Scottish winter climbing is a truly unforgettable experience! Scotland has some of the finest winter climbs with people coming from all over the world to explore the routes we have to offer. At Adventure First our climbing guides are highly experienced and enthusiastic about climbing which is clear when you are out with them. They will cover all aspects of climbing from route choice, navigation into routes, avalanche awareness, climbing techniques including use of ice axe and crampons, gear placements and rope management, and efficient movement while climbing as well as much more!

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Courses

Introduction to winter mountaineering

This course is aimed at those new to hill walking and mountaineering in winter. you will look at weather forecasting, safe route choice and decision making, use of ice axe and crampons and avalanche awareness as well as much more! This is a bespoke courses so please contact us for further information.

First time winter climbing

This course is aimed at those who have done some winter walking before and have used crampons and and ice axe, but would like to start getting on some steeper terrain and start climbing in winter conditions. This is a bespoke courses so please contact us for further information.

Private guiding

This is a bespoke courses so please contact us for further information.

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