Scrambling for Hillwalkers | Glencoe, Cairngorms, Ben Nevis & Skye, Scotland | Scottish Rock & Water

FROM £160

SCRAMBLING

SCRAMBLING FOR HILLWALKERS

Location

East & West Coast, Scotland

Grade

Leisurely - 3

Duration

2 days

Participants

Min: 2 Max: 4

Rating

3.0 150 Review(s)

Join our scrambling for hillwalkers course to help you gain the confidence and skills to start exploring new and exciting possibilities in the mountains. This course is aimed at people who either want to try scrambling for the first time and would like to learn core concepts of keeping yourself and your partner safe during your own adventures, giving you have the skills & knowledge to build confidence and competence on Grade 1/2 terrain.

COURSE HIGHLIGHTS

Learn core skills to keep you and your partner safe on scrambling terrain

Coaching with movement to become more confident on scrambling terrain

Route finding skills, through use of the guidebook and while on route

Basic techniques on how to safe guard a 'second' with the use of the rope

How & when to construct belays, showing pros and cons of different methods

What's included?

  Highly experienced & qualified guide

  On-course transport

  Harness

  Helmet 

  Ropes

  Climbing hardware

  Group shelter

 First Aid kit

What's not included?

✗  Trip Insurance

What do I need to bring?

  •  A pair of stiff comfortable, waterproof walking boots

  •  Quality, breathable waterproof jacket and trousers. Gore-tex or similar

  •  Spare insulating layer

  •  Walking socks

  •  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

  •  Personal medications

What else can we provide?

  • Pick up & drop-offs

  • Accommodation 

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