Base: Simony Hut, Dachstein mountains
Date: on demand mountaineering alpine courses
Days: 5 mountaineering courses alpine courses
Persons: 4 - 8 mountaineering courses
Tour leader: UIAGM Mountain Guide mountaineering courses
Equipment: → equipment-list-mountaineering-courses
Experience: non, but you should be able to walk 4 – 6 hours per day
Fee: upon request
You want to learn how to travel save on glaciers and rock? Then this is exactly the right course for you. The skills you will practice on tours on and around the Dachstein mountain. After that training you should be able to travel save on glaciers and easy rock by your self. We are based on the Simony hut, right below the Hallstädter glacier. The hut got modernized, with warm showers on the first floor and Internet access.
Program for the week
you learn the knots, rope management, belaying on rock and ice, crevasse rescue, abseiling, orientation, tour planing, via ferrata training and much more. The training areas are very close to the hut. 10 minutes walk to the rock climbing spot, 30 minutes to the glacier and 20 minutes to the closest Via Ferratas.
Tours and summits
- Dachstein 2995 m
- Hohes Dirndl 2829 m
- Hohes Kreuz 2837 m
- Schöberl 2422 m