Ice education course

Get the basic technique of Alpine climbing in this course. The prefect start for more high Alpine adventures!

 

This intensive one-day course course will provide you with thorough instruction in all the skills required in ice climbing. You will be introduced to the fundamentals of snow and ice climbing and develope a complete repertoire of state-of-the-art climbing, belaying and rope management skills. You will also learn about the different ice protection systems, crevasse rescue methods as well as technique, the signature of a good ice climber.

 

+  Technically easy. No prior knowledge required.

+  No special fitness requirements.

 

Duration 5-6 hrs
   
Group session CHF 195
Private session

CHF 630 for 1-3 persons

CHF 730 for 3-6 persons

 

Equipment required

Climbing harness
Crampons
Ice axe
Walking pole


Equipment hire

CHF 25 for climbing harness, crampons, ice-axe and walking pole

Route

  1. Saas Fee