Introduction to Back Country and Ski Touring


We are pleased to announce that we are offering 2 day introduction to backcountry and ski touring 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
  • 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 2018:

 3-4 February

10-11 February

17-18 March

24-25 March

Please use the contact form to book. or

tel 07971631169