Climbing and different types of climbing

Mountain climbing is generally outdoor activities such as walking, climbing or climbing to the top of a mountain.

In fact, this sport has the oldest origins, since the time when the ancestors of their ancestors ate holes in the hole, they had already climbed the mountain, and until the modern times this sport has been supported more and more safely and is the subject that has the most connection between humans and wild nature.

Climbing is divided into many different levels and genres. Sometimes based on terrain characteristics (soil, rock, sand or snow), sometimes based on altitude, technical requirements, equipment.


But mostly people value both the climbing time and the difficulty of the supply. In order to understand yourself in accordance with any type, it will help you to choose and plan properly and have the appropriate preparation of physical and mental conditions.


Hiking trails in the mountains, hills, deserts, steppe … with relatively flat terrain or slight slopes. This is the lightest level. Implementation time is usually short only encapsulated in 1, 2 days, so your luggage is often more compact, technical and equipment does not require too high, just need health from medium to pretty or more, you can go on the road, you have to travel.



Walking combines long-distance climb, more diverse terrain that can range from tropical jungle mountains to snow-capped mountains. Conventional equipment requires shoes with a stronger base, and good grip, a higher neck than the ankle…, most people will need to use trek sticks to load, balance in different types of terrain. There are no special technical requirements.

With trekking, moving takes more time, moving for many days continuously, for 2-3 days or more.


The most difficult and complex levels include walking, cliff climbing with snow axes.This activity requires good adverbs, more specialized equipment is needed, hiking and trekking, and training in physical, technical, and specialized climbing equipment is needed (nail shoes) , snow axes, ropes and anchors ..), knowledge of wilderness survival, first aid, first aid, knowledge of geology and weather is also an important factor.


Almost Mountaineering to just conquer the mountain peaks or passages with a height of over 5000m), with harsh climate, and snowy terrain. For some locations with complex terrain such as high mountains above 5000, you still have to train to endure hours of continuous climb in the condition of low oxygen levels in the air.

And of course those who are new to any sport must start from easy to difficult. Especially mountain climbing not only requires physical strength, steel spirit, but also a time-based experience from small mountains to larger, higher mountains. Only when you know yourself, understand the way you go will you be able to complete it in the most confident and safe way.