Summer Courses 2017

Currently I am offering a wide range of courses throughout the 2018 summer season.  Below is a brief overview of what is on offer throughout this summer.  If you are interested on a specific course please call me on 07732111434 or email me at gsmountaineering1@gmail.com to discuss what will be perfect for you.
 
Currently I have availability on the following dates.  If you want a single day or a few days than I am happy to tailor a course to your needs.
16th - 20th May
26th May - 31st 
1st - 14th June


Scrambling on Ben Nevis



Prices range from £55 to £200 depending on how many days you book and how many people book onto a course.




Navigation Weekend -
Develop your navigation skills in some fantastic mountain terrain over 2 days.  Why waste time getting lost and confused when you can learn to navigate competently and efficiently.

Navigation
5 Day Mountain Skills - Spend 5 days developing and consolidating your ability and knowledge for being self sufficient in the summer mountains.  Everything you need to know to explore the vast mountain ranges in the UK.  This can be tailor made for your needs; overnight options available, scrambling, Munro bagging.
 
Camp craft - Fancy spending a night on the mountains and being self sufficient?  This is the course for you!  Two days in the hills looking at wild camping up in the mountains.
 

Scrambling in Snowdonia



All courses are tailored to what you want.  You can book 1 day or a full week to fit in with your schedules.  This summer is not one to be missed.












3 Days Mountaineering - This is the progression on from summer walking to the excitement of being self sufficient on tricky climbs of grade 1 or 2.
 
5 Day Mountaineering - Step up from summer walking and expand onto graded ground.  Over the 5 days you will experience several different types of climbs, gathering skills for each different eventuality.  If you have summer hill walking experience and want to start moving onto graded scrambles then this is the progression for you.

Skye ridge traverse
Skye Ridge Traverse (2 days) - This is a fantastic opportunity to see the whole of the Skye ridge in one go.  This consists of two action packed days with an over night bivi on the ridge.  Fitness levels need to be pretty good for this and you have to be super keen to complete it in two days!

Skye Munros 
over 5 days - If you want to take your time to tick off the Munros on the Skye ridge then lets do it over 5 days.  This does still require some big days but nowhere as near as big at the two day traverse.  You also go to go back to a nice comfy bed.
 
Good technique get results
Intro Rock Climbing (1-2 days) - This is perfect for anyone with none or a little ammount of climbing experience.  You may be bored of the indoor wall and want to try it outside, you may have never climbed before and you want to know how much fun it is, you may want to learn climbing skills so you can take your kids and friends climbing.... then start with an intorduction to rock climbing course

Intermediate Rock Climbing (2-5 Days) - This is perfect for anyone with some rock climbing experience and they want to improve their skills.  It could be leading, moving onto multi pitch climbs, problem solving, improving your technique, pushing your grade, sport climbing, bouldering, sea cliff climbing etc  Options are endless and we'll tailor the course to suit your needs.

Summer Guiding - Got a favorite type of climb or a specific route that you want to walk or climb?  Then book in some guided summer days out.


Top of Scafell during the 3 peaks challenge