A via ferrata is a traversing route along rock or very steep terrain. Via ferrata courses have been around since the early 19th century and originated in Italy. The term “via ferrata” roughly translates to “Iron Way”. Today’s via ferrata… Read more »
Via Ferratas Around The World – Where Else Can You Try It?
With over 3,000 via ferratas globally, it is surprising that so many people have not even heard the term yet! For those that may not be familiar, via ferrata is Latin for “iron way”. The very first iron roads were… Read more »
Where you can do Via Ferrata in Colorado
Via Ferrata has been substantially gaining popularity throughout the last couple of years. With more and more people opting for outside adventure there is no surprise the number of Via Ferrata courses there are to choose from. No matter where… Read more »
What is the Difference Between Via Ferrata and Ziplining?
The “iron way”, aka via ferrata, has recently become extremely popular in the United States, and courses have begun popping up across the country. Still in its early stages of nationwide familiarity, many people have no idea what via ferrata… Read more »
Best Time of Year to Go on a Via Ferrata Adventure in Colorado
By: Lysianne Peacock If the idea of traversing a cliffside using ladders, rungs, cables, rails, and bridges excites you, then a via ferrata tour may be the adventure for you. Meaning “The Iron Way” in Italian, a via ferrata is… Read more »
What is Via Ferrata? Everything You Need to Know Before You Go
Chances are, you’ve heard the term “Via Ferrata” being thrown around a lot lately. That’s because via ferrata is quickly emerging as a favorite outdoor activity all over the world. While via ferratas have existed for a very long time… Read more »
Via Ferrata: Why everyone is grabbing a harness and trying this new adventure in Colorado
Via ferrata is quickly becoming one of the most popular adventure activities in the world. Lots of people are intrigued by rock climbing but are nervous to try it out but many are finding that via ferratas are a perfect… Read more »
Why Via Ferrata is the Safest Way to Push Yourself in Colorado
Written by Mairi McAtamney Colorado is known for it’s diverse and exciting environment where there are oh-so-many options for what you can do while you are exploring it’s landscapes. You could go hiking, rock climbing, ziplining, hot air ballooning, rafting,… Read more »