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Winter Skills

You’ll be amazed what we can teach in one day. Learn and practice essential skills for journeying safely through Scotland’s mountains in the winter.

This course will concentrate on how to use your equipment, calculate risk and make the right decisions to safely travel in winter conditions. To do this wisely we recommend learning and improving your skills and knowledge.

The course covers the following areas:

Our mountain experts will help you to enjoy the Scottish Mountains more confidently and independently. Even the most experienced walkers need to stay well practised when it comes to winter mountain safety.

Ratio: 1-8

Cost: £85.00 per person (excludes the cost of kit hire)

Standard equipment required by all course participants

40 litre rucsac, appropriate boots, gaiters, warm gloves + spare, fleece hat + spare, flask or water bottle, head torch + spare battery, plastic survival bag, personal first aid kit for blisters etc. Helmets are required for all mountaineering, rock climbing and winter skills courses.

All winter courses

Double lens ski goggles, 4 season boots, climbing helmet, crampons and ice axe.


Book your place today

To book a place simply email our course provider Climb MTS directly on info@climbmts.co.uk or phone 07917 866304 and quote the course name, date and location you are interested in. Advance payment can be made over the phone by Climb MTS who accept all major debit and credit cards. PLUS get 20% OFF in store kit hire when you book a place with Climb MTS - ask instore for more details

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