Winter Mountaineering Grade 1 / 2
If you have ever fancied winter climbing or learning how to climb in winter then this course might just be for you. We will go where the weather and conditions look best in order to provide you with the nicest quality conditions out there!
Winter Mountaineering Courses in Scotland
This is a great opportunity to tackle those classic Scottish winter mountaineering routes you’ve aspired to climb in Aviemore & the Cairngorms. On our two and four day courses you may also climb at Creag Meagaidh, Aonaoch Mor and Ben Nevis. The days will be tailored to your personal and group needs and will tackle some classic winter mountaineering routes. The course ratios are on a 1:2.
The weather and winter climbing conditions in Aviemore & across Scotland will dictate where we go so that we can make the most of the days and have the best/most appropriate learning environments. Candidates will have one of the following:
- Considerable walking experience in the mountains.
- Prior mountain scrambling or summer climbing experience is desirable although not essential.
On the four day course there will be the opportunity to lead pitches/full routes as appropriate.