Day 1: Ascent to the Kürsingerhütte
Meeting point at the Bergführer Büro Neukirchen, to meet your state-certified mountain guide, departure to the parking lot Hopffeldboden with your own car. You will be taking the taxi shuttle to Obersulzbachtal. We hike together to the Kürsinger Hütte and afterwards we have the first rope and knot tying lessons near the hut.
Day 2: Glacier training
First ice contact on the glacier. To start with, we will practice using of crampons and an ice pick, as well as walking on the ice in a rope team. After that, the focus on this day will be on crevasse rescue. Self and companion rescue from the crevasse will be practiced.
Day 3: Glacier training
Today the newly acquired knowledge will be deepened and thoroughly practiced. Our state-certified mountain guide dedicates a lot of time to you, so that you become even more confident in using the high alpine touring equipment.
Day 4: Tour to the Großvenediger 3,660 m
On this day we are going very high! The new knowledge about snow and ice will be put into practice on the way to the Großvenediger. After the summit ascend, the return descent to the Kürsinger Hütte takes place. After an relaxing rest, the descent from the hut follows, return transfer with the valley shuttle to the parking lot Hopffeldboden.