Introduction to Back Country 


This season we are offering  2 day introduction to backcountry courses this winter in Scotland.

The 2 days will include :

  • Personal equipment and how ski touring equipment works
  • Understanding weather and avalanche forecasts
  • Skinning up-hill, kick turns & cramponing
  • Off-piste ski coaching
  • Winter navigation on skis and route planning
  • Introduction to rope work
  • Avalanche transceiver training
  • Techniques for mountain journeying
  • The course will include at least one ski tour
  • Costs of 2 days Instruction £150

The courses will be based either in Cairngorm or Nevis Range, depending on conditions.

What's not included: Food,Travel, Accommodation, lift pass, kit hire.

Dates for winter 2019:

 9-10  February

16-17 February

 2-3 March

 9-10 March

13-14 April Mail to book or call 07971631169 or use the contact form








Please use the contact form to book. or

tel 07971631169