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Snow Holing Turas

This One's For The True Adventure Seeker!

Is It For Me? cùrsa Prerequisites

Airson an fhìor dàna seeker, h-uile geamhradh Ice Factor-teagaisg fa leth a sholarachadh sneachda holing turasan. Tha e air leth-slighe a 'cur seachad a' gheamhraidh an deireadh-sheachdain.

Eòlas na h-Alba beanntan aig aca as iomallaiche agus as brèagha. Based in the West Highlands we have access to some of the most breathtaking hills in Scotland. Depending on conditions we may be based in Gleann Comhann, Craig Meagdaih no Beinn Nibheis fhèin. Over the course of two days, we will endeavour to summit a number of Rothaich while staying in a snow hole in some of the most remote and beautiful areas of Scotland. Your-oide a bhios fiù 's a' toirt drama ann gus cuideachadh a thoirt seachad na h-oidhche.

'S e seo ceart cho turas sinn a' moladh gu bheil an t-samhraidh san dòigh coiseachd nam beann agus gu bheil ìre fallaineachd a leigeas dhut a dhèanamh dà latha air a 'bheinn. Winter hill walking and in particular, snow holing is arduous so a good level of fitness will allow you to cope with what at times can be harsh and physically demanding conditions and digging the snow hole itself.

cùrsa Length

  • 2 làithean
  • Bhiodh sinn a 'moladh gun tig sibh nach eil nas fhaide na 4f an oidhche mus do chùrsa gus dèanamh cinnteach ann le d' oide. Please note that your instructor must check over your kit the night before your expedition.

Dates available

  • 1st-3rd Feb
  • 22nd-24mh Feb
  • 15mh 17mh Am Màrt

Ma tha na cinn-latha nach eil freagarrach, this course can be booked as a private guided course.

Enquire-diugh gus an cùrsa seo a ghlèidheadh ​​le bhith fònadh 01855 831100 no post-d info@ice-factor.co.uk

Amasan a 'chùrsa

The course is designed to introduce you to snow holing and is an amazing way to take you on an expedition through the Scottish Highlands into some of its most remote and interesting areas while developing your core winter skills at the same time. This course is run on a student to instructor ratio of maximum 1:4.

Sùsbaint a 'Chùrsa

Tha na prìomh chuspairean a tha air a chòmhdach

  • Selection and organisation of personal kit appropriate to winter hill walking and snow holing
  • How to dig and construct a Snow-hole, personal and group management within a snowhole
  • Personal movement skills on snow, including kicking steps and using the ice axe for walking, self-belay, cutting steps, and self-arrest
  • Use of crampons in ascent/descent
  • Avalanche awareness and safe route choice
  • Core techniques of winter navigation

Tha am prògram a tha sùbailte gu ceart a 'gabhail a-steach feumalachdan fa leth agus amasan, -aimsir, msaa.

Dè tha e a 'chosgais?

Throughout the coming season we will be running a number of open courses these will allow you to book on as individuals or a group and join a team of up to 4 people on the course a great way to experience snow holing for the first time.

  • This course costs £250 per person
  • Please be aware we require a minimum of 2 people to run this course

Interested in taking on this unforgettable adventure?

To make an enquiry simply call us on 01855 831100 or use the enquiry form below.

BOOKING TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Ged a tha a h-uile oidhirp a dhèanamh gus dèanamh cinnteach gu bheil gnìomhan air an ruith, uaireannan dòcha gum feum sinn stad a chur air gnìomhan sgàth cunnartach no freagarrach h-. Nì sinn ar dìcheall a thoirt uiread fios mar a tha pragtaigeach ghabhas. Uaireannan faodaidh gum fairtlich air gnìomhan a ruighinn ion-dhèanta àireamh is lugha. Anns na suidheachaidhean sin bidh sinn a 'dèanamh cinnteach gheibh thu co-dhiù 7 làithean fios. Ann an tachartas a chaidh a dhubhadh às le dhuinn airson adhbharan gu h-àrd, bidh thu a 'tabhann dàrna cuid làn-aisig air ais no an ceann-latha eile airson a' chùrsa.

Gleidhidh a 'fòn:

A tasgadh 50% a 'chùrsa a' chìs a tha a dhìth air a 'cur turas air dòigh sam bith cùrsa ris a' chothromachadh air sgàth 30 latha ron cheann-là a 'chùrsa. Ma tha sibh a 'clàradh taobh a-staigh 30 làithean an làn cìs ri phàigheadh ​​airson àite a ghleidheadh ​​air a '.

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