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Ski Touring Course
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Ski Touring Courses

From £105 per adult

Departure days

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January — April

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Ski mountaineering & touring in Scotland has become a hugely popular activity, it is perhaps the most satisfying and efficient way of exploring and travelling through the mountains around Aviemore, the Cairngorms & across Scotland.

Our ski mountaineering & touring days are based from Aviemore and our 2 & 4 day courses from the Cairngorms Adventure Centre Newtonmore (accommodation included). We will ski mainly in the Cairngorm mountains which are Scotland’s finest ski touring mountains but should conditions be favourable, we may also visit Creag Meagaidh or the Monadhliath mountains. During the 4 day course there may be scope for an overnight expedition.

  • Included in your ski mountaineering & touring
  • Instruction / Guiding
  • Self catering accommodation for the 2 & 4 day courses
  • Ski skins, harscheisen, ice axe, transcievers, shovels, probes.
  • Transport to the mountains
  • Ski mountaineering & touring skis, boots, poles
  • Not Included
  • Personal accident Insurance
  • Personal clothing
  • Waterproofs, gloves, hat, buff
  • Rucksack 40L +
  • Ski goggles
  • Pre-Requisites for Ski Mountaineering & Touring

    Those booking on to Ski mountaineering & touring Days/Courses should be a competent skiers and confident on blue/red runs. You should also be able to control your skis on Black run terrain. A high level of fitness is required as you will be out skiing on the slopes for a full day duration, hiking in snow and carrying a weighted backpack.

    Accommodation

    Accommodation is available at Cairngorms Adventure Centre (this is included in our two and four day courses as part of the price – self catered shared dorm rooms). The lodge offers self catered accommodation; shared dorms or private rooms. There is a drying room, open lounge, large kitchen, free wi-fi and friendly & helpful staff to make your stay with us enjoyable this Winter.

    Contact details

    Active Outdoor Pursuits
    Craigower Lodge
    Golf Course Road
    Newtonmore
    Inverness-shire
    Scotland
    PH20 1AT

    Key facilities

    Accessible Parking and Dropoff Disabled Parking
    Starting
    Aviemore Aviemore and the Cairngorms Newtonmore
    Length
    1
    Day
    Transport
    Minibus
    Type
    Bespoke Private Small Group (1-16)
    Languages
    English
    Themes
    Outdoor Activities

    Tour prices

    From

    • £105 Per Adult
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    Prices are subject to change depending on season

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    Active Outdoor Pursuits

    Active Outdoor Pursuits, born in 1999, is one of the most established providers of outdoor activities, education and training in Scotland. We have developed our facilities & services to provide a comprehensive and dynamic approach to supporting people of all ages and experience to realise their outdoor adventure dreams and ambitions. We offer a wide range of outdoor activities and, we can offer packages and holidays to suit all outdoor tastes. Looking for an outdoor adventure or holiday? Then you've come to the right place!

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    9-6pm

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