INTRO TO ICE CLIMBING

March 2021

 

This weekend course will introduce you to the exhilarating sport of ice climbing. Come and learn during a fantastic training and experience our 50-foot high ice tower!

Topics will include the history of ice climbing, ice tools, crampons, climbing ropes, and basic ice climbing skills and techniques. No previous experience necessary. Trained and experienced staff will have you climbing vertical ice in no time in a relaxed environment with other likeminded individuals. All of this will take place in a safe and encouraging atmosphere, surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the Canadian Rockies.

 

*Note: Those age 15-17 must be accompanied by an adult age 18+ in order to participate in the course. 

Price:  $250 +GST (Includes equipment rental, comfortable lodging, and delicious meals)

For a list of the equipment you will need, click here.

All technical equipment will be provided by Frontier Lodge.

For more info about Frontier Lodge click here.

EQUIPMENT LIST

 

11:00 am:  Registration Begins (Please be here right at 11 am, so we can begin promptly)

12:00 am:  Lunch in the Lodge

 1:00 pm:   Ice Climbing 

 5:30 pm:   Dinner in the Lodge            

 7:00 pm:   Optional Night Climb

 8:30 am:   Breakfast

 9:00 am:   Ice Climbing

12:00 pm:  Lunch In the Lodge

 1:00 pm:   Ice Climbing

 2:00 pm:   Rental return, and departure

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TENTATIVE WEEKEND SCHEDULE
Frontier 
lodge

(403) 721-2202

frontier@frontierlodge.ca

Box 1 

Nordegg, AB 

T0M 2H0

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