Spain is the perfect location to learn some mountaineering disciplines, like orienteering, rock climbing, tour-skiing, avalanche rescue and even alpinism and winter mountaineering
The Spanish mountains offer a safe location to learn this outdoor activities. Here the risks of the mountainious enviroment are still present, but the level of risk is much lower. Some mountain ranges, like Sierra Nevada in winter, are specially good for this: good weather, plenty of snow, good spots for practise and a low risk of avalanches. This locations, and some other ranges in Spain, are perfect for learning alpinism, avalanche rescue trainnig, tour-skiing, snowshoes walking,...
Rougher mountain ranges, like the Pyrenees, the Picos de Europa and Sierra de Gredos are ideal for learning disciplines like traditional mountaineering. Here there are plenty of routes with all levels of difficulty and technical demand. A perfect network of mountain huts are the best base for the courses.
The sunny winter of Andalucía, in south Spain, is a real paradise for rock climbing. There are hundreds of climbing crags of all levels of difficulty and with different types of rock. Rock climbing crags are very well equiped and access is very simple.Therefore, Spain is a good choice to lear rock climbing during the whole year with guarantee of good weather and perfect temperature.
Our guides are professionals in teaching
We are able to teach you all in fluent English. We are official mountain guides, members of the Spanish and international associations of guides, with many years of experience. In Spain we are teaching for the Escuela Andaluza de Alta Montaña (EAAM), the Andalusian Mountaineering School of the Andalusian Alpine Club, and we are organising mountaineering courses for Spanish people for more than four years.
We are giving courses in:
- Basic Mountaineering
- Alpine climbing and winter mountaineering
- Glacier rescue courses
- Avalanche rescue
- Rock climbing
- Tourskiing and off piste skiing
- Ski courses