Winter Mountaineering Intermediate
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This course intends to transmit the necessary resources to those who want to go a little further in winter mountain terrain in more demanding routes.

Highlights - Participate in a course that will allow you to go further in the alpine world
- Learn advanced mountaineering techniques
- Discover the possibilities that the central massif of Iberian Peninsula provides

Pre-Requirements – To have experience in classic style alpinism or have attended the Introduction to Alpine Mountaineering Course or Intermediate Mountaineering Course

Duration 40h
- 8h of theory given in two after work classes
- 32h of practice given in one day of a weekend and three days of an extended weekend

Physical Difficulty

Technical Level


- Analyzing dangers in Alpine terrain - Personal and collective equipment - Progression techniques on inclined outstanding : ice ax traction; - Assembly meetings in mixed terrain and ice - Movable security placement points in mixed terrain and ice - Route Planning - Overnight and bivouac in mountain


– Minimum number of participants: 3 – Maximum number of participants: 6


– Support of 1 OUTSIDE instructor per 3 participants – Safety equipment – Training manual and maps – Activity insurance – Mountain hut accommodation (3 nights) – 3 breakfasts – 2 dinners

Not Included

– Transport to activity starting point – Unspecified meals – Specific footwear and clothing