Ice Climbing the Catskills

8:30am4:30pm

$189 for REI Members

$209 for non-members

Registration closed

Overview

  • Fitness level 4 Vigorous
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 18
  • Group size 12 people

When Winter cold sets in, it's Ice Climbing season! Come out with and experience the thrill of Ice Climbing. Whether you are an experienced rock climber, a gym climber or are completely new to climbing, REI Outdoor School partner, Alpine Endeavors, will provide you with all the necessary technical equipment and AMGA certified guides to take you on a climbing adventure in a relaxed learning environment. You will learn site awareness, technical ice axe and crampon use, rope handling systems, understanding ice protection, selection of proper clothing, how to fuel your body in frigid winter temperatures, and much more. Make the most of this winter, come learn how to Ice Climb! This course includes a full day of climbing. You will be driven picked up and driven to the Catskills Ice Climbing location. After getting equipped with the necessary boots, crampons and Ice tools, you will spend the day Top-roping on a variety of climbs.

  • Learn basic Ice climbing skills
  • Experience a new sport in a social/fun environment

What to bring with you