Experience Ice Climbing in Banff, Canada
Our guides are incredible instructors, skilled climbers, and fun to be around.
They are certified to the highest standards in the industry by the ACMG/IFMGA, so you can rest assured that you are in good hands.
Duration: 8 hours
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- Professional Mountain Guides ACMG/IFMGA
- All climbing gear - helmet, harness, ice tools, crampons, climbing boots
- Private transportation
You will go to a local frozen waterfall, learn the basic skills, and quickly be off the ground swinging ice tools and climbing! Icefall location may vary.
This program is suitable for complete beginners, but also for more experienced people looking to climb and learn new skills.
During the full day or 2 day program, we will have more options for waterfalls to visit. We will also have more time to advance your skills.
Basic skills covered include:
-Site safety and awareness
-Walking in crampons
-Belaying top rope climbers
-How to move on steep ice - swinging ice tools, and using your crampons
During the full day or 2 day program, we may progress to more advanced skills including:
-Advanced movement on steep ice
-Placing ice screws and building V-threads
-Mock leading and Rappelling
The Canadian Rockies surrounding Banff are a world class destination for waterfall ice climbing. Join us on this program to get a taste of what the hype is all about!
If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met,
you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.