INTENSIVE MOUNTAINEERING COURSE
8 Days / 7 Nights


OVERVIEW DETAILS


This is a very intense mountaineering course wihch provides complete instruction from basic topics to advance knowledge. This Course will help to improve and develop skills those necessary to climb independently  on complex alpine terrain. AETeam will provide you courses with professional training specialist instruction, personalized service and all the possible flexibility.

The CURRICULUM includes:

  • Planning and leadership management.
  • Performance and physiology at high altitude.
  • Glaciology & nivology.
  • Risk management in mountaineering.
  • Equipment care & proper management.
  • Basic mountaineering knots.
  • Cramponing & Ice Axe techniques.
  • Roped glacier travel & route finding.
  • Self & team arrest techniques.
  • Anchors placement in Snow & Ice.
  • Belay station management. 
  • Lead climbing techniques and multi-pitch snow and ice climbing.
  • Crevasse self-rescue system
  • Crevasse rescue system (simple 3:1 / doublé 5:1).

Mt. Yanapaccha – Cordillera Blanca (8 Days / 7 Nights).


Day 1:
Approximation walk to moraine camp (3h/4,700m – 4,880m).
Instruction includes:
  • Equipment care & proper management.
Day 2:
Ascent to the glacier of Mt. Yanapaccha (8h/4,970m).
Instruction includes:
  • Basic mountaineering knots.
  • Cramponing & Ice Axe techniques.
  • Planning and leadership management.
Day 3:
Ascent to the glacier of Mt. Yanapaccha (8h/5,150m).
Instruction includes:
  • Glacier travel & route finding.
  • Self & team arrest techniques.
  • Performance and physiology at high altitude.
Day 4:
Ascent to the glacier of Mt. Yanapaccha (8h/5,200m).
Instruction includes:
  • Anchors placement in Snow & Ice.
  • Top rope & belaying management.
  • Ice climbing techniques.
  • Glaciology & nivology.
Day 5:
Ascent to the glacier of Mt. Yanapaccha (8h/5,200m).
Instruction includes:
  • Belay station management. 
  • Lead climbing techniques.
  • Anchors placement in Snow & Ice.
  • Risk management in mountaineering.
Day 6:
Ascent to the glacier of Mt. Yanapaccha (8h/5,150m).
Instruction includes:
  • Belay station management. 
  • Lead climbing techniques and multi-pitch snow and ice climbing.
  • Crevasse self-rescue system.
Day 7:
Ascent to the glacier of Mt. Yanapaccha (8h/5,250m).
Instruction includes:
  • Crevasse self-rescue system
  • Crevasse rescue system (simple 3:1 / doublé 5:1).
Day 8:
Climbing to Yanapaccha summit practicing everything learned in the Course (10h/5,686m). Last day of program and return to Huaraz.
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