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WINTERSKILLS

Want to venture into the winter mountains but feel that you do not have enough experience of winter conditions and ice axe and crampon use? Let us teach you how to walk in crampons, use ice axes both for stopping a slide and for cutting steps in the snow.

COURSE TOPICS

Our basic two day course will cover:
- Weather forecasting/ interpretation
- Avalanche avoidance
- Walking in crampons
- Using ice axes to stop a slide and cutting steps.
- Winter equipment
- Emergency shelters

A third day can be added looking specifically at Navigating in Winter Conditions

 



COURSE COST

£145 FOR TWO DAYS

£210 FOR THE THREE DAY COURSE

£75 FOR THE WINTER NAVIGATION DAY

£450 FOR A GROUP OF UPTO 4 PEOPLE FOR THE TWO DAY COURSE

Discounts for group bookings

COURSE DATES

2017
WINTER SKILLS: Saturday and Sunday 4th - 5th February

WINTER NAVIGATION: Monday 6th February

WINTER SKILLS: Wednesday & Thursday 8th - 9th February

WINTER NAVIGATION: Friday 10th February

WINTER SKILLS: Saturday & Sunday 11th - 12th February

WINTER NAVIGATION: Monday 13th February

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