Get ready to climb Snowdon!

If you’re planning to Climb Snowdon with MountainXperience some time in the future then you might be wondering how you can best prepare for your adventure. Well wonder no more as we give you five top tips to make your experience enjoyable. Even taking on board these tips the week before your big day out can make a big difference.

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Google Bard – Why It’s Important to Use a Map in the Mountains

We’ve been trying out Google Bard, the new chatbot tool launched in the wake of all the buzz around online Artificial Intelligence like ChatGPT. Bard is designed to simulate conversations with a human and uses a combination of natural language processing and machine learning, to provide realistic, and helpful responses to questions you might ask it.

So we asked it to tell us about why it’s important to use a map in the mountains and this is what it came up with. It’s pretty good!

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Book now. Pay in 3 with Klarna.

We’re excited to announce our partnership with Klarna to bring you new ways to pay for your MountainXperience course. This payment facility is available for any of our ‘Learn’ products including our Mountain Training skills courses and National Navigation Award Scheme Navigator Awards.

When booking your course with MountainXperience and paying with Klarna you can choose to pay in 30 days or in 3 monthly interest free payments. There’s no extra cost to you.

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How to redeem your Red Letter Days/Buyagift Voucher

If you’ve been lucky enough to receive a Red Letter Days or Buyagift voucher for Christmas and you’re ready to redeem your Snowdon adventure then here’s what you need to know.

Red Letter Days and Buyagift have been pioneering the concept of giving unforgettable experiences as gifts since 1989. They’re all about making memories and offering you the chance to ‘live a little’ with a range of incredible experiences to suit every taste, occasion and budget. Experience gifts are the easy way to give a unique and extra-special present for any occasion. By buying a gift experience for your friend or loved one, you’re not just giving them a thoughtful present but also a wealth of memories to enjoy for years to come.

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Free Outdoor Magazines from PressReader

Keen readers will likely be aware of popular outdoor magazines such as Trail, Country Walking and The Great Outdoors but did you know you can read these and many more each month for FREE?

Outdoor magazines are great way to stay up-to-date with the latest developments in the outdoor world as well as checking out the latest outdoor gear and even sourcing route ideas. There are three popular titles in the UK :

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Give the gift of adventure this Christmas

Skip the town centre crowds this holiday season and buy an adventure gift voucher from the comfort of the sofa!

Treat your friend or family member to a once in a lifetime guided hike to the summit of Snowdon. You can choose a daytime adventure or our popular Snowdon Sunrise experience. Both sure to give those new to the mountains an amazing day out.

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Learn Hill Skills in the Peak District

More congratulations are due to Robert, Sunil and Sandeep who successfully completed their Mountain Training Hill Skills course with us this weekend in the beautiful (and sometimes sunny!) Peak District.

The Hill Skills course is the ideal opportunity for those new to the outdoors to build up confidence and develop essential new skills. Whether you’ve never hiked further than the bus stop or you have some hill walking experience and want to learn more, this is the perfect course for you.

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Diolch Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team!

Each year we ask clients who book directly with us to climb Snowdon if they’d like to make a small donation to help support the work of our local mountain rescue team. Thanks to their amazing generosity we’ve raised £150 during the 2022 season which we’ve passed on on your behalf.

The Llanberis Mountain Rescue Team is a voluntary organisation who respond to those in need on Snowdon and the surrounding mountains. The team is on call 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and relies entirely on donations from members of the public to carry out this essential life-saving rescue service.

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