Challenging weather meant Ellie, Paul and Tony had an interesting 2 days on our Mountain Skills course in Snowdonia! Navigation, good route choice and safe travel was important. We went to the Carneddau the first day and the Glyderau the … Read More
Dave and Andy came for a 2 day Winter skills course so we opted for an ascent of Snowdon on the first day including winter movement skills.The second day we spent expanding their navigation knowledge over on the Carneddau. Great … Read More
Helen, Lucy and Sarah had a great couple of days in varying weather conditions whilst on our Winter skills course. Plenty of snow on Snowdon and 80mph winds on the Glyderau! A great group and lots of fun whilst learning the … Read More
With winter forecast to arrive overnight a more robust set of clothing was required. Thanks to Dylan and the team at Crib Goch in Llanberis for the Paramo clothing which performed brilliantly.
I went for a wander around the Glyderau today to see how much snow was left – not much! Pockets of consolidated snow on some aspects but gullies were lean. Here’s hoping for more snow and colder conditions!
Our new course dates for January 2017 are available!
It was a wet and windy day up on the Cairngorm Plateau yesterday! All remaining snow had melted leaving no opportunity for winter sport. The windchill was still effective on the summit of Cairngorm though with the temperature below freezing due … Read More
Our next 2 day Mountain Skills course will be on the 28+29th December 2016. Based in Bethesda we have access to all the major ranges in Snowdonia. If you are wondering what to do between Xmas and New Year then … Read More
Our last Hills Skills course of 2016 will be on 4+5 December. Look out for the new 2017 dates!
Over 50 children attended our Adventure Club over four days! We went for walks, found wildlife, looked at nature, bees, flowers, built dens and shelters, made fires and cooked marshmallows, learnt about local history, growing vegetables, fruit and made some arts … Read More