Active offer a Winter Mountain Gold DofE residential week where you learn and develop in winter skills techniques.
The course will consist of two days of winter skills followed by a two days overnight Snowholing expedition in the Cairngorms National Park. The fifth and final day will be a surprise adventure activity in conjuncture with the weather conditions and what you want to do.
The price includes winter skills equipment rental for the week (please see below for specific items you will need), transport to and from the mountains each day and instruction from professional & qualified instructors.
You will need to bring a bivvy or emergency bag with you – if you do not then we can swing by a shop so you can pick one up one of the days.
You will need expedition food for two days – this can be picked up in any local shops.
You will need a four season sleeping bag – if you do not have one then we may be able to provide one.
Waterproofs, base layers, warm layers, gloves (x2 pairs at least),
Hat, balaclava & Ski Goggles.
Gaiters are desirable.
Price: £345.00 – inclusive of accommodation & winter skills equipment.
If you are not sure of what winter skills are then take a look at the following link.
If you require any further information then please drop us an email or a phone call on 01540 210 000.