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THE ESSENTIAL SKILLS TO START EXPLORING

The basic mountaineering course, will build you a solid foundation of rock and ice climbing skills, rope work, glacier crossing and use of technical equipment, as well as, the safety and rescue practices required for successful mountain expeditions.

In addition, you will have ample opportunity to improve your leadership skills, and learn how to manage trekking trips, incl. high altitude considerations and acclimatisation.

After 6 weeks of trekking and training in the best possible classroom, it's time for your final challenge - to summit a 5 500 m Himalayan peak!

THE HIMALAYAS IS CALLING

A dream destination of climbers and explorers worldwide, Nepal rich in culture and history with breathtaking vistas, the "Roof of the World", is the ultimate place to start mountaineering. 

 

Learn from and climb beside some of the best instructors and guides, with years of experiences leading expeditions and climbing some of the world's highest peaks.

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Learn the fundamentals of mountaineering & grow your leadership skills - while challenging yourself to summit a 5 500 m Himalayan peak!

> LEARN THE ESSENTIAL
   MOUNTAINEERING SKILLS

> GROW YOUR LEADERSHIP
   SKILLS


> HIGH ALTITUDE EXPERIENCE
   

> CAREER DEVELOPMENT

> CHALLENGE FOCUSED  
    PEDAGOGY

BASIC Mountaineering

HIGHLIGHTS

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Gain new skills
become a better 
LEADER

3 mountains of the mountaineering course.

Summit a
5500m
Himalayan peak.

Expedition camping on the mountaineering course.

6 WEEKS
expedition based training.

PRACTICAL INFORMATION
 

STARTING DATES:

15th February or 1st September.

 

2023 - Limited places left

2024 - Places available

2025 - Open for applications

LOCATIONS:

Langtang Mountain Range & SUMMIT's Training Base: The Royal Beach Camp.

DURATION:      

6 weeks in Nepal.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Passion for the outdoors & exploration.

  • Good physical health; Capacity to walk for 8 hours in varied terrain.

  • Willingness to learn from & share with others.

  • Minimum age 18 years.

COURSE FEE:

The fee covers permits and national park fees, technical - and group equipment, instructors, support team, as well as, transportation, accommodation and food in Nepal. 

Please contact us for more information.

Find answers to the most commonly asked questions under FAQ

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WANT TO KNOW MORE?

Send us a message to learn more about the course and we will be in touch!

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