Winter returns to the Cairngorms (phew!) #winterskills #cairngorms

5th February 2017

After what has been a fairly warm and not that snowy January, it's good to see winter taking a hold of the mountains again. This weekend the temperature has really come down and we've had lots of fresh snowfall. The forecast this week coming is looking cold and snowy too!

We made the most of the dry (sometimes wet) and warm conditions of January, delivering lots of excellent walking, climbing and mountaineering courses. We had to reschedule and cancel a number of ski touirng courses unfortunately. It's times like these we're grateful for having experienced guides with extensive local knowledge.

Here are some photos of the last week or so. Regular photos are posted on our Facebook page.

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winter skills introductory course excellent day out with Liam, very knowledgeable guy. avalanche awareness gave me plenty to think about. our course ran from 8.30 to 5.00pm, so I feel definitely felt it was value for money. after some practice I think I'd return for the extended course

a p Lincoln, United Kingdom, May 2017

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