Although winter conditions in Snowdonia can be fickle, when it does happen the rewards are worth the wait. The Welsh winter environment does have its own hazards however. Many people are caught out and a simple slip can have serious consequences without the correct equipment and knowledge.
Gradient Adventure's guided winter walks will show you how to tackle any of Snowdonia's snow clad summits safely. On the hill, the subjects covered will include:
- Winter equipment.
- Interpreting forecasts.
- Route choice.
- Crampon and ice axe use.
- Winter navigation.
Snowdonia, North Wales.
- £45 per person (based on 3).
- £80 per person for a weekend (based on 3).
- Ice axe and crampon hire is available for small extra cost.
Summer hill walking desirable.
18+ (unless parent/guardian present then approx 14 yrs).