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Scottish Backcountry essentials

Two day Pre season Scottish Off Piste ski and Snowboard training weekend based near Aviemore, Scotland. November 14th and 15th 2020 New for 2020/21 ski season we are running training in Navigation, Avalanche Awareness, Fitness and safety. We aim to encourage your confidence for Ski touring, Splitboarding and Off Piste access to the Scottish Mountains. […]

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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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White Water Rafting Aviemore and Cairngorms, Scotland

Additional Ski Mountaineering courses!!!

Due to demand on courses and good snow conditions we are putting on more ski mountaineering courses:-Introduction to Ski Mountaineering Course14th-15th febAvalanche Awarness Course 22nd febAvalanche Awarness Course 1st MarchIntroduction to Ski Mountaineering Course 7th-8th MarchIntermediate Ski Mountaineering Course 14th-15th March We also do bespoke courses to suit your level and guiding days if you […]

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G2 Outdoor Telemark freebee clinics and get together are back!!!!

Hopefully this year we will run our freebee telemark clinics for those wanting to progress or be introduced to the best way to slide around on snow, these will run every wednesday from the 14th January depending on the weather!These used to be open for local instructors to the Cairngorm ski area but we are […]

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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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Ski Mountaineering season in Scotland is open!

Yeeehaaaaaaa at last ski mountaineering season is here with the snow gods smiling down on us recently with some huge dumps of snow albeit driven into the scottish mountains horizontally at 500mph which has created huge drifts of snow on North East ish faceing slopes and very little of South West ish faceing slopes! This […]

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Stag and Hen Outdoor activity season underway

Well it’s that time of year again folks with plenty of stag and hen groups sampling some awesome activities in the outdoors from rafting, canyoning to Zip trek which is our newest activity and is going down a storm. This time last year we had already taken 10 groups or more Canyon but not this […]

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Ski Mountaineering and Freeride Courses Scotland

Scotland has lots of awesome ski mountaineering, backcountry and freeriding but it can be a fairly full on experience if you don’t have the knowledge to access it at G2 Outdoor we are the UK’s leading Ski mountaineering, telemark and freeride specialist so if you want a guide to show you the ropes then give […]

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Outdoor Activities Cairngorms National Park – Rafting, Canyoning, Gorge Walking and Zip Wire Trek

Canyon, White Water Rafting, Gorge Walking, Zip Wire Trek, Rock Climbing, Canoeing, Ski Mountaineering if it’s outdoor activities in the Cairngorm National Park then look nowhere else G2 Outdoor Planning at trip to the Cairngorm National Park and want to get up and personal with the area? There is no better way of feeling at […]

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