Achensee Climbing Camp

From beginner to multi-pitch routes – the Achensee climbing camp from 30th May to 2nd June 2019 is the perfect opportunity for aspiring climbers to get tips from the professionals. The climbing routes in the Rofan mountains and in the valley are ideal for applying theoretic skills to climbing in rocky terrain. 

Achensee Klettercamp am Rofan beim Rotspitz

Lake Achensee is one of Tirol’s most popular climbing regions. Climbers can expect an alpine setting with spectacular views – sheer rock faces which can be quickly accessed by cable car, by foot or by mountain bike, even several mountain huts are within easy reach. Pure bliss for climbers!

The Achensee climbing camp will be held from 30th May to 2nd June 2019. Experienced mountain and ski guides will teach technique to beginners and advanced climbers, and give tips on how to tie ropes and knots, climbing technique, equipment and safety in the mountains. Advanced climbers will receive training how to climb multi-pitch routes and how to build mid-route belays.

IMPORTANT: Courses will be held in German, advanced language skills required.

Thursday, 30th May

  • Until 1.00 p.m. – Arrival and check in at the Moser‘s Hotel in Maurach
  • 1.30 p.m. – Round of introductions participants and division into groups in the Atoll Achensee
  • 2.00 p.m. – Departure to the crag Achenseehof
  • 6.30 p.m. – Group dinner at the Moser’s hotel
  • 8.30 p.m. – Lecture “proper equipment & planning” and distribution of test material

Friday & Saturday, 31st May and 1st June

  • At 8.30 a.m. start of climbing training: rock climbing, technique, rope handling, safety, tips and information about the proper conduct in the mountains, tour planning
  • Approx. 5.00 p.m. opportunity to use the swimming pool at the hotel
  • 6.30 p.m. – Group dinner at the Moser’s hotel

Sunday, 2nd June

  • From 8.30 a.m. putting theory into practice during multi-pitch routes or in the crag, depending on skill level
  • Approx. 2.00 p.m. return to the hotel and individual departure

Beginners and advanced climbers can register at the Achensee Tourist information. The programme is subject to change based on weather conditions.

Every participant must agree to the following conditions – Liability exclusion [download pdf] and the Austrian General Terms and Conditions for the Hotel Industry [download pdf] .

Participation fee is EUR 499 and includes accommodation with half board at the Moser’s Hotel in Maurach including

  • Test equipment (helmet, harness, carabiner, climbing shoes, safety equipment)
  • Two round trips with the Rofan cable car
  • Small groups with state-certified mountain and ski guides
  • Goodie bag
  • Photos of the participants
  • NOTICE: please bring your own provisions for the tours (beverages, snacks).
  • Limited number of participants per camp.