The North West Classic Ridge course has been put together for people who would like to be guided up and along the classic ridges in the North West Highlands. If conditions allow tackling some of the most famous ridges throughout this three-day course will be an unforgettable experience! The ridges could include Liathach, An Teallach and Forcan Ridge.
Any technical equipment, crampons, ice axe, harness & helmet is included in the price
Effectively planning your days in the mountains, using weather and avalanche forecasts
Recap of core winter skills, such as using the ice axe and crampons for approaching climbs
Route finding; interpreting the guide book and while on the route
Coaching to develop movement over 'scrambling' type terrain
Avalanche awareness/avoidance and its implications for safe route choice
Day 1Day one will concentrate on good footwork, how to tie in, belay safely. How to select, build safe anchors and manage your stance efficiently.
Day 2On day two we can have a look at applying our skills from day one on an easy climb, ridge to put our skills into context while drip feeding some more techniques along the way.
Day 3On day two we can have a look at applying our skills from day one on an easy climb, ridge to put our skills into context while drip feeding some more techniques along the way.
This adventure is perfect for individuals and small groups, and can be tailored for:
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