Adult climbing course (from 18 years old)

Adult climbing course (from 18 years old)

Do you want to progress in climbing and learn the techniques to become autonomous? Come and climb with us on the beautiful limestone of the massifs surrounding Lake Annecy and its region. The Aravis, Bauges and Bornes mountains are the ideal terrain for climbing on limestone that is as sticky as you like. This 5 day course will allow you to discover the big easy routes but also the school sites to perfect your climbing technique. Abseiling, belaying a second or a leader, retreating, lead climbing, building belays and other techniques will allow you to gain confidence and become more and more autonomous to evolve on the big cliffs. This course is open to all levels from 4+, it focuses on perfecting your climbing skills to reach level 5, but also on climbing on crags, school sites and modern equipped routes
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Day 1: Meeting at 8.30am at the Petit Port car park in Annecy-Le Vieux, return around 5pm at the Petit Port car park.
Climbing school in the Annecy area (Grande Jeanne, Puisots, Semnoz). An evaluation of the level and a refresher course on safety and belaying techniques are on the programme.

Day 2: Meeting at 8.30am at the Petit Port car park in Annecy-Le Vieux, return around 5pm to the Petit Port car park.
Introduction to the small "Grande Voie", use of abseiling techniques, tyrolean traverse, lead and second belay, progression in roped parties of 2 or 3. 

Day 3: Meeting at 8.30am at the Petit Port car park in Annecy-Le Vieux, return around 5pm to the Petit Port car park.
We'll do an easy route in the Aravis Massif to refine our rope handling skills, a route that everyone can do as a lead climber.

Day 4: Meeting at 8.30am at the Petit Port car park in Annecy-Le Vieux, return around 5pm to the Petit Port car park.
Climbing session in school to improve in difficulty, option via ferrata or via cordata possible according to conditions.

Day 5 : Meeting at 8.30am at the Petit Port car park in Annecy-Le Vieux, Return around 5pm to the Petit Port car park.
Big alpine route in the Aravis or Bornes Massif to finish the week.


Good to know about the training
Adult climbing course (from 18 years old)

The price includes
Supervision by 1 U.I.A.G.M. mountain guide or climbing instructor.
Loan of harness, helmet, climbing shoes, and safety equipment if necessary.
Collective equipment for the practice of climbing.
The price doesn't include
Return transport from the meeting point specified in the programme to the sites
Lunch and snacks.
Bottled mineral water.
Personal equipment (see list below).
Walking shoes or good trainers.
Required level
Be physically fit and able to climb a level 4+.
Contact us for a level assessment.
This course is not suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Morning 8.30am, Petit-Port car park in Annecy-Le-Vieux.(
Late afternoon, return around 5pm depending on weather conditions and participants' fatigue.
Maximum 5 participants / 1 guide.
List of equipment for the course (personal equipment required):

Sportswear for climbing: pants in the backpack, and shorts for warm days, t-shirt, fleece, windproof parka or rain jacket.
Sun cream.
Water bottle of at least 1l, 2l recommended.
Cap or protection against the sun.
Good shoes for walking on a mountain path, soles with crampons, no smooth soles.
Possibly crocs for the foot of the routes.
Lunchtime snacks, cereal bars or fruit pasta.
Nous pouvons prêter du matériel d'escalade, mais si vous avez le vôtre, apportez-le :
Climbing shoes
Descenders or belay devices
Chalk bag
At any time, the guide reserves the right to modify or interrupt the programme due to weather conditions, insufficient technical or physical level of the participants, or for safety reasons. In this case, no refund will be made.

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