Go Scrambling

We run an introduction to scrambling experience,and provide two skills courses; scrambling progression and alpine preparation. All our scrambling courses are run in Snowdonia

 
 
 Crib Goch 1, Snowdonia, Summer 2012

Crib Goch 1, Snowdonia, Summer 2012

INTRODUCTION TO SCRAMBLING

£150 per person, 2 days. 1:4 ratio

This experience provides you the chance to use your hands to assist you in climbing up mountains. We will tackle some of the classic grade one scrambles such as the North ridge of Tryfan, Bristly ridge on Glyder Fach and Crib Goch in the Snowdon Massif. These will be without the use of ropes.

"Scrambling covers the middle ground between walking and climbing" BMC, read more here

 
 East Ridge of Y Garn 2, Snowdonia, September 2016

East Ridge of Y Garn 2, Snowdonia, September 2016

SCRAMBLING skills PROGRESSION

£180 per person, 2 days. 1:2 ratio

On this advanced skills course the ante is upped and we don harnesses, helmets and ropes to look at the techniques and methods for personal movement; to safe guard and assist your progress on harder scrambles up to grade three. These may include routes such Clogwyn y Persons arete and Cniefion arête.

Prerequisites: Some previous simple scrambling experience

 
 Chapelle de la Gliere D, Chamonix, June 2017

Chapelle de la Gliere D, Chamonix, June 2017

ALPINE PREPARATION

£180 per person, 2 days. 1:2 ratio

Snowdonia isn't the Alps but it has some perfect terrain for developing your ropework skills and techniques prior to a trip to the bigger mountains. We've got loads of experience on the big stuff so we'll get you slicker, quicker and more confident for big days out.