When and how to practice ice climbing?
Practiced by mountaineers or glacier climbers, ice climbing consists of climbing glacial slopes or frozen waterfalls. Crampons, ice axes or ice screws allow you to evolve on these different terrains and to explore surprising formations : cigars, drapery of ice and stalactites.
When to practice ice climbing?
In the heart of winter, this activity is practicable when it is cold enough and the ice offers optimal conditions. Depending on the winter seasons and the weather situation, ice climbing is generally practiced from january to march.
For who ?
Ice climbing requires good physical conditions. Of climbing basics on rock and a autonomy in top-rope are also needed.
With who ?
Icefalls intrigue, make you dream or intimidate... mountain guides offer support for the first steps in ice climbing or for a more committed outing for the initiated. Thanks to a very varied climbing potential and several difficulty levels, the guides will take you to discover the line that best suits you.