1 Day 1:6
Ever wanted to venture on to the fells when the white stuff is on the ground ? Ever wanted to see if you can make it to the top when the nights are longer than the days? Our 1 day winter skills course is the perfect way to get an idea of what it takes.
Over the 5- 8 hour course you will look at covering basic navigation, Winterising your kit, Avalanche awareness and how to move on steep ground wearing crampons and using the ice axe correctly .
DURING THE COURSE YOUr COVER:
•Moving correctly on steep ground
•Winter kit - What your need
•Using the ice axe in an emergency
WHATS INCLUDED ?
The course fee includes full instruction from a qualified and experienced Winter Mountain leader. We can also provide maps and compasses if you need one. Alternatively anyone booked on to one of our courses receives 10% off at Cotswolds Outdoors - Grassmere
WHO IS IT SUITABLE FOR ?
This course is aimed at people who have are interest in learning the basic skills of winter walking or would like to refresh on some of there skills previously learnt.