Our introduction to scrambling course is for the competent hillwalker who would like to venture into more exhilarating terrain. We will provide you with the skills to undertake Grade I scrambles – ones that can typically be attempted without ropes or equipment.
On the Introduction to Scrambling Course, we will cover the following areas:
- Route-finding with map and compass
- Basic rope-work
- Efficient movement on steep, rocky slopes
- Looking after yourself and others
- Planning a journey
The course is 2 or 4 days long, and is run in North Wales or the Lake District. Our client-to-instructor ratio does not exceed 4:1, so that we can give you our fullest attention.