Intro to Scrambling

Learn the basics for scrambling


Course Description

Learn how to plan and carry out a scrambling journey.

Who's this for?

People with at least 10 days hill walking experience.

In Brief

  • 2-5 days

  • Become self sufficient on scrambles

  • Tailored to fit your needs

  • 1:2 maximum ratio

  • Great value

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"Jonny's coaching was always very encouraging and he was always looking at ways to adapt sessions so whilst practising and learning, I was enjoying it as well."  Emma Dewer


Cairngorms, Ben Nevis, Glen Coe, Torridon.

What We Will Cover

  • Planning a scrambling day

  • Navigating to and from the scramble

  • Route finding and guidebook interpretation

  • Introduction to appropriate equipment

  • Efficient movement skills

  • Decision making

  • Identifying hazards and minimising their risks

  • Basic use of the rope

  • Emergency Procedures


May 2nd - 6th, 25th - 29th

June 6th - 10th, 20th - 24th

August 10th - 12th

September 3rd - 11th, 17th - 18th, 26th - 30th


from £220

If you would like to develop the skills mentioned on this page further, the Advanced Scrambling course is for you.