Winter Courses

Winter skills courses and guided trips are incredible fun and extremely rewarding. Whether you're a complete beginner looking to learn the ropes (literally!) or a seasoned winter mountain pro, Scott has the experience, knowledge and skills to offer you and your group an outstanding adventure in the snow and ice of Scotland's highlands.

It's important to remember safety when taking part in winter skills courses. Scott supports the work of the Scottish Avalanche Information Service (SAIS) and is an advocate of the 'Be Avalanche Aware' campaign. 


Winter Walking

experience the uk mountains in winter

Scott is available to lead individuals and groups hill walking in winter conditions. This can include overnight trips.
 

Winter Climbing

guided ice and winter climbing

Scott is currently undertaking training to complete the Mountain Instructor Certificate and will be available to run winter climbing courses once he gains his MIC.

 

Winter Skills & Mountain Safety

learn to move on snow & ice

If you are interested in making the progression from summer hill walking to winter then Scott can provide instruction in the required skills and techniques. This includes the use of crampons and ice axes as well as training on safe route choice and avalanche awareness/avoidance.

Ski Touring

combine skiing with mountaineering

Ski touring is the fastest growing area of mountain recreation within the UK.  Come out with Scott to experience what it's all about and why it is becoming so popular!

 

 

Private Winter Guiding

custom made winter courses

If none of the above courses meet your needs then get in touch with Scott to arrange a bespoke course.