Leading Edge | Hogmanay Holiday


Winter Mountaineering

Leading Edge provide highly individualised and progressive courses. These three days will be tailored very much to your experience, abilities and aspirations as well as the weather and conditions. We offer very friendly, open and supportive days out, we are highly experienced outdoor educators and are able to judge and deliver the right balance of instruction and challenge for you. You will be delighted and somewhat amazed at what you are able to achieve with us. Come and share an adventure with Leading Edge this festive season.


What does the Winter Mountaineering three day course cover?

Winter clothing and equipment
Weather and avalanche
Choosing climbs to match prevailing conditions
Utilising crampons and 2 ice axes (if appropriate conditions) on winter climbs
Climbing movement
Using a guide book
Route finding
Winter navigation
Emergency procedures.