Welcome to Leading Edge
For Sam Leary and Cath Wilson of Leading Edge, being in the mountains is all about having a great time, in a wonderful place and sharing that with others. If you have a passion for the outdoors on any level and are wanting to develop your skills and/or confidence Leading Edge can definitely help.Covid Guidelines Click here
We are open.
From July 13th 2020 we are delighted to announce that we are able to run most of our courses again. We are working within local and national guidelines which are changing rapidly.
Mountain Leader trainings and assessments.
From 27th July 2020 our Summer Mountain Leader courses will be running again. (If planned easing of restrictions continues).
Overnight stays are now allowed in Wales in self contained accommodation. From July 26th 2020 campsites will be allowed to open.
Please click on our Covid guidelines box above for more information about how we will be endeavouring to maintain safe working practises.
In recognition of the highly changeable situation we will offer postponement or a full refund if anyone is unable to attend a booked course due to a virus related issue.
Courses, awards and qualifications
Leading Edge offers courses, awards and qualifications in hill walking, mountaineering and rock climbing. The majority take place in Snowdonia, North Wales, with the exception of winter specific ones which are held in Scotland.
Leading Edge would love to help you get the most from your days in the mountains, all you need is the desire and motivation to learn, let Sam Leary and Cath Wilson do the rest.
Leading Edge also run professional development workshops for:
Mountain Training Association
Association of Mountaineering Instructors
Would you like to experience any of the following?
Guided Rock Climbing
Introduction to Multi Pitch Climbing
Introduction to Lead Climbing
Lead Climb Coaching
Sea Cliff Climbing
Problem Solving for Climbers
Introduction to Scrambling
Parent and Child