Experience Ice Climbing


$120 for REI Members

$140 for non-members

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  • Fitness level 3 Moderate
  • Skill level 1 Beginner
  • Minimum age 13
  • Group size 10 people
  • Instructor REI AMGA Certified Climbing Guide

Join REI to experience the thrilling sport of ice climbing! We'll start by building the skills you need to begin or continue your climbing journey, including proper belay techniques, necessary knots, and ice climbing techniques. For the main course we will focus on getting as much mileage as possible on the ice, with some personalized instruction along the way. REI will provide all the necessary climbing equipment for this great first-time experience.

  • Learn basics of ice climbing movement and technique
  • Practice your new skills with ample opportunities to climb multiple ice routes
  • Try the latest and greatest ice climbing equipment
  • Anyone under 18 must be accompanied by a parent or responsible adult

What to bring with you

Meet at

North Conway REI

1498 White Mountain Hwy C30, North Conway, NH 3860

Map image of Mount Washington Valley Ice Climbing Venue

More directions and information

There are many world-class ice climbing venues in the Mount Washington Valley. We will choose the best one based on the most up-to-date conditions and weather forecast. Expect a 10-40 minute drive from the store to the venue.