• Price:

    £179.00 P/Person

  • Location:

    Snowdonia

  • Duration:

    2 Day Course

  • Ratio:

    1:2

“Climb mountains not so the world can see you, but so you can see the world.”
 
Summary:

This course has been specifically designed so you can tackle hard moutaineering routes and is the second course in our 'Mountaineering Rope-work' workshops. Our aim is to develop your mountaineering skills much further and look in depth at technical rope management and climber safety. We hope by the end of this course you will be able to head out and tackle the more serious mountaineering routes in the UK as well as give you the skills to manage yoursleves safely in the Alps.

What you'll learn...
  • Belay set ups
  • Rope managment 
  • Advanced moving together techniques
  • Gear placements
  • Leading techniques
  • and more...
Who's it for?

Ideally you would have attended our mountain rope work 1 course however this isn't essential. However we do ask clients to have been scrambling with a rope prior to attending this course. A little check list of skills needed to attend is below.

  • Fit a climbing harness and helmet
  • Understand climbing knots and basic rig set ups
  • Lead belay a climber
  • Have done some roped climbing outdoors
Kit Needed:

All climbing kit is provided, a full kit list will be sent prior to starting the course, however we expect you may have your own by this point so please feel free to bring it!

Itinerary:

Our normal start time and meeting point is 9:30am outside the Ogwen Valley tourist centre. Most of the mountains are within walking distance from here, however occasionally we use some further away which are best suited for the course. Your own transport is advantageous however sharing lifts and car pooling can be arrange if we visit a slightly further away location. We will advise you if your instructor is planning on using a location further away before starting the course. We aim to be finished around 4:30pm each day.

How to book:

Select the 'Book Privately' button below and we will run this course completely private and bespoke to you, on the date you request. The calendar shows all our availability, just simply selected the date and book in! If there isn't a date available please don't hestitate to Contact us and im sure we can sort somthing out for you.


FAQ's

We understand this is a very tricky time for everyone! If for any reason you can't make a course with us because of COVID then don't panic. We will guarantee you space on any future course! We have said to everyone we will honour any bookings made, which have been affected by the pandemic into the foreseeable future with no expiry date. 

 

We will supply you with all the necessary climbing equipment you need such as harness, helmets, rope and racks etc. You will need to bring suitable clothing for being in the mountains and a rucksack with food and water in. We will send you a full kit list once you've booked in. If you are struggling for anything please let us know as we can always help sort kit out!



Booking Options

  • Book this course privately

    This course can be booked privately! Click the button below to show our calendar of availability and have us all to yourself!

    BOOK A PRIVATE SESSION

Private Bookings

Instructors and insurance

All our staff are qualified and assessed by the Mountain Training Association and have years of coaching and instructing experience and all participants are covered for all activities via our public liability insurance.

MT AMI
Gift cards / Course bundles

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How to Find Us

The Snowdonia National Park is a Mountaineer's and Multi-pitch climbers playground. We love being in the mountains and getting to share our experience with you in this stunning place is a privilege. We normally start this course in the Ogwen valley as we have access to a whole variety of amazing Scrambling venues within a short walking distance from the main carpark.

01538 300174

info@peakclimbingschool.co.uk

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National Trust Bwthyn Ogwen, Nant Ffrancon, Bethesda LL57 3LZ