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Learn the skills you need to tackle scrambles on your own, on this 2-day scrambling introductory day course in Snowdonia, UK's scrambling mecca. With Richard, an MIC Mountaineering Instructor.
Would you like to experience the fun of scrambling for the first time? Then I invite you to join me on a 2-day scrambling introductory course in Snowdonia, North Wales. I will give you the skills you need to tackle scrambles on your own.
If you are already a hillwalker looking to add some excitment to your hikes, then scrambling is perfect for you. Snowdonia is UK’s scrambling and climbing mecca. We have so many fantastic scrambles to choose from here!
The course I propose will include choosing a route, personal movement skills and route finding. Also, we will go over what equipment you will need and how to use a rope.
We will spend the 2 days on Grade 1 scrambles, and possibly Grade 2. We may follow some of Snowdonia’s classic scrambles, like Crib Goch, Cneifion Arete or Bristly Ridge. I assure you will add a good challenge and excitment to your next trip to the hills!
By the end of this scrambling course day, you will have increased your skills and be ready to take on more adventurous routes! Please note I take a maximum of 6 people on this scrambling course, to make sure everyone enjoys it in a safe way.
Want to join me for these great 2-day scrambling course? Then send me a request and we will start planning your trip right away. I also offer a 1-day introductory rock climbing course, if you want to give it a try!
Other gear: Waterproof jacket and trousers, boots, food, personal first aid items.
I hold a Mountaineering Instructor Certificate (MIC). I am fully qualified to guide and instruct all aspects of mountaineering and climbing in the UK throughout the year. Also, I am a full member of the Mountain Training Association (MTA) and the Association of Mountaineering Instructors (AMI).
I love climbing and this passion has taken me all over the world, even to the summit of Mount Everest. I have also climbed in the Andes, as well as in the Alps, Norway and Canada. I reached the summit of Mount Everest on May 2001, as a member of the RAF Mountain Rescue Service Everest North Ridge expedition.
I first started mountaineering in Scotland with the RAF Mountain Rescue Service, over 20 years ago. Since then, I haven't stopped climbing and exploring new mountains in the UK and abroad. I have been a RAF Mountain Rescue Team Leader and also the Chief Instructor for 5 years. I have also climbed all the Munros, the Scottish peaks above 3000 feet.
I love climbing around North Wales and the rest of the UK. We have so many amazing climbing and scrambling spots to discover in this area! I enjoy taking my clients there for rock climbing, scrambling and mountain skills courses or for a guided day out.
We can set up a program according to your level and wishes. Contact me and we can start planning your next mountain adventure right away!
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Group of 1
|GBP 413 each|
Group of 2
|GBP 207 each|
Group of 3
|GBP 138 each|
Group of 4
|GBP 104 each|
Group of 5
|GBP 83 each|
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We enjoyed every bit of the hike. Emma was such a lovely guide. It was a great overall experience.
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Amazing day climbing Crib Goch with Rusty our guide. Full of knowledge and very experienced. Highly recommended
What a top day on The North Ridge of Tryfan. Could not have done it without fabulous guiding from Richard (Rusty) Bale. Highly recommend this scrambling day.
An excellent day. Well planned, great guidance and tuition for my two children and very patient with them giving good advice and encouragement to get them to the top. Thoroughly recommend Richard and his team.
Rusty certainly knows his stuff.
Top Day very knowledgeable guide, will be using again
What an amazing day very knowledgeable instructor can\'t wait to do more Highly recommend
I had an amazing day scrambling up North Ridge of Tryfan then Bristly Ridge walking to the Glyders and back Y Gribin. I was pushed me out of my comfort zone and I am really glad for it! The place is incredible! I can honestly say that was one of my best days of my life! Thank you! :)