Ice climbing at the Tajukangas Ice Fall in Pyhätunturi.
Our guide will wait for the clients at the agreed time at the reception of Hotel Pyhätunturi. After meet & greet the guide will equip the clients with the relevant gear including climbing boots. Then the clients will get guided to the climbing venue, Tajukangas, a 10 minute walk from Hotel Pyhätunturi.
At Tajukangas there will a bonfire, hot berry juice and the necessary set up for climbing, for example fixed climbing ropes. The climbing instructor will tell clearly about the relevant safety factors, and then take one client at a time to climb safely on top rope, belaying the climber and advising her/him on climbing techniques.
While waiting for their respective turn, clients can cheer for and photograph the climber. After the climb it is time to relax together by the warmth of the fire, sipping hot drinks and listening to stories about ice climbing, arctic nature and such. The instructor may share some wild stories from climbing trips around the world.
This tour is also available starting from Luosto. Duration including transfers in approximately 4 hours. The clients will get collected from Luosto at the agreed time. Our guide will drive the clients to Pyhä (25 kilometers, 20 minutes).
Guests under 18 years of age are welcome accompanied by parents, or a guardian, or with a written approval of the parents or a guardian. Minimum age: 12 years.
Duration: 2.5 hours
Daily at 12.00 - 14.30 from 01.12.2016 - 31.03.2017
77 € per person
107 € per person (starting from Luosto)
Minimum 2 people
- Climbing instructor services
- Climbing gear: helmet, visor/goggles, harness, crampons, ice axes, footwear (climbing boots or ski boots).
- Hot drinks and storytelling.