Essential clothing for the days/courses; waterproofs, base layers, warm layers, gloves (x2 pairs at least), 40+L rucksack, hat, buff & Ski Goggles.  Gaiters are desirable.


Those booking on to Winter Skills Courses should have mountain walking experience.

Take a look at our equipment hire page if you want to hire equipment instead.

Have a look on our Facebook to check out photos showing the current snow conditions.

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Active Outdoor Pursuits: Winter Walking & Winter Skills in Scotland; The Cairngorms 2017

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