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Mountain Instruction - Courses in New Zealand and Switzerland
Learn to be an independent mountain climber, improve your alpine skills in the mountain environment with an alpine climbing instruction course.
Gary Dickson is New Zealand's leading expert instructor, a fully qualified IFMGA professional mountain guide since 1995 and from 2010-1016 President of NZMGA. His speciality are high level teaching skills to present instruction packages. He has been used by some of the world's special elite forces. His courses are designed to allow you to realise your alpine potential. Instruction is available in New Zealand's Southern Alps or the Swiss Alps.
Beginners Mountaineering Course - Intro to Alpinism
Alpine climbing instruction for beginners wanting to learn technical mountaineering skills for safe travel in the mountain environment. Have some fun and enjoy the Southern Alps of New Zealand while acquiring some tricks from your mountain guide. >>read more
Intermediate to advanced Climbing Course - Total Alpinism
Learn the latest and/or refresh your mountaineering, rock and ice climbing skills and technical knowledge on an Alpinism and Ski intermediate - advanced climbing course. >>read more
Gary Dickson is an alpine climbing instruction specialist and enjoys providing top quality mountaineering courses at all levels as well as alpinism experiences par excellence. Private technical mountaineering instruction courses can be a combination of being taught alpine skills and being guided up a peak you have in mind. >>read more or see also ascents.
Be safe in the backcountry on your skis or snow board as well as summer mountaineering adventures. Learn about avalanches and how to be safe in avalanche terrain. >>read more
Learn to climb mountains in the home of mountaineering - the Swiss Alps. Acquire the skills for via ferratas, rock and ice climbing and enjoy the special mountaineering culture of central Europe. >>read more
Sustainability practices while mountaineering, learn more on an instruction course, here a lot of packaging is taken out before heading into the mountains
Mountaineering instruction courses during NZ summer again from November 2019 onwards.
or in the Swiss Alps July & August
email for details and if you need help to get your very own mountaineering instruction and alpine climbing week organised
All courses in New Zealand
with mountain guide
Gary Dickson, IFMGA/NZMGA, are now in collaboration with
Pre-trip information and discussions are available from us anytime.
Mountaineering Instruction Course clients say:
'Well, this has been a fantastic end to my NZ adventures. Gary and Iris thank you so much for a truly memorable week of mountain experiences and great kiwi hospitality. Under Gary's expert eye I've learnt so much... cramponing, ice-climbing and especially how to julienne carrots... ' Glen from England
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