We proudly invite you to the 2018 Oppdal Ice Climbing Festival.


18:00 - 22:00 Meet and Greet at Dovrehallen
Ice Movies & Casual Drinks

09:00 - 15:00 Ice Climbing Course
09:00 - 12:00 TTF Alpine Climbing Course
09:00 - 13:00 Dry Tooling Course
09:00 - 14:00 Avalanche Safety for Ice Climbers
10:00 - 15:00 Top Roping for Beginners
12:00 - 15:00 Coffee and Waffles
12:30 - 15:30 TTF Alpine Climbing Course

18:00 - 20:00 Talk: A Brief History of Ice Climbing in Oppdal
Festival Dinner: Local Lamb Stew
Talk: Life on Ice
20:00 - Competitions
Ice Fest & Live Music!

09:00 - 15:00 Ice Climbing Course
10:00 - 15:00 Top Roping for Beginners
12:00 - 15:00 Coffee and Waffles

Ice Climbing Course 300 NOK
TTF Alpine Climbing Course 300 NOK*
Dry Tooling Course 300 NOK
Avalanche Safety for Ice Climbers 300 NOK
Top Roping for Beginners Free
Saturday Evening Talks and Dinner 300 NOK (200 NOK student price)

Course sign up and tickets for Saturday Evening will be open from 24.01.2018 kl. 12:00! Link will be posted here on the Facebook Event page.
*Will give priority to members of TTF

Venue: Dovrehallen Grendalag

Accommodation: Huts can be booked at Magalaupe camping site at a discounted price. (http://magalaupe.no/forside/kontakt.html). Make sure you get one before they're fully booked! Other possibilities are Granmo Camping and Driva Hytter.

About the courses

Ice Climbing Course

This course is for the rock and sport climber who is curious about climbing ice and for those who want to improve their skills on ice. You will learn how to place screws, how to read the ice in finding the best route as well as techniques on steep ice and rope team routines.

4 places Saturday and Sunday. 300 NOK.

Sturla Sandvei is an NF- approved ice climbing instructor as well as an alpine climbing and glacier instructor.

TTF Alpine Climbing Course

Are you curious about alpine climbing and how to travel in the mountains in winter with ice axes and crampons? TTF will hold two courses, one for the very beginners and one for the more experienced.

6 places at each course, Saturday. 300 NOK.

More information on TTFs web page:

*Members of TTF will have priority on this course.

Dry Tooling Course

Are you interested in a different type of climbing? Try Dry Tooling! You will learn about techniques and equipment, how to read a route, correct use of axes and moves like figure 4 and figure 9.

6 places Saturday. 300 NOK

Ian Hanson is currently on his fourth world cup tour in mixed climbing and will make time to come to Oppdal to teach you some of his skills.

Avalanche Safety for Ice Climbers

Many amazing ice climbs involve moving through avalanche terrain. This course provides theoretical and practical knowledge in avalanche safety for ice climbers.

10 places Saturday. 300 NOK.

We hope to see you there!

Kilde: Facebook