What is it?
Via Ferrata /ˌviːə fəˈrɑːtə/
Italian for "Iron Path". Climbers ascend a route of steel rungs permanently affixed to the mountain. A shock absorbing lanyard is attached by the climber to a steel cable running parallel to the rungs to protect from a catastrophic fall.
I want to Climb!
I've Climbed One!
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