Introductory to Snow and Ice Climbing is aimed at those who already have basic winter mountaineering skills and want to climb snow and ice at grades II to III. Some previous rock or indoor climbing experience and the ability to belay safely is essential.
Our Introductory Snow and Ice Climbing Course is aimed at those who already have basic winter mountaineering skills and want to climb snow and ice grades II-III. For the introductory snow and ice climbing course you need good basic winter skills and the ability to use crampons and ice axe safely and effectively. Some previous rock or indoor climbing experience and you must have the ability to belay safely.
This Introductory Snow and Ice Climbing Course will cover:
Courses run from Wednesday evening to Sunday afternoon (around 4:30pm), giving you four quality mountain days.
This course is Level 3 of our four main winter skills courses; Introductory Winter Mountaineering (Level 1) Winter Mountaineering (level 2) Snow and Ice Climbing Course (Level 4) progresses onto steeper, more technical terrain and requires previous winter climbing experience.
Please do not make non-refundable travel arrangements until you have verified that your course is confirmed to run.
Accommodation is booked from the night of your arrival with instruction starting the following morning. Check out is normally the morning of your final day unless you have booked an additional night. This is booked on a twin or double room basis: however single rooms will be provided where there is not a member of the same sex to share with. Single rooms and additional nights can be requested at an extra cost.
* A deposit of £150 will be required at checkout.
Extras can be added per-person when you book onto a date
|1 Extra night B&B - per night (if booked through us)||£42|
|1 Extra night DB&B - per night (if booked through us)||£72|
|2 Extra nights B&B - per night (if booked through us)||£84|
|2 Extra nights DB&B - per night (if booked through us)||£144|
|Single room supplement £24 per night - 4 nights||£96|
* A deposit of £200 (or the full extra price, whichever is lower) will be required at checkout for each extra added per-person on this trip