Ice climbing in South Tyrol-Italy is about fitness, skill, and strength. To ensure that your ice climbing adventures in South Tyrol are safe and risk-free, it is advisable to always engage in ice climbing activities accompanied by qualified guides who can provide all the necessary safety instructions and teach you the safest moves.
In Riva di Tures/Rein in Taufers there is a climbing area where all those wishing to have a try at ice climbing in South Tyrol can get introduced to this beautiful winter sport, thanks to the many courses on offer. The various waterfalls in Valle Aurina/Ahrntal offer over 30 different ice climbing routes of different levels of difficulty. December to March is the best period to enjoy ice climbing, when South Tyrol turns into a fairy-tale winter world embellished by ornate ice formations.