ClimbHow - Ferrata

Action Mountain Penken
Mayrhofner Bergbahnen
Ahornstraße 853
6290 Mayrhofen

Make the first attempts on the via ferratas at the Knorren climbing area and learn how to use the via ferrata set in the free via ferrata workshop in Mayrhofen. Discover the fun of Via Ferrata, which is covered in steel ropes and ice rinks. State-certified mountain guides will take you on this via ferrata course, to learn what matters and how the via ferrata becomes a relatively safe adventure and an exciting alternative to hiking.


  • Meeting point: 09:00 a.m., Penkenbahn valley station
  • Minimum age 14 years
  • Basic physical condition and motivation is a prerequisite
  • Additional costs such as ascent and descent with the Penkenbahn or overnight accommodation are to be borne by the participants themselves.
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  • Introduction to the correct use of via ferrata equipment
  • Planning a climbing day considering the factors relationships - terrain - man
  • Basic techniques for climbing



  • Own via ferrata set
  • Own harness and helmet
  • Firm and comfortable footwear
  • Backpack, food and rainwear
  • On request, we are happy to provide rental equipment.