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Rock & Safety Days

Have you always wanted to tackle a via ferrata route but don’t want to go it alone?
In June and September, 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!
 

Dates

The new course data for 2020 will be published at the beginning of the year.
 

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). 

 

Costs
Course participation is free (The number of participants is limited), when having a guest card, but does not include equipment, cable car tickets, and food. 

Course participation without guest card is CHF 150.00/day and person.

Programm

Monday  
11.00 a.m.
 

Meeting point at Mammut Store Engelberg 
Theory session with a mountain guide (material, technics, weather, preparations etc.)

12.30 a.m. 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

 

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Engelberg Dorf
Titlis
Cliffwalk
Berghaus Jochpass
Sesselbahn

Day 1 - Brunnistöckli

Day 2 - Rigidalstock

Day 3 - Fürenwand