High Tatras ice climbing course

Discover a great ice climbing spot in the Carpathian mountains: the High Tatras range. Local IFMGA-certified guide Pavel will show you the ropes.




Trip Duration

3 days

Mountain Range

Carpathian Mountains

People per Guide


Trip Level


Offer Period

Jan, Feb, Mar, Dec

Type of Trip

Not specified

Join me on this fun ice climbing course in the Carpathian mountains.

The High Tatras lie on the border between Poland and Slovakia. Many of its peaks are over 2000 meters. The highest summit is  Gerlachovský štít, at 2655 m.  It is an ideal place for winter activities!

The flora and fauna in the Tatras mountains are protected by the Tatras National Park. The area also combines a wide variety of landscapes: peaks, deep glacier valleys, mountain lakes. You won’t believe your eyes!

During this 3-day program, you’ll learn basic ice climbing skills. Some prior rock climbing experience is definitely helpful. This course is available for first-time ice climbers as well as intermediate climbers.

Find more information about this program in the following itinerary:

– DAY 1: Meeting at the Zamkovského Mountain Inn. Presentation and informative talk. Night at the lodge.

– DAY 2: Firstly, we will start by practicing ice climbing basics such as stance, security and abseiling. Afterwards, and depending on weather conditions, we’ll move our practice to the ice!

– DAY 3: Finally, we’ll go for one last ice climb. You’ll get to enjoy everything the incredible Tatras offers.

So, if you’d like to experience ice climbing, don’t hesitate to get in touch with me! Contact me and we’ll put together a program that meets your expectations.

Price per person

Group of 2
180 EUR

Group of 3
150 EUR

Group of 4
150 EUR


Price includes

  • Guiding fee


What happens if I need to cancel the trip?
If you decide to cancel, you’ll get a 100% refund (minus fees) if the cancellation is notified up to 60 days before the start of the tour, a 75% refund (minus fees) if you cancel between 59 and 30 days before the start of the tour, and a 50% refund if you cancel between 29 and 21 days before the start of the tour. If you cancel less than 21 days before the first day of the tour, you won’t receive a refund.Take into account, however, that if accommodation, flights or transfers were included in the trip you booked, then a different policy may apply as the guide will be bound by the provider’s cancellation policy.

What happens if the guide cancels the trip because of bad weather/unsuitable conditions?
If bad weather or unsuitable conditions force the guide to cancel the trip, he or she will: a) propose a similar activity at a different place where conditions are better, or b) propose to postpone the activity until a later date, or c) cancel. If you refuse option a), our cancellation policy will apply. Please note, however, that the call to cancel a trip due to bad weather can only be made by the guide (not the client).

What happens if the guide doesn’t show up or cancels for personal reasons?
If the guide cancels for reason of injury or other, you will get a 100% refund on your trip.


Other details


Zamkovského Mountain Inn

More info

- If you don't have your own equipment, you can borrow it from us.

- Accommodation and meals are not included in the price (around €40-50 per person for accommodation and half-board).


About the Guide


IFMGA / UIAGM Mountain guide
I was born in 1969 in Ostrava. When I was a child, my parents and I spent most of our free time and weekends in our cottage in Beskydy in the countryside. I started skiing when I was very young, we went to Moravian and Slovak ski resorts. In 2010 I successfully passed my IFMGA exams and I became an official mountain guide. I’m also a photographer and a graphic designer. I’m guiding my friends and clients mainly in the Tatras Mountains. Please feel free to contact me if you wish to discover this beautiful region, during the summer or the winter. We can go hiking, climbing, mountaineering, skiing...together.

FROM 150 EUR per person


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