The Swiss Alps are famous for its mountaineering with amazing opportunities of glacier travel, snow ascents and ice climbing. On this course you will
learn fundamental mountaineering skills such as crevasse rescue techniques, avalanche training, back country skiing and peak ascents in challenging winter conditions. The training phase of the course will be in the mountains around the famous ski resort of Gstaad. Mastering essential snow and ice climbing techniques will allow you to look for personal challenges throughout the Swiss Alps. This will give you the amazing opportunity to tackle sustained and technical climbs on fascinating peaks including the opportunity of climbing one of the 4000m peaks of the Swiss Alps.