Ice Climbing – 1 day

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We run this seminar within El Chalten surroundings. We have different types of routes, sport and traditional and  a big range of grades.  We recommend visitors to check 2 days ice climbing. Concepts and techniques we cover today:

  • Safety procedures briefing
  • Warm up with some bouldering
  • Transferring body weight
  • Basic progression on rock
  • Feet and hands techniques
  • Rock characteristics
  • Getting to know  the rock climbing gear and its purpose (you will gain confidence on the gear)
  • How to put harness properly
  • Self belay and self arrest with the ice axe.
  • Basics nuts
  • Rope management
  • Top rope climbing
  • Belaying and communication
  • Basic rock anchors
  • Rapelling

We return to El Chaltén by 19:00 hs. Feedback and good-byes.