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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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Snow!!!!!

Its back! We’ve had a wee dusting up high but have now have snowy mountains again…..will it last, is it slide-able? Probably not but its enough to get us scrambling for dusty skis and boards. We have been running and training these past few weeks to get strong for winter but winter is very sneaky! […]

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Ski, Telemark and splitboard Cairngorm

    The unholy trinity (ski, telemark, splitboard) Corie Raibert, Cairngorm February 4th 2018   We write this on the first cold wet weekend of the summer and instantly we start dreaming of winter. The 17/18 ski season turned out to be one of the best for snow in years and after the hottest driest […]

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Awesome start to 2017/18 winter

Our pre-season training has been paying off and G2 have been out ski touring and split boarding for three weeks now. We’ve been all around the Cairngorms, Monadhlaith mountains and even the wee hills behind the office looking for Pow-town! Already we’ve done more touring that all of last season……..and now its raining ….boo! Once […]

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