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Rich Mountain Experiences

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EXCITING ADVENTURES IN SCOTLAND OPEN TO EVERYONE...We are nestled in the middle of the West Highlands with Glencoe, Mamores and Ben Nevis, all very close. We can organise a special journey through some wonderful scenery, a gentle half day walk...more
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48 Foyers Road, Kinlochleven PH50 4RU, Scotland
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can’t recommend Rich enough. Myself and all the team I was with had a thouroghly enjoyable experience. The instruction is very patient and clear and safe at all times. Rich is able to cater for and adapt to all experience levels simultaneously. With all...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Jamie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely a weekend I won't forget, Rich was so passionate about the mountains and teaching us different things. If you want to know anything about the winter course,I would definitely recommend Rich

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ClairRhodes
Rich M, Owner at Rich Mountain Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Clair. It was great to catch up with you, and maybe see you on the next adventures we have up our sleeve... Rich and Monika

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This guy and his team are absolutely fantastic. I've just come back from a winter skills weekend, had so much fun learning new skills and putting them into practice. The guys were so patient and so informative. I cannot recommend the team enoughMore

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Rick W
Rich M, Owner at Rich Mountain Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Rick. Tough going, but tremendous effort, and the really positive vibes made for the excellent weekend. And dealing with the boot full of icy water without a frown was great to see :) The guys we work with are hand picked, and selected...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an awesome 2 days experiencing the opposites of Scottish weather, with Rich accommodating a group of 12 to learn new and refine their winter mountain experience. From sorting accommodation to lending us spare kit, couldn’t have wished for more. The days were a great...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank JaneyHB19
Rich M, Owner at Rich Mountain Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jane. You did very well, along with the other folks too, especially in the testing conditions on Sunday...A fantastic opportunity to learn how to cope, without the feelings of being out of your depth. See you again, Rich and Monika

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow..... a fantastic and well planned weekend course. From start to finish this trip was well planned taking on the needs and goals set for the 11 participants. Rich and his team really knew what they were talking about and nothing was too much to...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Davydave83
Rich M, Owner at Rich Mountain Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Dave. Thank you and your team for coming along... It was a great weekend, with the very opposite weather conditions giving us the contrasts that make this part of the world special!!! Myself, Monika, Mark and Johnny had a tremendous time looking after you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I used Rich Mountain Experiences for a winter skills "refresher" in January 2019. I was mainly interested in learning more about avalanche safety, analysis of the snow pack and managing avalanche risk when journeying in the mountains. Richard met my needs on all of the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Rich M, Owner at Rich Mountain Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for the lovely words Sam.... It was a great couple of days, made even better by the good snow covering, and nice views, even though we went to cover poor weather navigation!!! The views were just the best :). Hopefully the photos in...More

Reviewed 10 January 2019

We spend two days with Rich doing a Winter Skills Course in which we learned an array of skills absolutely necessary should you wish to walk/climb in winter. Richard has an excellent method of delivering theory regarding winter mountaineering in consumable chunks, allowing you to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Rich M, Owner at Rich Mountain Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

>>>And thank you for coming along. It was a little harder than usual in the lean (Less snowy) conditions than we were hoping for, but we did manage an awful lot, and took you to a new area too (The Cairngorms). Enjoy your new found...More

Reviewed 3 January 2019 via mobile

Outstanding service from Richard. Very professional. Saftey of the highest standard. Catered for all our levels of mountaineering and gave us a ton of options for the day. Spoilt for choice. Richard and Duncan looked after us and gave us a day I will never...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank John H
Rich M, Owner at Rich Mountain Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2019

Well, I don't know what to say really, as you, Mark and Jamie were a great laugh, and was a real pleasure getting on that classic Glencoe route with you three. Duncan is a superb chap, top of his game, and is always so friendly...More

Reviewed 1 January 2019

We literally just returned from our NY Day Ben Nevis hike and had the most amazing time. Rich is outstanding and his colleagues Andy and Chris were equally great. We were in a party of 11 and quite a diverse group. Rich was patient, thoughtful...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Rich M, Owner at Rich Mountain Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2019

Hi again... Thank you for the very nice review. You and the rest of the group made for an amazing day on Britain's highest point, and was so much fun in that snow we had. I am very proud to say that you guys (The...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

The clue is in his name, Rich, and what a rich and well rounded man he is too. Ever the well informed trekker this man knows his stuff and we are happy that he made our trip to the UK’s highest hight that much higher....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dale J
Rich M, Owner at Rich Mountain Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2019

Thank you for the lovely review Dale and Delores...Ben Nevis is quite different to your usual temperatures back home (Thailand if I remember right?). I know it has been a while to respond to your review, but I remember our day well, even though we...More

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