Category: Trip reports

Climbing week 06.-13.08.2022 Matija has long wanted to bring club members to his home mountain range, the Julian Alps in Slovenia, enticing us with promises of huge walls, lonely valleys, adventurous…

In mid-July we met for the fourth stop of our skill-transfer workshops, a three-day introduction to trad climbing in the beautiful Göschenertal. While many people will place some cams and…

An “easy” climbing Sunday in Mettmen-Widerstein Since the 2021 family climbing day at Ibergeregg was a great success, we repeated the event on July 3rd 2022. The idea is simple:…

Following up on the first successful skill transfer workshop (Ice-climbing in Engadina), AACZ club members participated in a Piton Climbing Workshop organized by Matija Brumat. All of us clip existing…

It starts by chance: brainstorming ideas on Slack for a safe mid-May ski camping tour in the face of poor conditions, I suggest Tödi. Yoann shares that climbing Tödi from…

On the last two weekends of March, three AACZ parties attempted ski traverses of the Greina, one of the largest and wildest high plateaus of Switzerland, with climbs of several…

The AACZ has a long history of self-guided mountaineering and we pride ourselves in travelling safely through the mountains together without needing a trained professional to lead us. However, it is…