Rock & Safety Days


New dates for 2022 coming soon

Rock & Safety Days

Have you always wanted to tackle a via ferrata route but don’t want to go it alone? Then sign up now for the Rock & Safety Days, where our local mountain guides will be delighted to introduce you to the world of via ferratas.
Register today to secure your spot and discover why Engelberg – with its six routes of various degrees of difficulty – is a Mecca for via ferrata enthusiasts!


Course objective

  • Know how to master a via ferrata
  • including topics like hazards
  • equipment, knowledge of the difficulty ratings
  • After successfully completing the course, via ferratas can be done independently. 


No previous knowledge needed, sure footed, no vertigo, good endurance (marching time of 3 hours do not pose a problem). 


Can be rented for CHF 20.00/day (special offer). 




11.00 a.m.

Meeting point: Engelberg Mountain Guide, Dorfstrasse 34, 6390 Engelberg
Theory session with a mountain guide (material, technics, weather, preparations etc.)


Cable car ride to Brunni - Instruction on how to tackle a via ferrata route at Brunnistöckli



09.00 a.m.

Cable car ride to Brunni - Practical session at via ferrata Rigidalstock

5.15 p.m.

Theory session with mental coach "Mentaly ready for the big wall."



09.00 a.m.

Meeting point at cable car station Fürenalp. Final via ferrata "Fürenwand".

02.00 p.m.

End of  training course

**Deviations reserved.