Likelihood of triggering
Triggering is likely, even from low additional loads, on many steep slopes (steeper than 30 degrees). In some cases, numerous large and often very large natural avalanches can be expected.
Ice climbing in Warth-Schröcken.
The ultimate full body work-out.
Ice climbing works your whole body. For the most part this is felt the next day, when every single muscle lets you know about it! In spite of that, it is an inspiring sport, since it does provide unique insights into the world of ice.
Warth-Schröcken is an ideal starting point for numerous feature points for attractive ice falls, and there are plenty of spots, not just in the towns themselves, but in neighbouring regions too. The ice falls are turquoise blue, glistening and wonderful, rising up to 300 metres in the gorges!
Taster tour ice climbing.
In Widderstein Alpine School you have a competent and experienced partner by your side when it comes to gathering your first experience on the ice.
During the taster tour you learn how to us the ice equipment properly (pick, ice screw, crampons) and enjoy making your first moves in the icefall.
Generally speaking, bespoke offers are available for all ice-climbing fans - whether beginner or pro.