Ice Climbing

Novice to advanced classes taught in New York.

Introduction to Ice Climbing

For those wishing to explore this exhilarating and fast-growing sport, this introductory course features a great environment and furnishes all the necessary technical equipment. Our expert guides provide instruction in a top rope environment on many topics, including ice axe and crampon use, ice movement, understanding ice protection, selecting clothing, and food considerations. Over the three-day seminar, we will climb ice in multiple locations and we will gather in the evenings for dinner and some group free time! Ice climbing is a blast, and the Intro to Ice Climbing Seminar is a great way to get in on the fun.

Dates: February 2-4 & February 23-25
Price:
$450
Member Price: $425
Ages: 18+
Equipment: Included
Location: Adirondacks, NY
Prerequisites: Belaying skills

Information & Booking

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Advanced Ice Climbing

Earth Treks' Advanced Ice Climbing Seminar is designed for intermediate to advanced ice climbers looking to explore multi-pitch ice climbing. The course covers ice anchors and ice protection, rappelling and other descents options, navigating difficult terrain and achieving longer climbing goals.

Dates: February 9-11
Price: $595
Member Price: $570
Ages: 18+
Location: Adirondacks, NY
Equipment: Included
Prerequisites: Ice climbing experience

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Ice and Peaks

This seminar is perfect for climbers of all levels. Our expert guides provide instruction in a top rope environment on many topics, including ice axe and crampon use, ice movement, understanding ice protection, selecting clothing and food considerations. Over the four-day seminar, we will climb ice in multiple locations and attempt to summit Mt. Marcy, the high point of New York!

Dates: February 16-19
Price: $595
Member Price: $570
Ages: 18+
Equipment: Included
Prerequisites: Belaying skills

Information & Booking

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Questions? 800-CLIMB-UP