Passo Giau: short ski mountaineering course

Valid for: 4 people
Difficulty: Red = medium difficulty slope
Duration: 2 days
Location: Passo Giau
Minimum age: 18

From the materials to their use, the ascent route, the descent technique and self-rescue, this is a fantastic opportunity to get to grips with this wonderful activity.

General programme

First day:
Materials and their use, hints on self-rescue with short tests of simulation of search buried by avalanche, short climb (max 500 meters of altitude difference) with hints on climbing techniques and subsequent descent.

Second day:
Technique of ascent and subsequent descent to a peak or pass in the Dolomites (max. 750 metres altitude difference), snow conditions, choice of ascent route, rules of conduct.

What it includes
  • Well-developed programme
  • Mountain guide available for 6 hours of training over 2 days
  • Technical equipment included: shovel, arva and probe
  • Medical/Luggage Insurance
Things to know

Not included in the price: all material necessary for the course (possible to rent on site), meals, drinks, accommodation

Days: Monday and Tuesday or Tuesday and Wednesday
Every day from 09.00 a.m. to 03.00 p.m. approx.
Ability to ski on a red slope is required

The following equipment is required for the course:

  • poles, skis, bindings and ski touring boots with sealskins (to be hired locally)
  • down jacket or similar
  • wind/rain jacket or similar
  • technical trousers
  • wool cap or headband
  • gloves and/or mittens (possibly 2 pairs)
  • high protection glasses (at least protection 3, preferably 4)
  • sun cream
  • food and drink (thermos recommended)
The voucher can be used until 11-03-2023

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