White Mountain Ice Climbing Tour

  • Participants

    Age 14 and up

  • Fitness level : 1


Join REI on this expedition to discover the joy of ice climbing in the White Mountains! You'll meet your certified instructor at a local climbing gym and head north to the heart of New Hampshire. We'll cover all the skills you need to get started climbing vertical ice, including proper belay technique, critical knots, and movement on ice. This tour is focused on spending lots of time climbing, with some personalized instruction along the way. REI will provide all necessary ice climbing equipment for this great first-time experience. Transportation, equipment, instruction, and guide gratuity included in cost of course.

Gear provided by REI

  • Climbing Harness
  • Climbing Helmet
  • Dynamic Climbing Rope - At least a 60m rope.
  • Group First Aid Kit - Contents include wound care items and over the counter medications for minor injuries and illnesses
  • Ice Tool - Ice climbing specific ice axe
  • Insulated Mountaineering Boots
  • Transportation - From REI store to and from the trailhead / class location

sessions available