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Mountaineering, canoeing and adventure holidays in Aviemore and Scotland.,Specialising in rock climbing, abseiling, hill walking and ridge scrambling, winter mountaineering, winter skills, ice climbing, ski touring and canoeing. We are highly...more
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Allt Mor, Aviemore PH22 1QQ, Scotland
+44 1479 811679
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All reviews winter mountaineering winter skills course winter walking these guys ski touring navigation skills skills required winter days mountain walking return next year brilliant days skill level great weekend be booking again weather conditions great guide his knowledge
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Reviewed yesterday

We had a great winter skills weekend with Benjamin Gibson and most fortunately we did get some pretty wintery weather with massive snowfall, strong winds, poor visibility and low temperatures. We still managed to summit Cairngorm on Sunday and do many winter exercizes and landscape...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our guide Jude took us up the mountains for a day of winter skills and it was everything I had hoped for. We learned how to use the compass and map for navigation, we discussed planning your walk, we used crampons and the ice axe,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just finished a fantastic intro to ski touring 2 day course with our very knowledgeable instructor Malcolm. There were 6 of us on the course (not inc Malcolm) and all completely new to ski touring and varying levels of ski experience. Malcolm adapted the course...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank runnerlady100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A very rewarding and insightful course! The flexibility exercised in tailoring the course to the interests of the participants (and conditions) was excellent and I still felt like I learnt a lot of useful navigation skills despite the waning winter conditions towards the end of...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chris C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I did a Winter Skills two-day weekend course in early February 2019. It was excellent, very well organised and super value for money. There were 4 of us on the course with one instructor so we got very specific and personalised feedback throughout. We covered...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EmRebecca
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I was looking to book a Winter Skills, I found there was lots of choice. I chose Cairngorm Adventure Guides because of the reviews and the very competitive pricing. What a great decision I made! Prior to my course I had to change dates...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Sonoglenn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Chris and I spent to days with Rory from Cairngorm Adventure Guides. Rory was fantastic. He manage to maximize the amount we learned, tailored his instruction to our levels of expertise, and adapted the whole trip on the fly to the weather conditions. Without the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant two day introduction to ski touring covering all the basics, both theory and practical. Annie was a great guide: patient and positive and helped work with us all to get the most out of the course. Big thank you Annie and Liam!

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 9 February 2019

This is my third time using Cairngorm adventure guides and I wouldn’t go anywhere else! Dave, our guide was friendly, knowledgeable, patient and a fantastic teacher. He really took the time to understand what we wanted from the course and each day was tailored to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 27 January 2019 via mobile

Jonny, our guide, was knowledgable, friendly and patient. Would recommend Cairngorms Adventure Guides and look forward to using them on my next course.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Chris R
28 May 2017|
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Response from LiamI_12 | Property representative |
Hi Chris, A very slow response to your question. It's £235/day, which includes all equipment. This can be for a party of up to 6. Best, Liam