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Unexplored Scotland

10-11 Station Road, Garve IV23 2PS, Scotland
+44 1463 216123
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Winter skills in the Cairngorms

I booked a two-day winter-skills course with Andreas in the hope of learning how to develop my... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
David S
Great two day adventure

We went on a two day kayaking experience with Andreas off the Isle of Skye in September 2017... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
Devon, United Kingdom
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Unexplored Scotland offers great hillwalking, mountain biking and sea kayaking adventure holidays and trips in the Highlands of Scotland
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10-11 Station Road, Garve IV23 2PS, Scotland
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I booked a two-day winter-skills course with Andreas in the hope of learning how to develop my hillwalking skills and gain a foundation understanding of how to cope in winter. Andreas' method of instruction, combining honest critique with challenging (but safe!) practice locations, was a...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 5 December 2017

We went on a two day kayaking experience with Andreas off the Isle of Skye in September 2017. Including wild camping overnight. We would like to say a big thank you to Andreas for the kayaking experience - we both really enjoyed it. Would definitely...More

Thank K M
Reviewed 19 September 2017

An excellent few days exploring some of the wild uninhabited Summer Isles in North-West Scotland. I would strongly recommend Andreas / the Unexplored Scotland team for safety, good kit, leading some fantastic days kayaking and seeing some hidden gems in the remoter parts of Scotland....More

Thank Ben_1001_travels
Reviewed 7 April 2017

A group of six of us organised to go on the Winter skills course in early February, some with a fair amount of experience of climbing and others with a lot less. By the end though, Andreas had taught us enough new things that we...More

2  Thank nritchie2016
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Camping on the summit of Ben Nevis was an absolute amazing experience. To be there when everyone else has already turned around and have the sunset and sunrise only for you was an blissful experience. I don’t know how it would be ion bad weather,...More

3  Thank Marcos C
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We completed a 2-day winter skills course with Andreas and it was superb from start to finish. Andreas checked all of our kit over before we headed out to Cairn Gorm and substituted the odd bit of kit here and there to ensure we were...More

Thank Mandy M
Reviewed 16 February 2017

I undertook this course to gain an introduction to winter mountaineering and to learn and practise the necessary skills! Overall it was a fantastic two days and I learnt a huge amount, and the course has allowed me to feel much more confident about heading...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 11 October 2016

We are two sixty-something beginners who wanted to learn how to navigate in the hills. Andreas was a great teacher, patient, good humoured and knowledgeable. He made the whole experience enlightening and enjoyable. Our confidence increased over the course of the day and we can...More

Thank 2bandh
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Simply put, this was a fantastic course that I can easily recommend for anyone wanting to learn essential mountaineering skills in winter conditions. My friend and I, as beginners, were fortunate enough to have unfettered attention with our guide, Andreas. His incredibly professional style allowed...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

The first thing you learn about Andreas is that his is an expert opinion. Andreas has a lot of care and pride in what he does and I felt I was being delivered a professional instruction far beyond what I was expecting for the price....More

Thank James D
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