Education

Climbing Academy

Climbing made easy! Rock climbing course and via ferratas.   When Monday-Wednesday / Friday-Sunday Duration 3 days Price CHF 450 per person* *All activities are lead by a IFMGA-certified mountain guide. Equipment is included in the price (climbing harness, via ferrata set, helmet). Costs for the cable car on day 3 are not included.   Upgrade Option 1   Seracs glacier tour: If you book a Climbing Academy, you only pay CHF 180.- for the Seracs Glacier Tour instead of CHF 215.-! Equipment included. Upgrade Option 2 Breithorn (4164m) If you book a Climbing Academy, you only pay CHF 250.- for the Breithorn Tour instead of CHF 275.-! Equipment and transport to Zermatt included.   Conditions of participation: Participants need good sports physical condition and coordination. Experience in climbing is not required. The participants are responsible for their own insurance. Unaccompanied minors require a written declaration of consent by the legal guardian. We reserve the right to adapt the program according to the prevailing conditions.

Mountaineering Academy

A high-alpine adventure - instuction in alpine climbing and two 4000m summits combined in one package!   When Tuesday-Thursday / Friday-Sunday Duration 3 days Price CHF 630 per person* *All activities are lead by a IFMGA-certified mountain guide. Equipment and taxi transport are included in the price. The cable car price is not included. (Reductions for owners of the citizen's pass, Swiss Pass, Swiss Flexi Pass, Euro Rail / half-fare and general season ticket, Swiss Card.)   Conditions of participation: Participants need good sports physical condition and coordination. Previous experience in mountain climbing is not required.  The participants are responsible for their own insurance. Unaccompanied minors require a written declaration of consent by the legal guardian. We reserve the right to adapt the program according to the prevailing conditions.   Upgrade Option  Gorge Alpine: If you book an adventure package, you only pay CHF 90.- to add the guided Gorge Alpine via ferrata tour instead of CHF 110.-! All equipment included.    

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

Introduction to Ice Climbing

Are you looking for an exciting après-ski or even after-dinner activity? A short climbing tour in our covered ice climbing facility will get your adrenaline pumping. There aren't any specific requirements for this activity, but flexibility and a good balance is helpful. True to the motto "safety first" we let you push your limits. You will be surprised how much fun it is!   + Technically easy. No prior knowledge required. + No special fitness requirements.   Duration: 3 hrs   Group session Private session CHF 115 per person CHF 450 (1-6 persons)   Equipment required: Climbing harness Helmet Ice axes Crampons Equipment hire: CHF 15 for climbing harness, helmet, ice axes and crampons

Climbing taster course

Have you ever had the urge to climb a summit? Then start small. If you are looking to explore rock climbing for the first time, this is your opportunity to practice with professional mountain guides. We will provide everything you need including harnesses, helmets and all the necessary gear for you to try out this fun and challenging sport. Families and small groups are also welcome.    +  Technically easy. No prior knowledge required. +  No special fitness requirements.   Duration 3hrs     Group course CHF 95 per person Private course CHF 380 for 1-3 persons CHF 450 for 4-6 persons Family special CHF 380 including equipment for the whole family   Equipment hire: CHF 10 for climbing harness and helmet   Additional requirements: hiking or trekking shoes comfortable clothing