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Welcome.  Ecosse Mountains provide Summer and Winter mountain courses based in Grantown On Spey, Cairngorms National Park, Scotland.

Kevin Rutherford provides a professional service that will instruct, coach and guide you through your days on the hill , building your confidence, passing on good practice, benefiting from years of experience. 


Cuillin Ridge Munros

Cuillin Ridge Munros


Welcome to Ecosse Mountains


Spring/Summer 2024 -Spring is here and our scrambling and rock climbing courses are up and running and available to book.  


X2 Course - a 2-day course, Learn how to rock climb on day 1 and then scramble in the mountains on day 2, mountaineering and climbing skills in 1 course, £175 in total for 2 days.

Intro Rock Climb - rock climbing course introducing everything you need to know to become a competent 2nd, bouldering, getting to grips with climbing outdoors, lots of climbing and some abseiling, £175 in total for 2 days.

Rock Improver - Already a climber but need an MOT, want to learn to lead or just want a day guiding on a classic mountain multi-pitch route or scramble? £140 p/p.

Skye Cuillin - tick off the Cuillin Munros over several days or a 2-day Cuillin traverse with bivvy, from £48 p/p per day.   

Winter 2024 Winter 2024 courses are available to book, get in early, dates booking up already.

Get in touch via the chat box , email - or complete a booking enquiry.  



Welcome to Ecosse Mountains, your ultimate destination for mountain adventures in Scotland and beyond!


Founded in 2003 by Kevin Rutherford, a Winter Mountaineering and Climbing Instructor and a full member of AMI, The Association of Mountaineering Instructors, we offer a range of courses and guided trips for all levels of ability and ambition. Whether you want to learn new skills, challenge yourself, or simply enjoy the stunning scenery, we have something for you. From the snowy peaks of the Cairngorms to the rocky ridges of the Isle of Skye, from the icy waterfalls of Norway to the defined peaks of Glencoe, we will take you to places you’ll never forget.

Our top priority is always customer satisfaction. We strive to provide the highest level of service to all of our clients, and I'm proud to have a track record of happy customers. Don't just take my word for it - check out my testimonials to see what others have to say about their experience booking with me. I'm committed to making sure every client has a positive and memorable mountain experience.


Come explore the majestic Scottish Mountains with Ecosse Mountains! Our small, friendly, and highly qualified team will make sure you get the most out of your outdoor adventure. Whether you're a novice or an experienced mountaineer, we have have you covered!

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