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Ski touring weekend Weidener hut

Rustic comfort & fantastic ski touring terrain

The area around the Weidener hut has a special atmosphere and is perfectly suited for an intensive course weekend. Ideal for anyone who is looking for a large selection of tours in a winter wonderland. Easy or hard all different levels of ski tours are available. Our mountain guide will expertly help you to improve your technique. Together you will by studying the weather and avalanche forecast learn how to plan a perfect ski tour in order to enjoy the best ascent and descents. You will also gain more knowledge about snow and avalanche awareness and in the use of the avalanche transceiver, shovel and probe.

Program 4 days

Day 1: At 09:00 am you meet your mountain guide at the parking lot Innerst. After a short material check, we ascend to the Weidener hut which takes approx. 2 hours on the winter route. Once we have arrived, we will talk about the course procedure and begin the course with the basic avalanche victim search knowledge. Ascent 600 meters.

Day 2 – 4:
The following days include a lot of training: finding the best track, the perfect powder technique in untracked terrain, avalanche victim search basic knowledge & training, snow and avalanche knowledge, interpretation of the avalanche & weather prognosis, tour planning with the implication of alpine dangers, orientation with maps and modern apps, the optimal equipment for ski touring and how to find the best snow quality for the descent.

Touring options: Halslspitze 2574m, Hoaberjoch 2512m, Nafigköpfl 2454m, Hippoldspitze 2642m, Rastkogel 2762m, Rosslaufspitze 2248m,

Included

  • 4 days of organization and guiding by a state certified mountain guide
  • 3 nights with half board at the Weidener hut
  • Rental of avalanche transceiver, probe & shovel
  • Education document Safety Academy
  • Lecture about weather & avalanches

Not included

  • European travel insurance – on request we can send you an offer
  • Optional: 4 days ski touring equipment, boots, skis, climbing skins and poles. On request we can send you the price list.

All important information

Requirement:
Fitness for ascents up till 800 m. You should be able to do secure and confident parallel turns. You have already made your first deep snow experiences, ski touring experience is not necessary

Dates:
30.01. - 02.02.2020
13.02. - 16.02.2020
05.03. - 08.03.2020
further dates on request

Meeting point:
09:00 am at the parking lot Innerst

Minimum:
4 - 8 people per guide

Price:
€ 573, - per person

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Booking information

You should register as early as possible to reserve your desired date. After we have received your registration, you will get a written confirmation. We then ask you to make a deposit. The remaining balance will be due on-site at the beginning of the tour.

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