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Mount Ogden Via Ferrata

29th Street and Buchanan Avenue, Ogden, UT
+1 801-550-1761
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Via Ferrata Climb

This is an amazing climb and the views are beautiful. We did this climb as a family and enjoyed... read more

Reviewed 24 August 2017
San Diego, California
Great Climbing Experience, They go Above and Beyond!

My daughter, husband and I had signed up for a climb on Tuesday July 11 but our flight into Salt... read more

Reviewed 1 August 2017
Richard C
Coventry, Connecticut
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If you can climb a ladder, you can climb the Mount Ogden Via Ferrata! You're always attached to the safety cable. No ropes or knots required. Via Ferrata (Italian for "iron road") is a mountain-climbing method that lets less experienced climbers enjoy views and adrenaline rush usually reserved for elite climbers. Conceived during World War I, via ferrata allowed Italian soldiers from the flatlands to move quickly through the mountains as they fought the Austrians for higher ground. Today there are over 500 via ferrata climbing routes in Europe, enjoyed by locals and tourists alike, ages 8 to 80. The "iron road" is now available in Utah with the Mount Ogden Via Ferrata.
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29th Street and Buchanan Avenue, Ogden, UT
+1 801-550-1761
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

This is an amazing climb and the views are beautiful. We did this climb as a family and enjoyed ever minute of it. Chris gave us a brief history lesson of the area on our way to and from the training wall. Thank You Chris....More

Thank ageway
Reviewed 1 August 2017

My daughter, husband and I had signed up for a climb on Tuesday July 11 but our flight into Salt Lake was severely delayed the night before and when we arrived early in the morning we found our car rental company had given our car...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Visiting in Utah from California, I took my 16 and 19 year old grandsons with me the last weekend in June 2017 to go on the Waterfall Ziplines and the Via Ferrata with the Utah Adventure Center. We arrived at 8:00 am to beat the...More

Thank jgreen911
cpsoc, General Manager at Mount Ogden Via Ferrata, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

It was great climbing and waterfall ziplining with you Joe; we hope to see you again the next time you are in Utah!

Reviewed 27 April 2017

Amazing Experience. I took my 23 year old there for a birthday present. He wanted an adventure instead of a gift. He did belong to a climbing gym was able to climb without using any rungs. Myself had never been. 1/2 mile hike up to...More

Thank smokey824
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

The owner Chris, was so accommodating to fit me into his busy schedule. A fantastic experience from the beginning to the end. Jared, our guide was a pro; helping, instructing, giving history, geology, and environmental lessons. The intermediate route was so fun! I want to...More

Thank Marilyn P
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Chris was my guide the history was almost as much fun as the actual hike. If you are looking for a major family bonding experience or just an adrenaline rush this is it!

Thank Britain S
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We were looking for something adventurous to do for our 19th wedding anniversary. We found Utah Adventure Center and did both the zip line and Via Ferrata. Such a great, different than anything we've ever done, experience. We enjoyed the hike, the beautiful views of...More

1  Thank AlanD0123
Reviewed 26 June 2016

I've never been rock climbing before and I'm not very strong, so I was tickled to be able to do this. Getting to the top of the route felt like a great accomplishment. It wasn't that hard while I was doing it, but my muscles...More

Thank flex_nc
Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

Breathtaking views. Lots of variety for climbers, kids and all in between. The waterfall was cool and overhangs challenging. You can use the rungs or free climb. Very cool day.

Thank Bjd134
Reviewed 19 October 2015

I have a few decades of rock climbing experience, so I wasn't sure if this would be worth the money. However, my 11-year old son and I were in Ogden, and it seemed like a fun and unique activity. My son, who has been top...More

Thank patnjayne
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