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Winter mountain safety lecture tour 2017/18

Mountaineering Scotland has teamed up with Cotswold Outdoor, Tiso, Scottish Walks magazine and The Munro Society to offer you a fascinating insight into Scotland's mountains in winter and some essential safety advice for heading into the hills at this time of year.

In these free lectures, sponsored by the Herald & Times Group, publishers of Scottish Walks magazine, Heather Morning, our Mountain Safety Advisor will share her beautiful photography, videos, personal anecdotes and adventures, while equipping you with some essential skills for winter navigation, avalanche awareness, route choice, equipment, mountain weather and much more. 

With a lifetime's experience in the mountains, Heather has been a professional mountaineer for 25 years and for 16 years was a member of the Cairngorm Mountain Rescue Team.

Places are free but limited, so to avoid disappointment, please book your seat by popping in the relevant store or calling them on the numbers given below.

Heather Morning

Tuesday 21st November 2017, 7pm - Aberdeen
Tiso,  1 John Street, Aberdeen AB25 1BT
>This talk is now fully booked

Thursday 23rd November 2017, 7pm - Inverness
Tiso, Longman Industrial Estate, Inverness IV1 1SN
>Book your free ticket online now

Tuesday 28th November 2017, 7pm Edinburgh
Tiso, Edinburgh Outdoor Experience, 41 Commerical Street, Leith EH6 6JD
>This talk is now fully booked

Wednesday 29th November 2017, 7pm - Glasgow
Tiso, Glasgow Outdoor Experience,
50 Coupar Street, Glasgow G4 0DL
 >This talk is now fully booked

Thursday 30th November 2017, 7pm - Stirling
Cotswold Outdoor Store, Dobbies Garden Centre, Drip Road, Craigforth, Stirling FK9 4UF
>Book now on 01786 241200

Tuesday 5th December 2017, 7pm Dundee
Tiso, 22 Whitehall St, Dundee DD1 4AF
>Book your free ticket online now

Wednesday 6th December 2017, 7pm - Perth
Tiso, Highland Gateway, Inveralmond roundabout, Perth PH1 3EE
>Book your free ticket online now

Tuesday 12th December 2017, 7pm - Edinburgh
Cotswold Outdoor Store, 72 Rose Street, Edinburgh EH2 2NN 
>Book now on 0131 341 2063

Wednesday 13th December 2017, 7.30pm Glasgow
Cotswold Outdoor Store, 30 West End Retail Park, 60 Crow Road, Partick, Glasgow G11 7RY  
>Book now on 0141 357 5353

In partnership with The Munro Society _

Tuesday 13th February 2018, 8pm - Aviemore
Cairngorm Hotel, 77 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1PE
>No booking required

Tuesday 20th February 2018, 8pm - Aviemore
Cairngorm Hotel, 77 Grampian Road, Aviemore PH22 1PE
>No booking required. This lecture is by mountain rescue legend David 'Heavy' Whalley