This class is designed to introduce ice climbers to the gear and techniques associated with beginning to leading on ice. Students will learn proper use of gear and equipment and will be shown different techniques and when to use them. Student will also be able to demo screws by the presenting sponsor! Upon entering this class, the student must have knowledge of the basic gear and techniques associated with ice climbing.
STUDENTS WILL NOT BE LEADING– All students will be on a top rope clipping a trail rope to the protection.
Each participant will walk home with their choice of a 16 or 19cm screw!
- Friday- Camp/Cassin
- Friday- Petzl
- Saturday- Blue Ice
- Sunday- Black Diamond
Boots, crampons and tools are provided for the class. If you plan on climbing outside of your class, you will need to pay the demo fee when you register.
Class is limited to 9 participants and with two routes selected there is sure to be plenty of climb time. Space is limited for this course.
$210 per person.