Winter Skills (WSA) (Age 18 plus)
This Advance course builds on the knowledge of a previous Winter Hill Skills course and is also ideal for improving existing winter walking skills.
Working in a small group with your instructor, you will cover topics such as:
* clothing and equipment
* weather and avalanche forecasting
* choosing a route
* walking on snow and ice
* use of an ice axe
* navigation and safe travel in the winter mountains
* fitting crampons and ice axe arrest
* emergency snow shelters
Course Duration: 1 Day.
Course Cost: £60.
Course Dates: Saturday, 29 February, 2020 - 08:30 to 17:00.
Information published by Leisure and Culture Dundee.
Promoted By: Ancrum Outdoor Centre
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