Alpine Climbing Course

Description

Take this alpine climbing course if you want to take mountaineering to its highest level? This program tackles alpine routes with glacial approaches and a technical difficulties involving rock, snow, ice and mixed media climbing. The ratio for this program is no more than 2:1 Student instructor ratio.

Who for

If you lead rock and ice climbs and want to take your skills to a high level in the mountains, this is the course for you.

What’s included

Guide’s fee

What’s not included

Personal equipment, food

Dates

Custom courses only, please contact for availability. Starting in June

Cost

$1259

 Itinerary

Day one: Approach to camp, review equipment, protection strategies and route planning.

Day two: Attack a mixed alpine climb under the supervision of your guide

Day three and four:Cover more mixed ground and review self rescue techniques and mixed protection strategies.

Day Five: Pack out and debrief

 

About Ross Berg

Ross has guided, climbed and skied in the European Alps for the last several seasons. When he's at home he can be found working as a heli ski guide in winters and climbing alpine rock routes in summer.