Eisklettern Schweiz

Ice climbing

Book your course in ice climbing and learn under the guidance of experienced mountain guides. Ice climbing is an extreme sport that you can practice in winter in Switzerland. Equipped with an ice axe and crampons, you climb up a frozen waterfall, ice walls or large icicles. Usually you will find ice walls on glaciated mountains with an inclination of 40° to 90°. Ice screws are used for belaying. Helmet and rope are also part of the safety equipment for ice climbing

Popular places in Switzerland for Ice climbing

Ice climbing Activities and tickets


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