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Mountaineering School

Mountaineering school

Mountaineering school

Our Mountaineering School is an example of the primary goal of our Adventure Schools – to get young people interacting with the great New Zealand outdoors.

Scouts Aotearoa’s Mount Ruapehu Lodge provides a base camp for Venturers 15+, Rovers and Leaders to learn mountaineering skills.

This year’s school will be run in conjunction with New Zealand Alpine Club, using highly skilled instructors, up to date equipment and current best practice.

The students will learn basic mountaineering and above the bush line skills that enable them to explore the mountains. 

>> Download a list of gear that you will need for the school

Cost: Youth $745 and Adult (18yrs +) $795

Next School: The next school will take place 6th – 12th October 2024.

Applications: Registrations are now open! Please click here.
Applications will close 20th September.