Skinning up to ski down on a Ski mountaineering course

Ski Mountaineering

Ski mountaineering in Scotland is an amazing experience. When deep snow covers the mountains you can glide over it making travel faster than walking up hill and much quicker down hill. Learn the skills of this amazing adventure sport on one of our courses.

We tailor make these courses you you so that we can cover the content that you need. It is important that you leave our course with the following knowledge and practical skills.

  • avalanche awareness and safe travel
  • navigation on skis
  • use of skins and ascending technique
  • down hill skiing with rucksack and off piste techniques
  • route choice and planning
  • winter skills for ski mountaineering including use of axe and crampons