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Ice Climbing Essentials

Ice Climbing Guides in Hyalite Canyon

The magical Hyalite Canyon – “an internationally recognized ice climbing venue” – is the perfect environment to get into this sport.

This one day program focuses on developing a strong foundation. It begins with learning the basics: ice axe and crampon technique; and progresses from low angle terrain to steep ice climbing. Belaying methods, protective systems, and gear are also covered.

Participant to instructor ratio: 1: 1; 1: 2 ; 1: 3
Cost per person: (1: 1) $275; (1: 2) $190; (1: 3) $150


  • Upon request December through April

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