Ski touring camp with avalanche awareness & tour planning
Topics: Winter | Ski touring | Adventure | Sportprogramm | Outdoor
Bad Gastein, Bad Gastein
Thu, 16.12.2021
19:00 o'clock

Additional event days

  • Fri, 17.12.2021 - 08:00 o'clock ICS-Download
  • Sat, 18.12.2021 - 08:00 o'clock ICS-Download
  • Sun, 19.12.2021 - 08:00 o'clock ICS-Download

Ski touring camp with avalanche awareness & tour planning

Topics: Winter | Ski touring | Adventure | Sportprogramm | Outdoor

Information about the Event:

At the the beginning of the ski season, participants receive in small groups an all-round training in order to be well prepared for the winter ski tours. Ascents in fantastic winter landscapes make the subsequent descents a special pleasure. 



Certified ski and mountain guides teach the following contents:


  • Correct interpretation of the avalanche situation report
  • Avalanche hazard assessment methods and decision-making strategies
  • Emergency equipment check, emergency management
  • Handling of avalance transceivers and and emergency equipment
  • Practical LVS training in the field
  • Snow- and avalanche knowledge with snowcover analysis
  • Danger patterns and danger sports on ski tours
  • Ski tour planning and mapping

  • parallel skiing on the slopes - the camp does not replace a ski course!
  • basic skiing techniques in the terrain
  • basic condition for two-to three hour ascents with up to 1000 m of altitude

  • Ski touring equipment, helmet, backpack, etc.
  • Safety equipment (avalance transceiver, shovel, sensor) available to rent for an additional charge


PLUS: Participants have the possibily to test clothing from Norrøna during the camp for free! 



Thursday, Dec 16th                         

Time: 7 pm - 9 pm 
Location: Waggerlsaal, Tourist Office Bad Gastein

  • Welcome & Get to konw each other
  • Presentation
  • Equipment check


Friday, Dec 17th
                                                                                                                                                                                       Time: all day
Location: in the terrain / Waggerlsaal, Tourist Office Bad Gastein

  • Theory & practice in the field
  • Afterwards: theoretical lecture in the Waggerlsaal


Saturday, Dec 18th
                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Time: all day
Location: in the terrain                                                                                                               

  • Theory & practice in the field


Sunday, Dec 19th
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Time: 8 am - 3 pm
Location: in the terrain

  • Morning: Final tour 
  • Common lunch
  • End: approx. 3 pm



€ 370,- per person
Incl. 3 hour admission to the Felsentherme Bad Gastein, welcome package
Exkl. ski tickets, bus / taxi expense, overnight stay, food



Alpine Guides:                                                                                                                                      [email protected] oder +43 650 500 7735


Tourist Office Bad Gastein:                                                                                                                       [email protected] oder +43 6432 3393 560


Kur- und Tourismusverband Bad Gastein
Kaiser-Franz-Josef-Straße 27
5640 Bad Gastein, AT