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Skyhook Adventure (Rjukan)

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Knut Dahlesvei 31, Rjukan 3660, Norway
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What an adventure, but be prepared!

I spent the Easter weekend snow holing with Skyhook adventure. A pretty intense couple of days in... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Bourke_Street
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Dublin
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Beginners Ice Climbing

Just returned from the beginners ice climbing course having had the best time. Tim, Anja, Callum... read more

Reviewed 12 March 2018
sgbbaker
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Beginners ice climbing courses for those with no climbing experience so far, as well as Multipitch ice climbing courses for experienced rock climbers.
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Knut Dahlesvei 31, Rjukan 3660, Norway
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

I spent the Easter weekend snow holing with Skyhook adventure. A pretty intense couple of days in the Norwegian countryside hiking up a mountain and then learning how to build snow holes (igloos!), which you then overnight in! Fantastic experience, which I’d recommend for sure....More

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Alan C, Owner at Skyhook Adventure (Rjukan), responded to this reviewResponded 9 April 2018

Thanks for the feedback and glad you had a great time! We've taken your feedback on board regarding the welcome pack and have updated it to explain where and when to pickup food. Alan

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

Just returned from the beginners ice climbing course having had the best time. Tim, Anja, Callum and Magnus all make you feel very welcome and provide excellent guidance, instruction and patience (needed with someone as useless with ropes as me!). You get to meet some...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2018

My second visit to Rjukan with Skyhook. Another great experience and I'm sure I will be back. Managed two long multi pitch routes and plenty of class bottom roped routes practicing lead screw placement and steep ice technique. Our instructor Tom was great at striking...More

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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Having just come back from an ice climbing multi pitch course with Skyhook I would have no doubt in reccomending them to anyone!!!! Lars and Tim made the course safe, informative and very enjoyable and our own ice adventures with Alan and Ryan were just...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018

A fantastic week in a magical part of the world, with some amazing people. Excellent course, catering for a full range of abilities. Professional, engaging and inspiring instructors, clearly pursuing their passion in life - the outdoors! Ryan Simpson's & Tim Oates attitude towards personal...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Ryan and Pieter are the BEST instructors I have EVER met!!! They were patient, fun and excellent coaches. I loved my time with skyhook and will definitely be back! As Americans, we now see the benefits of travel!!! YEA!!

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Reviewed 24 February 2018

I had an absolutely brilliant experience with Skyhook on the beginners course. Tom and Callum were excellent instructors and were very encouraging. The course is suitable for all levels and I would certainly recommended it. Thank you Skyhook, Hopefully I will return for further courses.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Excellent course, caters for all abilities and I felt pushed to go further than I imagined I could by the instructors Callan and Tom. People who have rock climbing experience found it much easier but the course catered for all abilities. I would definitely return....More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Great experience, amaizing people - both instructors and people we met on the course. Beautiful place and the caravan park is brilliant. We are coming back for the multipitch course . The instructors cater for all abilities so if you want to take it easy...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

One of the most challenging experience ever. Thanks to our instructors Tom, Callan and Magnus, who provide us with the best equipment and safest instructions, we’ve managed to climb on ice without any hesitation. Thank you for “injection of this virus” into my vains! :)...More

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