We are probably best known for our winter antics. G2 started life as a Telemark ski school through our work as trainers for the British Association of Snowsports Instructors. We have married our love for snow sports with our mountaineering experience to develop a winter programme to include Alpine and Telemark piste, back country skiing and touring, snowboarding, winter walking skills, avalanche awareness and transceiver introductions as well as technical ski skills training.

 

Telemark Instruction

The original form of skiing invented around 300 years ago in the Telemark region of Norway. It was aimed at getting around the forests and valleys, but soon developed into a down hill technique that is still used today.

Winter Skills

Winter Skills Courses in Scotland These are aimed at keen summer hill walkers who are looking to develop their skills before heading out in winter. We will spend time on the hill looking at all elements of winter navigation and General Mountain skills, from the use of ice axe and crampons as well as ropes. Digging ...

Ski Mountaineering

Ski Touring and Ski Mountaineering in Scotland Ski Touring in Scotland is probably the best way to see the hills in winter. Ski touring or ski mountaineering is a great way to cover long distances rather than on foot. From our base in Aviemore we can explore the surrounding hills in any direction. Escape the crowds on piste with ...

Back country off-piste skiing and snowboarding

Back Country off-piste Skiing/Boarding Cairngorm Mountain Back country or off piste skiing as it was, is probably the fastest growing area of skiing today. Once thought of as the domain of the extreme ski movie stars and the professional mountaineer. Now with the development of ski equipment and peoples’ skill level, it’s never been easier for ...

Guiding Days

Winter and Summer Guiding Days in Scotland Make the most of your holiday time and use G2 Outdoors guiding service. Find out about local conditions and the best areas for the level you’re at. We will try to offer helpful advice and guide you on the hill. We’ll probably throw in a little coaching as well ...