Nothing beats being in the mountains in winter time. Clear crisp air, sparkling snow and the sound of your boots crunching their way to the summit. In winter time the mountains offer a “magically beautiful, yet harsh and challenging environment. The conditions require knowledge and skill beyond that required for summer hikes.
During our winter hiking course you will learn all the essential skills needed for you to plan your own fantastic winter adventures in the mountains. During the course you will gain knowledge and skills for winter mountaineering including:
- clothing and equipment
- moving on snow and ice with crampons
- use of ice axes
- snow evaluation
- route planning
- use of avalanche equipment
If you're completely new to the winter hiking world, don't worry - this course is useful for both beginners as well as those of you who wish to upgrade your knowledge and be safer on your mountain adventures.
The full day course will take place on December 19th.
We will be accompanied by mountain guides the entire time, so no need to worry!
During the course, you will also have a chance to meet new hiking buddies and ask our mountain guide any questions you may have. You will also be able to purchase Alpine Princess products at a special discount and try them on.
Each participant will also get a cool goodie bag with a few surprises from us and a few of our favorite brands.
Price: 70 €/person
Date: December 19th 2020 (depends on snow and COVID conditions).
Sign up using the form below. We look forward to seeing you there!