How to practice the Via Ferrata?
- It is recommended to take a guide or an instructor, either for a first-time experience or also to discover the best sites.
Via Ferrata Specialists, Providers and Guides
- There are also Via Ferrata and Rock Climbing Instructors which specialize in Via Ferrata
- Mountain Guides are qualified to take you on Via Ferrata
- a via Ferrata sling equipped with a braking system and 2 carabiners - designed to prevent a fall.
- a helmet
Also, as in any climbing activity, you should bring a climbing rope, carabiners, appropriate footwear, gloves, and a backpack with supplies and a water bottle.
When you hire a guide, normally this specialized equipment will be provided for you.
For more information visit www.viaferrata.org.