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Water falls ice climbing AOSTA Valley

For beginners and experts alike, glacier climbing is an exhilarating experience. Competent handing for an ice-axe and crampons is required. During the course you will be taught the piolet-traction technique (two ice-axes and crampons).

A three days course for the less experienced is being arranged:

  • use of materials and security tools
  • use of crampons and axes
  • piolet traction technique
  • climbing methods


You will discover the beautiful Cogne Valley, Grisanche Valley, Val Savaranche, Ferret Falls etc. This trip may be combined with a ski-mountaineering excursion.Climbing equipment may be hired in Courmayeur.