Basic Ice Climbing Course (Four Days)
Climbing enthusiasts no longer have to abstain from climbing outside in the winter! Climbing on frozen water poses an especially exciting alternative to rock climbing. The Sexten area is ideal for learning the basics of the sport.
Day 1: Meet with mountain guide; gear-overview; travel into the Höhlensteintal to the frozen
Sunntaplotz waterfall. Introduction to using crampons and pickaxe. Introduction to the basics and first
Day 2: Ice climbing area Prags Rosslahne: climbing exercises; evaluation of ice quality.
Day 3: Ice climbing area Sappada: practice rounds; safety techniques (screwing in ice screws, making
an Abalakov thread, etc.)
Day 4: Ice climbing area Matrei: practice rounds;
We will gladly book your preferred lodgings.
|Appointment||12.01.-15.01.2017; 26.01.-29.01.2017; additional dates by demand|
|Requirements||Basic knowledge in rock/gym climbing|
|Price||€450,00 per person (included: transportation to frozen waterfalls, mountain guide; not included: room and board)|