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Summits & Skills 1

Summits & Skills 4000m

Level 1: Instructional Course

6 days, 7 nights
4:1
£1595
Dates & Booking

Summits & Skills 4000m

Level 1: Instructional Course

Our six-day Summits and Skills 4000m course is designed to give you the best possible introduction to alpine mountaineering and in addition, a chance to climb a 4000m peak to culminate the week.

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Summits & Skills 3

Summits & Skills 3

Course Highlights

A fun week learning alpine mountaineering skills

Climb your first alpine summits including a 4000m peak

All-inclusive prices

There are no extra uplift or cable car costs

All your food is included in the course price with no hidden costs paying extra for lunches or evening meals

No hidden hotel or hut accommodation costs

Free climbing equipment for you to borrow

Low ratio client to guide learning environment

ISM certifiacte recognising your attendance to this course

Expert instruction and coaching from professional ISM Guides

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Dates & Booking

An Introduction to Alpine Mountaineering

Course Dates & Booking

Week 24 11 Jun 2022 to 18 Jun 2022 £1595
Week 25 18 Jun 2022 to 25 Jun 2022 £1595
Week 27 2 Jul 2022 to 9 Jul 2022 £1595

Selected Dates:

Week 26 25 Jun 2022 to 2 Jul 2022 4:1 £1595

Meet the Team

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Adrian Nelhams

ISM Director and IFMGA British Mountain Guide

As a Director of ISM, Adrian splits his time between guiding, the ISM office, family and climbing for himself. During his 25 year commitment to the team, Adrian has played a key role in the development of ISM.

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Steve Monks

ISM DIrector and IFMGA British Mountain Guide

​A well known international climber, Steve has climbed and explored all over the world.

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Terry Ralphs

ISM Director and IFMGA British Mountain Guide

Terry learnt to climb on the gritstone edges of the Peak District then after graduating from Leeds University he decided to make his living in the outdoors, moving to North Wales to work at Plas y Brenin…

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Paolo Intropido

IFMGA Italian Mountain Guide

Born in NW Italy in a region surrounded by mountains, Paolo started to ski and trek as a kid, always wanting to explore 'beyond the next hill'.

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Testimonials For ISM

"I loved the course and Terry was great. I learned a lot and had a lot of fun and feel confident and secure in my technique".

BT
Summits & Skills 4000m (Instructional Course)

Thank for an amazing couple of weeks! Matt and Stu were fantastic. I learned so much but also had a lot of fun. I have come home feeling like a proper mountaineer, having made some great new friends and with some unforgettable memories. I plan to come back next year!

Tim

Thanks for a great week, in some pretty challenging and extreme conditions. Thanks for keeping us safe, teaching us loads, and being all round fantastic fun. I'd look forward to coming on another trip with you guiding.

Steve
Ski Grand St Bernard

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