Conquer your personal mountains with Via Outdoors

Affordable guided mountaineering adventures in Snowdonia

Available on every one of our trips, these courses are delivered by one of our fully qualified instructors and are designed to give you the skills and confidence to scale the UK mountains independently:

Intro to Mountaineering

Learn to be safe and independent in the mountains

Introducing you to summer, UK mountains- an essential foundation for all mountain adventures:

  • Guidebooks, route selection and planning

  • Personal and group equipment and clothing

  • Weather and conditions

  • Movement on steep ground

  • Group management and safeguarding

  • Emergency rope work and procedures

  • 2 day course, run during any Via Outdoors trip. Simply select this course when you book​ to confirm your place

  • Led by one of our expert instructors (1:6 ratio)

  • No previous experience needed

  • All equipment is included, but feel free to bring your own if you have any​​

  • WAS £180pp, NOW £150pp introductory offer for Via Outdoors customers!

 

 

More info: contact us, FAQs or T&Cs

 

Advanced Scrambling

Safely advance above Grade I scrambles

Brush up on your movement on steep ground and learn the rope skills to tackle pitched Grade II/III scrambles:

  • A recap of the Intro to Mountaineering skills

  • Gear placement and leading scrambles

  • Direct and indirect belays

  • Roped descents

  • Emergency procedures

  • 2 day course, run during any Via Outdoors trip. Simply select this course when you book​ to confirm your place

  • Led by one of our expert instructors (1:2 ratio)

  • Previous scrambling experience required, for example our Intro to Mountaineering

  • All equipment is included, but feel free to bring your own if you have any​​

  • WAS £180pp, NOW £150pp introductory offer for Via Outdoors customers!

 

 

More info: contact us, FAQs or T&Cs

 

Private Guiding

A bespoke adventure, whatever your mountaineering goals

Our expert instructors will ​tailor your time with us to help you ensure you achieve your goals. 

Whether there are skills you want to learn and refresh, or you're looking to explore new peaks, Via Outdoors is here to help.

  • Select this option when you book​ to confirm your place, and one of our instructors will be in touch to arrange your time with us

  • Led by one of our expert instructors 

  • All equipment is included, but feel free to bring your own if you have any​​ 

  • £150pp per day

 

 

More info: contact us, FAQs or T&Cs