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1-day intro to rock climbing course in Courmayeur

Step inside the world of rock climbing with this 1-day introductory course in Courmayeur! Learn the basic techniques together with an IFMGA mountain guide in a fantastic Alpine scenery.

Not specified

Alps

1 Day

Jun, Jul, Aug, Sep

Occasional

First Time


Description

Looking for new outdoor adventures around Courmayeur? Then take this 1-day introductory course and get started with rock climbing!

Lying at the foot of the iconic Mont Blanc massif, this Alpine town is the perfect setting for this rock climbing course oriented to beginners.

During the course, you'll learn basic rock climbing techniques, like up-climbing / down-climbing, climbing on easy slab, choosing the best routes, using climbing shoes and moving efficiently on the rocks.

Besides, you'll receive training on techniques for safe climbing on single-pitch climbs.

I will choose the best location for this course depending on the level of the group.

Are you ready to make your first steps on rock climbing? Send a request to book this course in Courmayeur!

If you want to take your skills to the next level, you may check this advanced ice & mixed climbing course.

Price includes

- Guiding fee

Price details

Extra costs: 5€ per person for search and rescue insurance, transport.


Details

More info

Clothing and gear:
-Beanie, cap and/or scarf, a pair of sunglasses, sunscreen and sun stick for the lips. -A pair of light rubber coated gloves. -A T-shirt, a lightweight fleece gilet and a lightweight softshell jacket. -Technical outdoor pants or gym pants. -Light hiking boots
-To carry in a 25/30 liter backpack: water bottle or a 1 liter bottle of water, blister plasters, ID, money for personal expenses, camera, food supplies for the outing. -Technical equipment: helmet, harness, belay/abseil device, climbing shoes. Equipment can be rented.


About the guide

IFMGA certified mountain guide based in the Aosta Valley. Summer and winter mountain activities in the Valley and nearby locations.

Languages

Italian | French | English

Residence

Aosta, Italy


What people are saying about Explore-Share

Kumari Selvakumar

5.00

Sept 14, 2022

I’m extremely happy with the ease with which I could book via your site reliable and experienced guide. Thank you so very much, and I’ve started to recommend your site to my friends. Dimitris is not only an awesome guide, but a wonderful person who was always looking out to give me the best experience I can have when he found out how much I love climbing! He is the Best!

Niklas Warren

5.00

Sept 6, 2022

I am very pleased with Explore-Share! This was my first international climb, and the communication and response time were great. Herbie is a very skilled guide and very efficient. The entire booking process & payment was smooth. I will definitely use Explore-Share again. Thank you.

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5.00

Aug 23, 2022

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5.00

Aug 17, 2022

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Lesley Weber

4.00

July 16th, 2022

Thank you explore-share for a wonderful via feratta experience. We have been wanting to learn for a long time but don't have the facilities in Scotland. The guide Mitja was extremely helpful and knowledgeable, answering all my many questions and providing advice. On the day head to take another group but he quickly arranged another guide Borut, who was brilliant. We had a fantastic morning learning via ferrata at Hvadnik in the gorge. It gave us the confidence to later hire our own equipment and go out in Mojstrana. Altogether a five star + experience. Thank you.

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5.00

July 20, 2022

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4.00

May 8, 2022

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5.00

April 14, 2022

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5.00

March 9, 2022

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5.00

March 4, 2022

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Daniel Martinez

5.00

Feb 2, 2022

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