Introduction to Back Country 


 

This season we are offering  2 day introduction to backcountry courses in Scotland.

The 2 days will include :

  • Personal equipment and how ski touring equipment works
  • Understanding weather and avalanche forecasts
  • Skinning up-hill, kick turns & cramponing
  • Off-piste ski coaching
  • Winter on skis and route planning
  • Introduction to rope work
  • Avalanche transceiver training
  • Techniques for mountain journeying
  • The course will include at least one ski tour
  • Costs of 2 days Instruction and leading £140

The courses will be based at the Resort with the best conditions.

What's not included: Food,Travel, Accommodation, lift pass, kit hire.

 

 

Dates for winter 2020:

15-16 February

22-23 February

7-8 March

14-15 March

10-13 April Intro to steeps (ask for details) 

Teenagers welcome.  We hold an ALAA licence for ski touring


 

 

 

 

 

 

Please use the contact form to book. mail@nevis4.com or

tel 07971631169

 

 

 

 

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