Rock & Safety Days

Dates

Monday to Wednesday:
Course 1: 06-08 september 2021
Course 2: 13-15 september 2021

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!

Information

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. 

Requirement

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

Equipment

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

program

Monday

 

11.00 a.m.

Meeting point will be announced.
Theory session with a mountain guide (material, technics, weather, preparations etc.)

afterwards

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

Tuesday

 

09.00 a.m.

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

5.00 p.m.

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

Wednesday

 

09.00 a.m.

Meeting point at cable car station Fürenalp. Final via ferrata "Fürenwand" followed by handing over the diploma.

02.00 p.m.

End of  training course

**Deviations reserved.