Category: avalanche awareness

Splitboard Courses Scotland

Splitboard courses and guiding available in the Scottish Cairngorms. Come try splitboarding or improve you exploring skills with G2 Outdoor. We provide Introduction and Intermediate weekends as well as bespoke guiding. Typically on a course we would cover: Uphill techniques Transitions to snowboard mode Safe group management Terrain riding strategies Avalanche awareness Navigation Accessing the […]

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Early ski season madness!!!

The 2018 season snow has already been and gone (but always comes back). Some of the team managed a night ski in October and some people on Facebook managed one million ski runs that week! Early season skiing and Splitboarding in Scotland is all about riding heather, destroying bases, hopeful desperation and above all “The Craic“. We look back at our […]

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Avalanche awareness course

Avalanche Awareness for off piste in Scotland Aviemore, Scotland Last season (2017/18) we ran a few specific Avalanche awareness days aimed at folks skiing and boarding in the Scottish Backcountry. We always cover some avalanche avoidance element on our guiding days however these courses gave us more time to get in depth. The courses mixed¬†route […]

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One Day Avalanche Awareness Courses Scotland based on Cairngorm Mountain

    Avalanche Awareness for Skiers and Snowboarders ¬†   This one day introduction is for keen confident skiers looking to make themselves safer skiing off piste. We aim to introduce you to transceiver search techniques, how avalanches are caused and how to spot the signs and safe travel techniques in avalanche terrain. The day […]

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