Introduction to Scrambling, Advanced Scrambling
Scrambling terrain covers the fluid area between walking and climbing and is an awe inspiring way to get off the beaten track and visit places where few people tread. Ridges, buttresses and even gills can offer challenging routes through the mountains which are within the reach of most walkers with a little training. Our flexible courses are tailored to your level of experience and your future aspirations and will cover the following;
MountainZ are based in the Lake District with some of the UK's best scrambling on our doorstep. We are also happy to run these courses in the mountains of Scotland, including the Cuillin, or North Wales
The Introductory course is for those people with previous hill walking experience and are reasonably hill fit. There is no expectation of previous climbing experience but a good head for heights is very useful.
The Advanced course is for those folk who which to move on to harder scrambles and easy climbs often with the protection of a rope.
We can happily run this course on any dates in April through to September. Courses are usually two to five days in length
£200 per day plus £20 per additional person up to a maximum ratio of 1:2
If you have any queries regarding equipment then please contact us for advice and recommendations. We have a small pool of equipment available for use including maps, compasses, waterproof jackets, rucksacks, climbing helmets, belay plates, karabiners, ice axes, crampons, ice tools and snow shovels. There is no additional charge for the loan of this equipment. Please contact us to check availability.
Please also look at our Booking Conditions