Scottish Winter Hillwalking, Mountaineering and Climbing
The high mountains of Scotland offer a unique challenge to mountaineers. The unstable weather pattern, variable temperature and greater heights throw up unexpected challenges and unrivalled rewards. All of this has earned the Scottish mountains a world-wide reputation as the perfect training ground for mountaineering in the Alps or higher ranges. For our Scottish winter courses we?re based in Glencoe, with much of the best climbing in Scotland right outside the front door. Whether you choose to learn to navigate confidently to the summit of your first Munro or pick your way carefully up a gleaming ice gully, one thing is for sure - our highly-qualified and enthusiastic instructors will help you develop the skill, technique and confidence you need to get more out of this rugged mountain environment. So come with us to the Scottish mountains and let us open your eyes to a winter experience you'll never forget
Scottish Winter Hillwalking
During the winter months, the Scottish Highlands are covered in snow and ice, and at their most impressive. This is a logical step up from our Welsh Winter Courses, and to feel confident above the sno...........
Cost and Duration: £690 (5 Days)
Scottish Winter Mountaineering
To tackle the more challenging peaks of Glencoe and Lochaber in winter requires a full array of mountaineering skills. This course aims to turn the dedicated hillwalker into a true 'mountaineer', comb...........
Cost and Duration: £740 (5 Days)
Advanced Scottish Winter Mountaineering
This course aims to further advance your winter mountaineering skills, combining practical instruction with ascents of many of the finest summits in the Western Highlands. Over the week we will contin...........
Cost and Duration: £ (5 Days)
Scottish Introduction to Winter Climbing
Winter climbing in Scotland offers rewards and challenges comparable with the best anywhere in the world. From a revision of the basic skills, to more advanced skills for steeper ground, you'll make r...........
Cost and Duration: £900 (5 Days)
Scottish Classic Winter Climbs
Climb with the most experienced Guides and Instructors in Scotland. This superlative Winter Climbing experience aims to help you get the best from five days in Scotland. Our high staff to student rati...........
Cost and Duration: £ (5 Days)
Scottish Performance Winter Climbing
People who have been on our Scottish Classic Winter Climbs often ask 'what's next?' Well here it is. More of the winning formula, with a 1:2 staff to guest ratio right through the week. Develop your w...........
Cost and Duration: £930 (5 Days)
Mountain Leader Training (Winter)
This 6 day course, which is based on the MTS Winter Mountain Leader syllabus, covers all essential practical skills necessary for leading parties in the British hills in winter conditions. Applicants ...........
Cost and Duration: £535 (6 Days)
Mountain Leader Assessment (Winter)
Candidates for Winter ML Assessment must hold the Summer ML and have attended a Winter ML training course. Candidates should be aware of the arduous and demanding nature of this 5 day assessment and p...........
Cost and Duration: £545 (5 Days)
Mountaineering Instructor Certificate Training
This 5 day course covers the teaching and instructing of snowcraft and icecraft including ropework and placement of ice anchors. Topics such as short roping, personal movement, route choice and teachi...........
Cost and Duration: £675 (5 Days)
Mountaineering Instructor Certificate Assessment
Before attending you must have attended an MIC training course, have 10 logged days of winter party management post MIC training, have 5 logged days climbing at grade 2 or above post MIC training and ...........
Cost and Duration: £725 (4 Days)
Can't find what you are looking for?
You can hire one of our coaches instructors or guides from only £250 per day. They'll tailor the day to suit your aims and aspirations perfectly.
You can enjoy one to one coaching for that cost or if you get together as a group, depending on the activity, you can split that cost between up to 6 of you. If you are a group we can run one of the courses listed above on a date that suits you and your friends or you could just write your own agenda for a week or weekend and we'll price it up for you - with or without accommodation. What's more, just like out normal course fees, our private instructor hire charge covers all your equipment too.
Click on the link below to fill in a request form and one of our coaches will call you back (or e-mail if you'd prefer) to discuss things in detail with you.