Clinic 14-SUN: Ice Climbing, Level 1 (Sunday)
This clinic gives you an introduction to the ice climbing world. Equipment, leashless tools, how to build an Abalakov anchor, ice climbing strategies, safety, ice terminology as well as route selection, ice grades and your first moves on the ice will be covered here.
Requirements: Indoor or outdoor rock climbing experience. Level of climbing: 5c minimum. Ability to walk on crampons.
Duration: full day
Meeting point/time: 7:15 am at Alpine Village in the town center of Chamonix
Location: Mer de Glace
Additional costs: lift ticket (special deals will be available)
WHAT TO BRING?
Basic mountaineering equipment + crampons (preferably ice climbing crampons), helmet, ice axe, harness, a sling (1.2 m), a screw-gate karabiner, belay device
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