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Winter Mountaineering

3 Day Winter Mountaineering Course

Is It For Me? cùrsa prerequisites.

Leasaich ann an doimhneachd-eòlas practaigeach a h-uile sgilean a dh'fheumar gus aghaidh a chur gheamhradh sreapadaireachd talamh, suas gu ìre II, air Breatainn beanntan. Tha ea 'dèanamh a' bharail gu bheil deagh cruaidh a 'gheamhraidh prìomh sgilean gluasaid e.g. cleachdadh an deigh tuagh an dà chuid ann dìreadh / shliochd a thuilleadh cramban.

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Airson faighinn a 'chuid as motha bho chùrsa seo roimhe an t-samhraidh scrambling eòlas a bhiodh feumail. Geamhradh roimhe coiseachd eòlas (gabhail a-steach cleachdadh tuagh agus cramban) tha e riatanach.

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Amasan a 'chùrsa

Thoirt a-steach tha thu airson an sgilean teicnigeach, a 'dèiligeadh ri seòrsa cruth-tìre a' gheamhraidh, suas gu ìre II air Breatainn beanntan. Le cothrom a shreap cuid de na slighean clasaig sreapadaireachd Ghleann Comhann agus Beinn Nibheis.

Sùsbaint a 'Chùrsa

This course runs with a instructor/client ratio of no more than 1:6. Your instructor will speak to you prior to the course to discuss everyone’s’ aspirations and abilities to allow him to plan the programme around this.

The main topics to be covered are:

  • Re-visiting core winter movement skills using axe and crampons in ascent and descent
  • Movement over grade I/II winter snow, ice and ‘scrambling’ type terrain.
  • Use of technical axes and introduction to easy climbing.
  • Climb classic routes like Ledge route and Dorsal arête, The Aonach Eagach and Curved ridge
  • Basic rope work and belaying using the rope alone as well as with a sling and krab,
  • Constructing and using snow anchors (such as buried axe, snow bollard and Deadman)
  • Selecting and using natural rock anchors
  • Abseiling using snow anchors
  • Avalanche awareness and risk assessment and it’s implications for safe route choice.

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The programme is fairly flexible taking into account individual needs and aims, weather, etc.

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Throughout season we will be running a number of fixed date open 3 day mountaineering courses. These will allow you to book on as individuals and join a group of a maximum of 6 daoine.

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£275 per person please be aware that these courses need a minimum of 2 people to run and any that fail to reach this number may be cancelled.

If these dates do not suit or you wish to arrange a private booking all our courses are available as private guiding, please see our private guiding page for rates.


 

Ready to take your mountaineering skills to the next level?

Lìon a-steach an fhoirm gu h-ìosal no cuir fòn thugainn air: 01855 831100

Booking Terms and Conditions

Whilst every attempt is made to ensure that activities run, occasionally we may need to cancel activities due to dangerous or unsuitable conditions. We will endeavour to give as much notice as is practically possible. Occasionally activities may fail to reach a feasible minimum number. In these circumstances we will ensure you receive at least 7 days notice. In the event of cancellation by us for the above reasons, you will be offered either a full refund or an alternative date for the course.

Booking By Phone:

A deposit of 50% of the course fee is required on booking any course with the balance due 30 day’s prior to the course date. If booking within 30 days the full fee is payable on booking.

Booking Online:

Full payment required at the time of booking.

 

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Ar n-amasan a-steach;

  • Airson a 'toirt trèanadh agus oideachadh don phoball ann an co-cheangal ri spòrs bheinn, gabhail a-steach sreapadaireachd, sreap deighe, sreap chreagan, coiseachd is eile co-cheangailte Mountain Sports.
  • Gus a bhrosnachadh agus a leasachadh am measg a 'phobaill, sgilean ann an co-cheangal ri spòrs bheinn
  • A 'brosnachadh sàbhailteachd agus mothachadh air a' bheinn àrainneachdan don phoball
  • Gus foghlam a sholarachadh don phoball ann an co-cheangal ri spòrs bheinn