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Cairngorm Adventure Guides

Allt Mor, Aviemore PH22 1QQ, Scotland
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Intro to winter mountaineering

We had a really fantastic experience with Cairngorm Adventure Guides! Liam, who helped us organise... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
HenryT1992
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London, United Kingdom
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Brilliant weekend with wonderful guides

These guys have a really great set up here. All the course leaders were incredibly knowledgeable... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Lizzie W
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London
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Mountaineering, canoeing and adventure holidays in Aviemore and Scotland.,Specialising in rock climbing, abseiling, hill walking and ridge scrambling, winter mountaineering, winter skills, ice climbing, ski touring and canoeing. We are highly qualified and experienced guides who know the area well. We cater for all levels of abilities and aspirations, including individuals, families, stag & hen parties, university mountaineering clubs and hill walking clubs.
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Allt Mor, Aviemore PH22 1QQ, Scotland
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"winter mountaineering"
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"winter skills course"
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"winter walking"
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"these guys"
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"ice climbing"
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"winter days"
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"ski touring"
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"an excellent instructor"
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"be booking again"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a really fantastic experience with Cairngorm Adventure Guides! Liam, who helped us organise our trip, was flexible, friendly and answered all our questions. Our guides Rich (3 days) and Gill (1 day) were amazing guides, extremely knowledgeable and just all round lovely people....More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

These guys have a really great set up here. All the course leaders were incredibly knowledgeable and had lots of advice. I always felt really secure, even trying new skills and terrain. I learned lots over the two day course and beautiful weather made for...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2018

My sister and I plus two of our children and a friend (aged 16, 16 and 14) had a thrilling time on the hills with Jude. It was a brilliant blend of theory (lots of advice in advance re planning a trip, which sites to...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Me and friends had a winter mountaineering skills day with Matt & Graham. There knowledge in the area was fantastic. Teaching us the safety we needed whilst being in the mountains in a practical and theoretical setting, being able to implement when out in the...More

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

Back again after first 2 day bespoke winter skills course last year, to build on that time. Once again just excellent, friendly, flexible day. Jon our instructor was top-notch and completely got what we wanted to get out of this day, pushing us too but...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2018

We went on the introduction to ski touring course. Our instructor was Ross, he was really friendly and knowledgeable about the area. Was a really good course and we learnt a lot over the 3 days. They also allowed us to tailor it to what...More

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Reviewed 31 January 2018

Very much enjoyed the intro to Ski mountaineering arranged by the friendly and helpful team at Caringorm Adventure. Our guide, Ross, was professional yet approachable and flexible with his teaching, adapting the days' contents to the level and requirements of the group and the Scottish...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

We had a great experience with Cairngorm Adventure guides! From the first contact with Liam, we enjoyed his flexible and friendly attitude, and whilst it is not an all-inclusive course like some of the others on offer, he gave us all the information we needed...More

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Reviewed 19 January 2018

This was some seriously good training. I've spent plenty of time in the Scottish mountains and even had some winter Alpine experience over the last 10+ years, and still managed to learn tons. Don't think these courses are only for beginners, the guides will adapt...More

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Reviewed 18 January 2018

I booked onto this course looking to build on my spring to autumn hillwalking experiences and to provide me with some training to extend my hillwalking into the winter season. Those on the course were of mixed ability and experience and all were made to...More

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Liam I, Owner at Cairngorm Adventure Guides, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Thanks Paul for coming up and for your review. Hope to see you out on the hill. Cheers, Liam

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Chris R
28 May 2017|
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Response from Liam I | Property representative |
Hi Chris, A very slow response to your question. It's £235/day, which includes all equipment. This can be for a party of up to 6. Best, Liam
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