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Snow hole expedition

When I arrived in Aviemore there was almost no snow left. I thought that the snow hole expedition... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Marius R
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Amazing

This was a lifetime experience. So well organized and practicle learning. I was there together with... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Dirk Z
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BUSHCRAFT & WILDERNESS SKILLS Enjoy a unique experience in the wild and stunning environment of the Scottish Highlands. Backcountry Survival – 57.19’40” °N, -3.82’30” °W – the furthest North Survival school in Britain provides tailored courses and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Alvie estate, Aviemore PH21 1NE, Scotland
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

When I arrived in Aviemore there was almost no snow left. I thought that the snow hole expedition won't happen. But thanks to Neals' expierance and knowledge it became possible :). Thank you Neal for an Adventure that you made possible even in the bad...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Marius R
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

This was a lifetime experience. So well organized and practicle learning. I was there together with my son and joined 5 others, incredible people, great team. Something never to forget!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dirk Z
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Neil provides an excellent days experience for anyone interested in bushcraft or survival. The group of 5 I was meant to be in turned out to be just me as they postponed last minute on Neil but thankfully I wasn’t disappointed and was able to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 April 2017

Me and my pal headed off up to the Cairngorms last weekend for a three day expedition with Back Country Survival and it was certainly an experience I will remember and cherish for the rest of my days. We were kindly picked up at our...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank John M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

Very complete course in a beautiful setting. Planning a return trip in winter with both my sons. Don't hesitate.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank rasmats
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Completed the 3 day bushcraft survival at the weekend, what a bloody good experience!! It was a challenge at times, giving you the real feel of what it might be like in a survival situation, but both Neil and Brad were excellent at judging our...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Isabel K
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Me and my dad went for the full day course whilst we were on holiday in Aviemore and can't praise it enough. Neil helped plan everything with fantastic communication via email and Brad provide us with the knowledge during the course. If anyone wants to...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Craig F
Reviewed 29 August 2016

Just back from a three day course with my eldest son. Very impressed by the set up and especially the instructors. Learned a huge amount, especially about myself. Could not recommend this more highly.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank rasmats
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Just arrived back home after the 3 day course. I can't thank the instructors enough for this amazing experience, the knowledge and expertise between them is brilliant. They take the time to teach you the skills you need and have plenty patience. It has been...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

What a course! Organised as my 40th birthday with some friends and we couldn't have asked for a better weekend. Everything from arranging the course with us to the course itself was superbly ran and anyone that wants a realistic survival course should not look...More

Date of experience: October 2015
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