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From navigation courses to specialist expedition or scrambling courses we’ve an adventure for everyone. Our Mountain Courses cover the full range of skills and techniques you would require to become a proficient, competent and safe hillwalker.
From the basics of choosing the right gear and where to go hiking, to the mysteries of successful night navigation and scrambling over steep terrain, we have it covered.
For comprehensive, overall training in hillwalking then choose the Mountain Skills Courses, accredited by Mountaineering Ireland, we are one of the approved providers of these courses.
If it’s a refresher for your navigation you need then look at our Navigation Courses. Specifically designed by Mountaintrails, these courses give you the foundations you need and the subsequent building blocks, to become a competent mountain navigator.
Our First Aid Courses, run by First Aid and Cardiac Responder Niamh Gaffney, offer vital training for anyone who could find themselves in an emergency wilderness situation and so are ideal for regular hikers.
Our Special interest courses were designed after our clients asked for more in-depth training for trekking and scrambling, and a basic introduction to hillwalking without the expense of the official Mountain Skills course.
The safety of our clients is always our top priority, please read our Covid-19 policy see here: https://mountaintrails.ie/mountaintrails-covid-19-pandemic-policy-what-you-need-to-know/