Mountain Experience Course (MEC)

Mountain Experience Course (MEC)
From NZD $2,350.00
  • Duration: 6 Days
  • Product code: MEC
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The MEC is Alpine Guides' beginner-level mountaineering course; an introduction to mountain climbing - based in Mt Cook National Park, New Zealand. You will learn the basics of mountain and snow craft, and how to camp/bivouac in an alpine environment.

No prior knowledge of rope systems is required. You need a good level of fitness, and a background in hiking/tramping. If your imagination has been captured by high mountain places, the MEC is the perfect starting point.