John Biggar.com : Climbing Instructor and Guidebook Author

I generally don't schedule summer courses in rock climbing but just work with individuals, groups or families who have specific requirements. Have a look at my  Go Climbing  page for more details. 

Winter Skills, Winter Climbing and Ski-Mountaineering Courses

Below is the old 2022 calendar of winter skills, winter climbing and ski touring courses. We will run a similar range of courses in Winter 2023, based in the Cairngorms in the Scottish Highlands. Details will be available by about October 2022.

Winter Skills

Introductory Winter Climbing

Ski Mountaineering & Splitboarding

We can also do bespoke courses mid-week and on other dates if you have a group of friends interested.

 

CALENDAR OF COURSES IN SCOTLAND - WINTER 2022

  A SIMILAR PROGRAM WILL BE ARRANGED FOR WINTER 2023 - Details available in October 2022.

Listed in chronological order. All prices are per person.

 SKI MOUNTAINEERING    20th & 21st February 2022 - 2 day course - Sunday & Monday - 165 

   WINTER SKILLS   26th February 2022 - 1 day course - Saturday - 80

  WINTER SKILLS    26th & 27th February 2022 - 2 day course - Saturday & Sunday - 150

  INTRODUCTION TO WINTER CLIMBING    26th & 27th February 2022 - 2 day course - Saturday & Sunday - 265

  WINTER SKILLS   5th & 6th March 2022 - 2 day course - Saturday & Sunday - 150

   SKI MOUNTAINEERING   5th & 6th March 2022 - 2 day course - Saturday & Sunday - 165 

 INTRODUCTION TO WINTER CLIMBING   6th March 2022 - 1 day course - Sunday - 145

 SKI MOUNTAINEERING    26th & 27th March 2022 - 2 day course - Saturday & Sunday - 165

 

To book a course please print a Booking Form (PDF) (or use the .DOC version) and read the full Booking Conditions.  I'll require a completed booking form returned by post or email and a 50% deposit payment per person. Full payment is due two months before the course.

A general Risk Assessment is available for our winter courses. You should read this before booking!

Climbing on the upper section of the Fiacll Ridge, Intro to Winter Mountaineerng Course by John Biggar.

Climbing on the upper section of the Grade II, Fiacall Ridge, Cairn Lochan on our "Intro to Winter Mountaineering Course" in March 2022.

Our Address : 37a, St. Andrew Street, Castle Douglas, Kirkcudbrightshire, DG7 1EN, Scotland.


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