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Media resources & press releases

For more information contact:

  • Fiona McNicol, Communications Officer on 01738 493941 or by email  
  • Stuart Younie, Chief Executive Officer on 01738 493942 or by email

Mountaineering Scotland, in partnership with other outdoor organisations, runs a public information campaign about winter safety in the mountains. A great deal of information about the equipment and skills necessary for winter mountaineering can be found on our website and is shared via social media and media press releases.

For further information refer to the #ThinkWINTER section on our website or contact in the first instance Communications Officer Fiona McNicol.

Click on the links below to download press releases.

08.12.2022 - Now is the time to ThinkWINTER! 

17.2.2022 - Weather warning for mountaineers

15.4.2021 - Return to the hills

27.1.2020 - Scottish Winter Climbing Festival

10.12.18 - ThinkWINTER mountain safety campaign