Scott and Paul enjoyed great weather whilst learning the essentials skills for walking over the UK mountains. Both have now got their sights on walking more regularly and with the new skills and added confidence their options have also widened. Get … Read More
Here are the latest dates for the Mountain Skills courses: 22+23 July, 19+20 August, 23+24 September, 7+8 October Get in touch to book your place!
Our course dates have been updated to carry into June 2017. If the dates don’t fit with your schedule then please get in touch and we’ll always try and accommodate your requirements (we normally succeed too!!).
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