Winter Hillcraft Skills Training & Lectures...
Some of Peak
Activities Sports Division's senior
MIC and MIA qualified instructing staff have many
years experience instructing hillcraft & winter
mountaineering skills and cross country skiing
in the UK, the
the Arctic. They are available
for hire as walking guides and mountain leaders
with £5 million Public and Third Party Liability
- We and our fully qualified
sub-contractors in the Alps
also offer groups short
courses and fun-filled residentials
all year round in the Peak District & elsewhere
( including our base in the lovely mountains of Austria )
involving Hillcraft and Mountain Safety Skills and
Aid Skills. We
are always keen to hear
from groups with specific
hillcraft skills training,
mountaineering skills training or
survival skills instruction requirements.
- Adventure Racing combines a variety of the
adventure sports on offer at Rock Lea - including
orienteering by day and night - and mountain
canoeing / kayaking caving
and high level mountain trekking. Group event
organisers who use our expertise to tailor events
will benefit greatly from our considerable past
experiences and successful past creations.
- PEAK ACTIVITIES
LTD. NOWS RUNS OVER 45 DIFFERENT SPORTING ACTIVITIES
- Scrambling in the Peak District National Park with Peak Activities Ltd.
- Rock Climbing in the Peak District National
a private tutor or Guide
from Peak Activities for personal tuition.
- Rock skills in the Peak District with Peak
- Abseiling Skills Training & instruction in
the Peak District National Park.
- More abseiling instruction photographs.
- Mountain First Aid
Instruction and First Aid Training in the Peak District.
- Using Mountain Rescue Training for team
- Mountain Walks and
Hikes in the Peak
- Mountaineering and skiing in the Tyrol with Peak Activities Ltd.
& Compass & Navigation Skills Training in the Peak District National
- Orienteering and Treasure Hunts in the Peak
District National Park.
A group of sixth formers crossing the Cairngorms Plateau in Winter on a training course prior to their going
on an expedition with Iain et alia for several weeks on glaciers in Arctic Norway - photo : Iain Jennings.
- We have experienced
snow & ice climbing tutors
and rescue &
- tutors with
many years of skills training in the Arctic and Alps.
- we can offer
groups tuition in mountain
and wilderness first aid
- in the Peak
District and at our new base in Ellmau in the Austrian Tirol.
- In the Alps
we employ people with the highest possible Bergfuhrer and
- Guide qualifications.
Winter in the Hope Valley & Edale...looking
over to Lose Hill & Mam Tor.
photo : Peter Brookes
and just slightly
higher - some of our staff snowshoe walking in the Tirol...
- Please call
us on 01433-650345 if you are interested
courses and training
- our MIA &
tutors. We can also run
mountain rescue skills too- as well
as our very
rock climbing and scrambling courses.
- Our senior
mountaineering instructor, Iain, in Salzburgerland.
- Whether you
want to learn GPS navigation skills or simpler
- basic mountain
navigation and elementary mountain safety
- skills... we'll
be pleased to hear from you.
- We are always
very pleased to hear from group organisers who
- may want a course tailoring
for their school, youth group or club.
- For example,
when the "Backpackers
Club" wanted a course
- in the Peak
District on navigation and winter skills tailored
- around the
needs of their members, we were the first
event included navigation
- first aid and
was v. successful. Many
other organisations use
- us for tailoring
events combining hillcraft skills training with
for their groups.
group training in the use of ice axe and crampons
- in the Cairngorms
prior to a BSES glacier expedition to Arctic
- Norway with
Iain Jennings in 1974 when iain was the Chief
Glaciologisty and the Safety Officer for groups working on
the Nevertindsbreen Glacier.
- Iain is a
qualified glaciologist and geologist with over three
decades of experience of leading expeditions on glaciers in
Iceland, Norway and Sweden & the Alps.