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Unexplored Scotland

10-11 Station Road, Garve IV23 2PS, Scotland
+44 1463 216123
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Winter walking skills course

I really enjoyed this 2 day course learning new skills from Andreas along with 3 others in our... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
mciver223
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Preston, United Kingdom
Great course!!

I have found the course great! Andreas was very kind and competent and gave me a lot of tips and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Yessenia P
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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
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed this 2 day course learning new skills from Andreas along with 3 others in our group. Andreas patiently prepared us for the conditions on the mountain and soon we were practising Ice Axe arrest in the snow which was great fun. Next...More

1  Thank mciver223
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have found the course great! Andreas was very kind and competent and gave me a lot of tips and good lessons to deal with the very cold and windy Scottish weather. He took care about each of us dedicating time and efforts in makings...More

Thank Yessenia P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent a couple of extremely windy days under the tuition of Andreas to gain the skills and confidence to safely enjoy the Scottish hills in winter. The course was more than I expected. We did learn all of the techniques that I expected -...More

1  Thank _calum_craigie
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I booked a two-day winter-skills course with Andreas in the hope of learning how to develop my hillwalking skills and gain a foundation understanding of how to cope in winter. Andreas' method of instruction, combining honest critique with challenging (but safe!) practice locations, was a...More

1  Thank David S
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We went on a two day kayaking experience with Andreas off the Isle of Skye in September 2017. Including wild camping overnight. We would like to say a big thank you to Andreas for the kayaking experience - we both really enjoyed it. Would definitely...More

Thank K M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

An excellent few days exploring some of the wild uninhabited Summer Isles in North-West Scotland. I would strongly recommend Andreas / the Unexplored Scotland team for safety, good kit, leading some fantastic days kayaking and seeing some hidden gems in the remoter parts of Scotland....More

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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

3  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

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