Advanced West Wall Guided Via Ferrata Course in Åndalsnes

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6 hrs
Very sporty
From 16 years-old and up

Attention adrenaline enthusiasts - you won't want to miss this advanced-level via Ferrata course in Andalsnes, Norway!

Attention adrenaline enthusiasts - you won't want to miss this advanced-level via Ferrata course in Andalsnes, Norway! This thrilling climb takes place at 650 metres (2,132 feet) above sea level, offering amazing panoramic views. Perfect for those with previous climbing experience that are seeking a physical challenge.

After you've met your guide at the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre, you'll be given your equipment, which includes a harness, a via Ferrata sling, and helmet. In addition, participants can choose between bringing their own rubber/ garden gloves or purchasing them for 55 NOK at the centre. Shoes are also available to rent at a fee of 190NOK.

Once you and your group have been given a safety and equipment briefing, you'll head off on a short walk (30 minutes) uphill and through the woods towards the via Ferrata course. Upon arrival, your instructor will check the equipment and give another briefing. Then, the real adventure begins! The climb will take approximately 3-4.5 hours and is labelled as a Grade D: very difficult. Throughout the excursion, the breaks will be adjusted to participants' needs and there are several viewpoints that are ideal for a rest and a snack while taking in the incredible mountainous panorama. At the end of the climb, you can choose between walking back to the city or taking the cable car (at an additional fee of 360 NOK per person).

If you're searching for a challenge, look no further! This advanced level via Ferrata course in Andalsnes will test your endurance while providing breathtaking views! Book your next adventure today!

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Practical information

Course of events

- Arrival at the meeting point

- Meet your experienced instructor

- Receive your equipment (harness, via Ferrata sling, and helmet)

- Safety briefing

- Walk to the site (30 minutes)

- Equipment review and check

- The adventure begins!

- Climbing for 3-4.5 hours

- Lunch break

- Walk back to the original meeting point or take the cable car down to the base at an additional fee of 360 NOK per person.

Activity requirements

This activity requires strength and stamina and is recommended only for those in good physical condition with previous climbing experience.

Please be advised that all participants must weigh a minimum of 40 kg (88 lbs) and a maximum of 120 kg (265 lbs).

All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

Special terms

Please note that shoes are available to rent on-site for an additional fee of 190 NOK per person. Also, participants can buy gloves at the Norwegian Mountaineering Centre for 55 NOK.

Meeting point:
The Norwegian Mountaineering Centre (Norsk Tindesenter) Havnegata 2, 6300 Åndalsnes, Norway
Spoken languages:Norwegian, English
  • Instructor
  • Harness
  • Via Ferrata sling
  • Helmet
  • Shoe rental
  • Gloves
Do not forget to bring
  • Light wind jacket
  • Sturdy shoes
  • Comfortable clothing
  • Small water bottle
  • Snacks
  • Rubber/garden gloves
  • Lunch

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