Course Dates

Below are the planned dates for courses and private availability for 2018/19. Please use the contact forms on the other pages if you wish to enquire about setting up additional course dates as this may be possible.

Introduction to Ski Touring, 1 day course

January 11th / January 12th (with Gavin Carruthers) / January 20th / January 25th / February 1st / February 23rd with Gordon Fraser / April 13th with Jamie Johnston (TBC) / April 20th with Gordon Fraser

https://sites.google.com/view/britishbackcountry/intro-to-ski-touring

Highland Explorer 1 day, course

January 21st / February 23rd with Gordon Fraser / February 11th / March 8th / March 15th / March 30th (with Blair & Amy Marwick, 8 places available) / April 14th with Jamie Johnston (TBC) / April 21st with Gordon Fraser

https://sites.google.com/view/britishbackcountry/highland-explorer

Backcountry Performance, 1 day course

9th March / 22nd March / March 25th, Women's course with Amy Marwick / March 31st, Women's course with Amy Marwick

also available 26th & 27th January as part of the Backcountry Performance Skills Weekend (ski coaching and rope-work)

https://sites.google.com/view/britishbackcountry/backcountry-performance

Bike and Ski Trip, 1 day course

26th April, 29th April, 10th May (additional dates available on request)

https://sites.google.com/view/britishbackcountry/bike-ski-trips

Ben Nevis Weekend, 2 nights and 2 days course

4th & 5th May or 6th & 7th May or 11th & 12th May or 13th & 14th May or 15th & 16th May (walking into the CIC Hut the evening before the first day )

https://sites.google.com/view/britishbackcountry/the-ben-nevis-weekend

Winter Skills Expedition, bell tent full board accommodation and 2 days course

23rd & 24th March

http://primalbushcraftsurvival.com/product/ski-touring-winter-survival-skills/

Backcountry Performance & Ropework Weekend, 2 day course

26th & 27th January - Backcountry Performance Skills Weekend (ski coaching and rope-work)

https://sites.google.com/view/britishbackcountry/rope-work-for-ski-mountaineering

Ropework for Ski Mountaineering, 1 day course

19th January - Ropework day only with Mark

https://sites.google.com/view/britishbackcountry/rope-work-for-ski-mountaineering

Private Booking Availability (Guiding, Instruction or Coaching)

Please check the calendar below for specific dates.

November & December 2018: every Friday and Saturday (if we have enough early snow!)

January - May: most Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Some Fridays and Weekends may also become available nearer the time.

https://sites.google.com/view/britishbackcountry/private-bookings

British Backcoountry Coourse Dates 2018/2019