Alpine Club Vienna: Hiking in Austria

Advanced ferrata practice on 11 August 2019

organized by Mateusz Żółtak  contact organizer

Title :
Advanced ferrata practice
Date :
Sun 11.08.2019
Type of event :
Klettersteig (Via Ferrata)
Organized by :
Mateusz Żółtak
Description :

This hike's aim is to practice your ferrata climbing skills. Firstly to practice the layback technique (aka friction step). Secondly to know your gear better so it helps you instead of bothering you.

As all practicing should be done in a safe environment we will go on an easy to approach and rather short C or C/D ferrata around Vienna (my first guess is the Währingersteig).

Technical requirements :
T3, I feel fine in difficult technical conditions and have mountain experience. I can manage to climb up and down without a rope on routes of climbing difficulty UIAA grade 1+
Physical requirements :
K1, 2-4 hours / day; up and down
Duration in hours and
elevation gain :
around 4 hours but it can be easily make sorter or longer according to our needs
Max. altitude in metres :
Equipment :
required: ferrata set, harnes, helmet; optionally: sling, up to 3 locked carabiners, prusik loop
Transport Details :

With my car.

Max participants :
Registration until :
Map :
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