New Colorado Attraction Opens Today At Cave of the Winds Mountain Park in Manitou Springs

Via Ferrata Canyon Tours at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park

You won’t need nerves of steel for the Via Ferrata at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. What you will need is an adventurous spirit for outdoor climbing fun! Created in the mountains of Europe, the Via Ferrata is a system of cables and ladders that helped World War 1 soldiers navigate the front line between Austria, Hungary and Italy! You will be connected to our Via Ferrata track cable for an exhilarating climbing activity through spectacular mountain terrain on a 2 hour guided tour under the close supervision of our experienced guides. Our knowledgeable guides will lead you around limestone cliffs and mountain paths high above the canyon floor. The excitement of vertical canyon walls and amazing views will make for a perfect Colorado Adventure!

Our course is geared toward the inexperienced climber. Our safety equipment is designed to keep you on course. Each climber will be provided with a specially designed Via Ferrata harness system, helmet and gloves. You must wear sturdy hiking /climbing footwear. 

How much does it cost to take the tour? $45 per person, per tour. Can be purchased separately or as a part of the Mountain Man Package.

Requirements: Participants must be 48″ tall and weigh between 90 & 260 pounds and must be ages 12 and up. Guests 12-17 must be accompanied by an adult.

How long is this tour? Our Via Ferrata, an adventure that is part hiking and part climbing, takes about 2 hours.

What should I bring for a Canyon Tour? You must wear sturdy hiking/climbing footwear.

Tickets available at Caveofthewinds.com

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