The third Braemar Mountain Festival – 28th February to 3rd March 2019, After two years, one with lean snow and the other the opposite, come and enjoy a Goldilocks weekend in Braemar.
Our Festival is a celebration of the mountains in winter and includes workshops on ski touring and maintenance, winter skills and avalanche awareness, low level walking, navigation and fell running. New for 2019 we are offering first aid training for the mountain environment and the opportunity to try cross-country skiing.
The evening programme features a double bill from esteemed mountaineers Di Gilbert and Dave MacLeod, as well a ceilidh, “Best of Kendal” film night, music and food. Our daytime talks are an eclectic mix of subjects. Fans of the Cairngorms, in word and photo, from mountain weather forecasting to geology to name just a few, will enjoy the range of speakers and subjects.