Ice climbing for beginners in Tyrol

Organized by bergundseil

Activity Snapshot

Fitness level: Occasionally sporty
Duration: full day
Spoken languages: German, English
Minimum age: From 14 years-old and up
Cancellation policy: moderate More info
Opening seasons:
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  • M
  • J
  • J
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Activity description

Gain a new perspective on the mountains and discover the fun side of ice climbing with a course for beginners under professional guidance.

Tyrol has many wonders to offer, summer or winter and ice climbing is an uncommon, adventurous way to get to know this beautiful part of Austria. In the heart of the Karwendel Alps, you will have access to easy and safe walls and a passionate, professional guide to help you take your first steps on an ice wall. All you need is motivation and no fear of heights, the rest will be taken care of. Upon meeting your guide, you will get a thorough safety briefing and all your necessary equipment. You will learn how to put crampons on your mountaineering boots, how to use an ice axe and much more so that you are all set for a fun and safe adventure. 

Don't let yourself be intimidated and see for yourself the versatile side of Tyrol in the wintertime. After a whole day of learning the basics of ice climbing, you will see how addictive this sport can be.

Book your spot today for Ice climbing for beginners in Tyrol!

Course of events

- Meet & Greet

- Equipment check & Safety briefing

- Explanation of the basic techniques on ice, setting ice screws, rope handling

- Climbing on secure ice walls 

- Return to the meeting point

Activity requirements

No fear of heights.

Participants need to have a first experience in rock climbing.

Special terms

A minimum number of 2 participants is required to run this activity

Once your booking has been confirmed, please contact the instructor directly to organize the meeting time and point.

All minors need parental authorisation.

  • Equipment for ice climbing
  • Photos
  • Certified guide
  • Lift tickets
  • Expenses of the guide
Do not forget to bring
  • Thermal underwear
  • Waterproof jacket and trousers
  • Wool socks
  • Hat that fits under the helmet
  • 2 pairs of waterproof gloves
  • Mountain boots / Ski boots
  • Backpack (25l)
  • Sunglasses
  • Sunscreen
  • Warm drink in a thermos
  • Camera
  • Insulation jacket
  • Long-sleeved T-shirt
100% secure payments
by credit card or Paypal
Meeting point
Skischule Hochzillertal, Postfeldstraße 9, 6272 Kaltenbach, Austria Get directions

Cancellation policy

Cancellation 10 days or more prior to the agreed activity date
You will be automatically refunded for the full amount for the activity
10 days
Cancellation between 4 and 10 days prior to the agreed activity date
You are entitled to a 50% refund
4 days
Cancellation 4 days or later prior to the agreed activity date
No refund will be possible
Weather Guarantee
Regardless of the date, if the activity is cancelled due to bad weather conditions, you will be offered a refund or the chance to reschedule