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Ready to try a new extreme sport at Camp. Our Ice wall is up and ready for climbers. We have all the gear including, Ice Axe's, Crampons, Harnesses, Climbing rope.

Ice Climbing Planning

Planning ahead will create a great stress free experience and so here are a few points to be prepared for.

Ice Climbing Session:  

Session 1 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM  

Session 2 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM  

Session 3 (Night Climb) 5:30 PM- 7:00 PM

Event Details

Youth 13+ and Adults

The focus is on learning the fundamental concepts and techniques of ice climbing and building a solid foundation for further development. Basic climbing skills will be introduced and general climbing etiquette. Specific ice climbing techniques will be taught and explored while using a top rope set up. The climbs can be used for the requirements for the Climbing Merit Badge.

Arrive at the ice wall near the staff bunkhouses 15 minutes before the start of your session.

Personal Gear List (BRING THESE ITEMS)

Waterproof pants and jacket for winter conditions. Please be aware the crampons are sharp and may cut your pants if your not careful.

Gloves. Tight fitting so that you can grip the Technical Ice Axe as you climb. Waterproof gloves work the best and you may need to bring two sets.

Sunglasses or ski goggles. Depending on weather conditions goggles may be necessary to stay warm and continue climbing.

Wool or Fleece hat. To wear under the helmet to stay warm as you climb. Along with any other winter clothing to stay warm.



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