The first Braemar Mountain Festival will take place between 3rd March- 5th March 2017. It is a celebration of the mountains in winter and includes workshops on ski touring and telemarking, winter skills and avalanche awareness, low level walking, navigation and fell running.
In addition there will be photography and art exhibitions and workshops. Geoff Allan will be launching his "Scottish Bothy Bible" book, there are talks on Nan Shepherd and Gaelic place names with Alec Finlay plus an opportunity to visit a Highland clachan.
In the evening there is an illustrated talk from Victor Saunders, ceilidh, "Best of Kendal" film night, music and food
The Mountains Are Callling!