Canyoning and adventure sports in the Sierra de Guara and the Pyrenees.
MOUNTAINEERING - II
This course is aimed at climbers with some experience in winter ascents using climbing ropes and crampons, who wish to improve their technique in order to tackle difficult climbs or simply enhance their climbing skills.
Understanding the environment; objective and subjective dangers
Material and advanced equipment
Progression over varied terrain and ice
Anchors and joints
Progression using double rope
Introduction to glacial teamwork using ropes
Basic self-rescue manoeuvres
Location: Aspe, Taillón, Monte Perdido, Corredores en Telera, Vignemale, Gavarnie, Margalida...
Dates: December to April
Duration: 2 - 5 days
People: 3 días/4pax per teacher - 2 days / 2pax per teacher.
Crampons, two ice picks (at least one should be technical), winter boots, harness, helmet, safety carabiners, 1 rope 8.5mm or 9mm, 7mm lanyard and adequate equipment and clothing to provide protection against the cold.