Welcome to Inverness Backcountry Snowsports Club

The IBSC aims to be an all round snowsports club for all ages with a particular focus on backcountry skiing, ski touring and other backcountry snowsports. Snowboarders are welcome. A range of activities is organised throughout the skiing season to cater for all abilities. The broad aim of the club is to provide a forum to meet, share interests, enjoy and develop skills in backcountry, Skiing and Ski Touring and other Snowsports.

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  • Looking towards the Cuillin - A Archibold

    Mammut Club Day Trips

    The following article was originally written by Al Todd for Mammut and covers two club day trips from February 2020 Situated off the north western edge of Europe, Scotland is a storm

  • The Highland Line – Corrour Loch Ossian

    On the weekend of 17-19th January 2020 fifteen IBSC members made their way into Corrour for the annual ‘legendary’ Loch Ossian Scottish Youth Hostel Association club trip. About half came in from the

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    Glen Affric (Strawberry Cottage) – Trip 2, 15-17 Mar 2019

    Glen Affric 15-17th March 2019 One thing is certain about Scottish winters - they are unpredictable and 2018/19 seems to have been more so than most! After the Inver Croft weekend in February where the

  • Glen Affric (Strawberry Cottage) – Trip 1, 1-3 Mar 2019

    The depleted snow conditions were reflected in the number of club members who arrived at the Glen Affric car park on a calm but cloudy Friday night, namely Blair, Karen, Rachel, Alison, Andy, Adam and

  • Winter Skills day Decmber 2018

    Introductory winter skills with Inverness Backcountry Sports Club. December 16, 2018 nineonesix-guiding Last month I was asked by Nicola Jackson, a friend from Torridon Mountain Rescue Team to provide an introductory winter skills day for Inverness Backcountry

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Just whizzed through the Gobshite-Box (TV) Channels.
Old Roger Moore Bond Movie in the Dolomites !
Who is old enough to remember OLIN Skis ?
"Roger" (Bogner) was on a pair of Mark VI !
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