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Mountain Expertise

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Fantastic entry-level course

My friend and I were looking for a comprehensive introduction to climbing, that put us on the right... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Great first outdoor rock climbing adventure!!

My boyfriend and I were in Wales for the weekend and booked on to have an instruction in outdoor... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2017
Bristol, United Kingdom
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17 May 2018
“Fantastic entry-level course”
3 Feb 2017
“Great first outdoor rock climbing adventure!!”
Mountain Expertise is run by Paul James and Kathryn James (Bromfield) qualified and experienced Mountain Instructor Certificate holders. They are experienced climbers and mountaineers having climbed throughout the UK, in Europe, North America...more
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Bethesda, Bangor LL57 3BP, Wales
+44 7739 813927
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

My friend and I were looking for a comprehensive introduction to climbing, that put us on the right path to planning and leading our own mountaineering trips in the future, but started with the basics and built up our confidence and knowledge base. Paul was...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2017

My boyfriend and I were in Wales for the weekend and booked on to have an instruction in outdoor rock climbing. We've both climbed before but it was our first time outdoors and we absolutely loved it! Sabby's instructions were very clear and concise and...More

Thank lauren4fields
brom90210, Manager at Mountain Expertise, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2017

Thanks guys glad you had a good time. Hopefully see you again soon.

Reviewed 2 August 2016

Our two granddaughters age 7 and 10 are keen climbers on an indoor climbing wall but had never experienced real rock climbing. We didn’t want to sign them up for a “taster” day in a large group so we asked Paul to arrange a half...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2016

Paul was extremely good at getting the two of us up to speed for serious scrambling in two days, his knowledge of the Snowdonia area is stunningly good and he knows how to stretch the individual without breaking them! He found some really good rock...More

Thank Duncan F
Reviewed 31 May 2015 via mobile

I'm adding this review on behalf of my husband (Jason) as he's not on Trip Advisor. So the following words are his: Having not climbed for at least 12 years I had an epiphany that I needed to climb again. I found Mountain Expertise on...More

Thank Jill C
Reviewed 23 April 2015

I had an excellent two days scrambling on rock that I would not have tried without Paul's expert help, his local knowledge and good humour were invaluable. The climbs were selected to suit my needs very carefully, stretching me enough but not too far and...More

Thank Duncan F
Reviewed 23 March 2014

I have just had a amazing couple of days in the Cairgorms area with Paul, particularly amazing was climbing Fiacaill ridge. Paul was a brilliant teacher of winter skills and winter climbing skills. Paul was obviously an expert in this area and made me feel...More

Thank Zoogi
Reviewed 10 February 2014

I have just spent 7 days in the Cairngorms with Paul James, learning about winter skills and winter climbing. I found Paul to be a really good teacher he was patient, knowledgeable & professional. Paul was able to cater to my specific needs and taught...More

Thank karlblair123
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