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LEARN TO LEAD CLIMB WEEK
Aviemore, Cairngorms, Scotland
Moderate - 5
Min: 2 Max: 2
Join our 5 day learn to lead climb week course, based around Aviemore, Cairngorms. On our 5 day course it gives us the opportunity to explore, in depth a wider variety of skills. Areas such as building belays, placing leader placed protection, rope management, belaying. If appropriate we also cover areas of self-rescue and potently some simple multipitch rope work techniques. This will provide you with the skills to finish this course as an independent climber.
Highlights for Learn to Lead Climb Week
How to safely and effectively belay leader & second
Learn the skills to assess and select appropriate traditional leader placed protection
How to attach to multi-point anchors with the rope
Retreating from climbs demonstrating the use of a variety of anchors
Coaching on technique and movement
Interpretation of the guidebook
✓ Highly experienced & qualified guide
✓ Harness, helmet, ropes, climbing shoes
✓ All climbing hardware
✓ Local climbing guidebook
✓ Group shelter
✓ First Aid kit
✓ Photos from your course
✓ Overview of your course
What's not Included?
✗ Course Insurance
What do I need to bring?
A pair comfortable, waterproof walking boots or shoes
Quality, breathable waterproof jacket and trousers. Gore-tex or similar
Spare insulating layer
Walking trousers (synthetic materials; jeans or similar are not suitable)
Water bottle or flask
Rucksack 30-40 ltr
Hat & waterproof gloves
Lunch, plus a little spare food
Sunglasses & sun cream (you just never know!)
Waterproof case for phone i.e. zip-lock bag
What else can we provide?
Pick up & drop-offs
Dates & Prices
Group booking are now even simpler, you can book with just a name, email address and contact number, fill out the group details at a later date.
We offer private guiding and instruction on all of our courses. You can either book here or if it's for an expedition then please contact us for a quote.
Our passion is delivering a world class experience, we are here to help you explore beyond the guidebooks whilst achieving your goals and ambitions.
If you have any questions, get in touch with the team and we'll be happy to help.
Available for new bookings
We still have spaces on our 5 day courses, click the link to check the dates.
We don't have any available dates for this trip at the moment, but if you would like to register some interest then fill out your details and we will notify you if any spaces become available.
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Due to the variety of weather conditions encountered in Scotland this course is run with a conditions based approach, meaning that your instructor/guide will use the best of conditions to maximise safety, your learning and overall experience throughout your trip. Below is a sample itinerary.
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Here are our selection of establishments we recommend for the area that your trip will be based. Unfortunately we don't provide this as an addition to your course, it will be booked separately by the attendee. We are here to help with any questions or queries you may have about booking accommodation. You can contact us here or email the establishment directly below.
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Need some extra help?
The team here at SRW can tailor a trip to suit your time and budget for as little as £300pd for private tuition/guiding, this includes all technical equipment. If your part of a group we can chat through options & prices. We're here to help you book the trip of a lifetime! Drop us an email or call us