Snowdonia based mountaineering instructor and Expedition Guide Rob Johnson has been a contributor to Trail Magazine since 2006, answering readers’ questions every month in our skills and know-how pages.
Now he has put together a new digital feature on scrambling in Snowdonia. It pulls together some route descriptions, inspiring videos, instructors’ tips, kit list, ideas for progression and lots of nice photos, with the aim of inspiring others to get out and enjoy the mountains this summer.
Below you’ll find two of the instructional videos that Rob has created tackling some of the basics of scrambling for beginners.
How to move when scrambling
How to route-find when scrambling
For more scrambling information, including further instruction and more videos on advanced scrambling techniques such as ropework, how to select scrambling kit and inspirational photos and stories, check out the full digital guide at expeditionguide.com.