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Unexplored Scotland

10-11 Station Road, Garve IV23 2PS, Scotland
+44 1463 216123
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Winter Skills course with Andreas

A group of six of us organised to go on the Winter skills course in early February, some with a... read more

Reviewed 7 April 2017
Greater London, United Kingdom
Camping on the summit of Ben Nevis (late March 2017)

Camping on the summit of Ben Nevis was an absolute amazing experience. To be there when everyone... read more

Reviewed 6 April 2017
Marcos C
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Unexplored Scotland offers great hillwalking, mountain biking and sea kayaking adventure holidays and trips in the Highlands of Scotland
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10-11 Station Road, Garve IV23 2PS, Scotland
+44 1463 216123
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Reviewed 7 April 2017

A group of six of us organised to go on the Winter skills course in early February, some with a fair amount of experience of climbing and others with a lot less. By the end though, Andreas had taught us enough new things that we...More

2  Thank nritchie2016
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Camping on the summit of Ben Nevis was an absolute amazing experience. To be there when everyone else has already turned around and have the sunset and sunrise only for you was an blissful experience. I don’t know how it would be ion bad weather,...More

2  Thank Marcos C
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We completed a 2-day winter skills course with Andreas and it was superb from start to finish. Andreas checked all of our kit over before we headed out to Cairn Gorm and substituted the odd bit of kit here and there to ensure we were...More

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 15 February 2017

I undertook this course to gain an introduction to winter mountaineering and to learn and practise the necessary skills! Overall it was a fantastic two days and I learnt a huge amount, and the course has allowed me to feel much more confident about heading...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We are two sixty-something beginners who wanted to learn how to navigate in the hills. Andreas was a great teacher, patient, good humoured and knowledgeable. He made the whole experience enlightening and enjoyable. Our confidence increased over the course of the day and we can...More

Thank 2bandh
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Simply put, this was a fantastic course that I can easily recommend for anyone wanting to learn essential mountaineering skills in winter conditions. My friend and I, as beginners, were fortunate enough to have unfettered attention with our guide, Andreas. His incredibly professional style allowed...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

The first thing you learn about Andreas is that his is an expert opinion. Andreas has a lot of care and pride in what he does and I felt I was being delivered a professional instruction far beyond what I was expecting for the price....More

Thank James D
Reviewed 24 April 2015

I attended the navigational course last Sunday along with two of my friends and Cathal (the poor guy who got stuck with us women). The course was at the Cairngorms and instructed by Andreas. We had a great day the sun shone and we learnt...More

Thank Ardkeiling
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Just back from doing the 1 day navigation course in the Cairngorms – although I think our instructor referred to it as micro-navigation. We were a small group - there were 4 of us in the group plus our instructor Andreas from Unexplored Scotland. I...More

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed 20 April 2015

Just completed a one day navigation course up at Cairngorm with Andreas as our instructor. Myself and three ladies from Craigellachie took part in this one day introduction to navigation which included self pacing / timing techniques for determining walking distance, basic map reading, use...More

Thank Cathel B
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