Winter Performance Climbing Course


3 days

Fort William in the Scottish Highlands

COST - £400 per person

2018 DATES
Mar 12 - Mar 14

People On Mountain

This 3 day course is for the competent winter climber, who is looking to push their winter grade.  If you would like to break through grade III/IV, then this is the course for you.

 Our Winter Performance Climbing Course generally covers the following key areas:

  • Seconding up to grade V and or VI
  • Use of technical crampons and ice axes
  • Route selection
  • Protection selection, placements and judgement
  • Psychological aspects of climbing
  • Our personal weaknesses and strengths
  • Efficient movement over complex terrain

The course is 3 days long, and is run in Fort William in the Scottish Highlands, generally between the beginning of January and the end of March.  Our client-to-instructor ratio does not exceed 2:1, so that we can give you our fullest attention.

Cost: £400 per person

Course Location: Fort William, Scottish Highlands

Kit: We will discuss any specific kit requirements with you when you make a booking.

Minimum Requirements: This course is suitable only for anyone who is a competent winter climber at grade III. Bear in mind that winter conditions in the Scottish Highlands can be demanding, and a fair degree of fitness and determination would be beneficial. If in doubt about whether the course is suitable for you, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

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