Join Mountaineering Scotland's Ben Gibson on a journey into the winter mountains to find out how to plan for a great day out in winter.
With our increasingly unpredictable climate and weather, a flexible approach and sound winter skills are essential when it comes to enjoying quality, safe days out in the mountains, whether you walk, climb or ski.
Qualified mountaineering instructor Ben will share his own experiences (and mistakes!) as an active climber, walker, skier and hill runner with a focus on the crucial ingredients to success including:
and some top tips so that you can get the best your of your time outdoors.
The talks are a great introduction for anyone new to winter hills and a useful refresher for more experienced hill-goers, with a chance to win some prizes and ask your own questions along the way.
Please book in advance - no tickets will be available on the door.
Tickets are £5 and are non-refundable. Please use the links below to book.
|Perth||Thursday 1 December 2022
|Aberdeen||Thursday 8 December 2022
||Craigdon Mountain Sports||7pm
|Fort William||Monday 12 December 2022||Cotswold Outdoor||7pm
|Glasgow (West End)||Thursday 15 December 2022||Cotswold Outdoor||7pm
|Edinburgh||Wednesday 1 February 2023||Craigdon Mountain Sports||7pm
||Booking opens 1st Dec
|Aviemore||Thursday 2 February 2023
||Booking opens 1st Dec|