Winter Mountaineering and Winter Skills in Scotland

Snow Hole Expedition in Scotland

A two day expedition journeying through the winter mountains and learning or advancing your winter walking skills, building your own snow hole and sleeping in it.

Perfect for novice winter snow holing participants and those wishing to advance and progress their winter mountaineering skills with the following areas being covered.

Understanding mountain weather forecasts
Avalanche forecast and awareness
Winter navigation techniques
Safe and efficient movement on snow
Using crampons and ice axe
Personal equipment and what to carry

Cost - £275 p/person for 2 days*

*Based on a minimum group size of 2

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All of our courses are run by qualified and experienced instructors who hold either the Winter Mountain Leader (WML) award or the Mountain Instructor Certificate (MIC)

*Our two day courses will run in the Cairngorms National Park or an area close by depending on conditions.

*Course dates are listed below for 2019. Please get in touch if you would like to arrange a course on a different date.

*We also deliver bespoke courses tailored to your individual needs and aspirations so please get in touch to arrange a date and course designed for you.




Winter Climbing

February 4th/5th (Mon/Tue) 2019

February 7th/8th (Thur/Fri) 2019

February 23rd/24th (Sat/Sun) 2019

March 30th/31st (Sat/Sun) 2019

We offer bespoke dates and courses to suit you, please get in touch...


Intro to Winter Skills

January 24th/25th (Thur/Fri) 2019

February 7th/8th (Thur/Fri) 2019

February 23rd/24th (Sat/Sun) 2019

March 9th/10th (Sat/Sun) 2019