Ice Climbing

Upcoming Courses:



Dates:   12 to 14 December, 2014

Blue ice and the thunk of modern tools: who said winter isn’t fun? Climbing frozen waterfalls is a high adrenaline and very Canadian sport. Learn it here! 


Frozen Waterfalls & Cold Thrills. That's Climbing in Winter.

Winters can be exciting before the snow is deep enough to ski. Frozen, blue waterfalls adorn the steep faces and gullies of our mountains in the cold seasons. Learn the high-adrenaline sport of ice climbing in a weekend. Ice climbing gear is supplied.

  • use of crampons and ice axe
  • rope handling and protection
  • gracier travel
  • crevasse rescue
  • orienteering
  • trip planning

Learn the use of tools and crampons, protection, and top roping. Good fitness level required.



blockquote The terrain is unreal, the hut is top-notch, the guiding was fantastic!blockquote-end
BrettF, Golden Co