05/09 - 06/09/2020

SAAC climbing camp

Safety on the Climb with SAAC

SAAC (snow & alpine awareness camps) takes the initiative in climbing safety, taking fans of vertical climbs step by step up from Halle to the rock-face by hand. Beginners and advanced climbers can join one of four different skill groups and gain tips and assistance regarding accident avoidance, learning how equipment and preparation contribute to risk minimizing and how accidents can be avoided with the proper technique.

Camp schedule: 1.5 days:

1st day: Theory
2nd day: Practice a climbing ascent

Content:
Theory:

  • Safety aspects of the climb
  • Climber’s equipment
  • Alpine hazards

Practice:

  • Climber’s equipment
  • Partner’s check and safety aspects in the climb
  • Alpine hazards such as: Weather ...

Requirements for Participation:

  • Sufficient physical condition
  • Surefootedness and no fear of heights

max. Number of participants:

6 persons per mountain guide
24 persons per camping trip