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Introduction to Scrambling

Whos it for?

  • Individuals wanting to progress from walking to scrambling.

  • Those wanting to start building knowledge of simple rope use.

  • Refresh your knowledge.

 

Whats Involved?

Scrambling allows you to access some thrilling terrain and exciting positions in the mountains. Whether you’re wanting to scale Jacks Rake, Tryfans North Ridge or complete a traverse of Liathach, we will introduce you to essential skills and ways of thinking to allow you to keep safe and move efficiently over grade 1 and 2 terrain. Looking at route choice and movement over technical ground, you’ll begin to understand how to move efficiently. Over more consequential terrain we will cover the basic use of a rope, look at placing runners and simple but effective belays and belay techniques, with the aim of keeping you and your partner safe. 

What will I need?

We will provide all technical equipment. You'll need a good pair of stiff mountain boots and if you have your own harness and helmet, please bring them along. Scrambling can be physically demanding and may involve a substantial walk to get to the best locations, so you'll also need a good level of fitness.

Please view our Kit Lists for more information. 

Duration

1 - 2 Days

All our courses run on a date and time to suit you. 

Pricing

£190 per day 1:1 Ratio

£210 per day 1:2 Ratio

5% discount for bookings more than 2 days.

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