If you can trek why not climb? Friendship World Trek is the pioneers of the first mountaineering school for westerners in Nepal. Nepal is the perfect classroom clear skies, warm days and consistent conditions. We do not want to just lead you to the top of a snow – capped mountain. We want to teach you the skills to make you a competent team member of any future mountaineering expedition. Our ratio of one instructor to three when learning skills or being guided, means you will get high level of attention we consider necessary.
Who can join the courses? This course is suitable for the complete novice or a good refresher course for those who want to climb again. You will have discussions on equipment, weather, avalanches and mountaineering in general. You will have instruction on crevasse rescue, glacier travel, ice climbing, and snow craft. So even if you have climbed before you will be having a full and comprehensive revision course on some of the most important skills in mountaineering.
What to carry while climbing? You will need a small day sack to put an extra fleece in, camera, water bottle, and potentially your water proofs. That’s all.
Friendship World Trek Team: Our instructors are picked for their knowledge and expertise in the mountaineering. If you feel safe, it means you relax, learn more, and enjoy yourself. Our teams are chosen for their personality and their professionalism. We want you to have one of the most memorable experiences of your life and you share it with has a large part to do with it. So, if you can trek why not climb?