4 Day Winter Skills courses

From: £410.00

Four Days Winter Skills Course in the Cairngorms, Aviemore & Scotland. Select your start date on the calendar – days 2, 3 and 4 are automatically added. Our four day Winter Skills Courses may include some steeper terrain like Fiacaill ridge as well.

Private Bookings

Private courses available for £250.00 per day (1:1) and £75.00 per day for each additional person in the group. Contact us for further details.

Take a look at our One and Two day courses as well:

One Day Course.

Two Day Course.

Winter Skills Courses in Scotland

Our Four day winter skills  training courses in the Cairngorms, Aviemore & throughout Scotland are designed to ensure you have the skills and knowledge to travel safely in the high mountains in winter conditions. All our four day courses may also take the skills into steeper terrain like Fiacaill ridge as well. These essential skills will be learned and developed throughout your chosen course. The Winter Skills days will utilise the Cairngorms to teach you the fundamentals of hill walking in Winter conditions.

You will get to develop your winter skills and learn new techniques. These include navigation, use of crampons & ice axes, walking safely in the snow, snow-pack analysis, the use of transceivers (including search and rescue techniques), emergency shelters, introduction to rope work, & avalanche awareness/evaluation.

Our winter skills are based at the Cairngorms Adventure Centre and use the Northern Corries and Cairngorm Plateau, one of Scotland’s finest and most accessible high mountain areas, thus maximising your learning time.  Other areas that we may use are; Creag Meagaidh, Ben Nevis & Glencoe.

Private 1:1 Instruction!

If you wish to book a instructor specifically for you or your group. Simply fill in an enquiry form by clicking the button to the right or drop us a ring on 01540 210 000. Private instructor rates start from £250.00 per day on a 1:1 ratio, additional participants £75.00 per person per day.

Other Winter Skills Courses

One Day Winter Skills Course

On the one day Winter Skills Course in the Cairngorms, Aviemore & Scotland, you will earn the skills to move safely and efficiently in the mountains (in winter), safely use ice axes, crampons, plan a route according to weather and avalanche risk and many more.

Two Days Winter Skills Course

The Two day winter skills course based in Aviemore, the Cairngorms & Scotland builds on the skills from the first and covers new skills like rope-work and some emergency shelters.

Winter Scenery Video

The hills encompassed in a winter coat of snow.  The shots are mostly from the Cairngorms & Aviemore, but also a couple from other parts of Scotland.

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