Introduction to Multi-Pitch Climbing

multi-pitch climbing

You’ve started climbing outdoors but still need to learn the techniques for multi-pitch climbing? Or maybe you’ve done some multi-pitch climbing but would love a refresher to gain confidence before going with your friends? Then this event is for you! Unlike lead climbing, which involves a single climber ascending one route, multi-pitch climbing involves several […]

Indoor Bouldering for all levels – Schlieren

indoor bouldering

Some outdoor activities can also be practiced indoors, and this is why we love to go indoor bouldering whenever we can! Indoor bouldering is a perfect place to start or improve your level safely and with almost no pre-requirements (except for the shoes and maybe some chalk). Whether it’s your first time or you are […]

Lead Climbing Refresher Course

lead climbing

You’ve led climbed before but would love a refresher course before the season kicks off? Maybe you’ve done lead climbing indoors and would love to apply your skills to the outdoors, maybe you need a reminder about how to set and clear your anchor, or maybe you just feel more comfortable going with a professional […]

Bouldering, Campfire & Beers Evening


Details Most climbing gyms are still closed (hopefully not for long anymore), but Zurich has some outdoor bouldering places which everyone is welcome to use! Let’s meet at ClimbAID Würfel for a nice evening bouldering, making fire, and having some beers and fun! Fingers crossed for the weather to be nice. Join by clicking on […]

Outdoor Climbing Training Day


Join us for a day of ‘Crag’ climbing and meet other climbers who are motivated and at a similar experience level. You will practice your belaying and climbing skills together on the various routes, supervised by Tim Dunham, certified climbing instructor. Join by clicking on the links below: 12 June 13 June 7 August 8 […]

Outdoor Climbing Weekend for Beginners in Ticino

sport climbing

Join us for a weekend in Ticino to learn the basics of outdoor rock climbing. We will stay at Villa Edera, a beautiful hostel in the middle of the stunning Valle Onsernone. This trip is led by one of our Touring Monkeys Climbing Instructors. Join by clicking on the below links: 25 – 27 June […]

Introduction to Ice Climbing in Kandersteg

ice climbing

Frozen waterfalls in the Kandertal offer some of the best ice climbing spots in Switzerland! Kandersteg has all grades of ice falls, in a stunning and wild environment! After long days out on the ice, you will be happy to go back to the nice and comfortable Victoria Hotel, where you can relax in the […]

2-day Multi-Pitch Climbing Course

multi pitch climbing

If you have some outdoor climbing experience and would love to start multi-pitch climbing, this introductory course is definitely for you! The trip is led by one of our Touring Monkeys International Mountain Guides, Jeremy Fino. Details – Multi-Pitch Climbing Course Day 1 We will meet either in Zurich (near Zurich HB) at 7am or […]

Deep Water Soloing / Climbing in Mallorca

Deep Water Soloing

Have you ever heard of Deep Water Soloing? Deep Water Soloing is the purest form of climbing: solo rock climbing above the sea, in other words, climbing up cliffs and falling straight into the water! DWS has been around since the ’70s and has major roots in Mallorca. October is the last summer month in […]