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Mountaineering skills 

Scrambling opens a vast array of possibilities in the UK from the lakeland scrambles to the famous Cuillin Ridge on the Isle of Skye. We offer a range of courses enabling you to make the move from walking to scrambling. Our courses are set in the Scottish Highlands with a particular interest in the wild Northwest Highlands on iconic ridge traverses like Liatach, An Teallach and the Horns of Alligin

We also operate on Ben Nevis with its classic four ridges, NE buttress,

Observatory, Tower Ridge and Ledge Route. 

 

Course Outline 

This course looks into graded scrambling where the use of pitched climbing is required. We also cover safe abseiling and roped descents. 

We cover the following:

- Route choice with the use of a guidebook

- Building anchors and belaying 

- Placing rock protection 

- Climbing techniques 

- Navigation 

- Abseiling 

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Course Details 

Dates: 

All of our scrambling courses are tailor-made and run from 1 day to 5 days.  Let us know what dates suit you best.

Fitness: 

All mountain courses require a good level of fitness for big days in the mountains. 

Equipment: 

We email out a specific kit list for the course upon receipt of a booking form.

Pricing: As courses are tailor-made so get in touch about the course that interests you to find out more.  Our day rate for Scrambling is £250 per day for the first person and £20 per head thereafter, to a maximum group size of 2 clients to 1 instructor. We offer a reduced rate for NHS workers, Armed Forces personnel and students.

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