Ice Climbing

Ice climbing is part of the mountaineering skillset.

Experience the thrill of climbing classic Rocky Mountain ascents. Ice climbing is a technical sport that is part of the mountaineering skill set. There is a possibility that it will make its debut as an Olympic sport by 2026.

What sets us apart? 

Feel at ease. Our progressive introductory ice climbing programs include a pre-trip lecture to meet the instructor and get familiar with the technical gear before you head out to the mountains. 

Lead by ACMG-certified guides. All of our programs are taught by ACMG-certified guides with a minimum Apprentice Alpine Guide. 

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ice climbing

Ice Climbing

Climb a frozen waterfall! Our experienced ACMG guides teach beginner to advanced skills for you to safely enjoy classic Rocky Mountain ice climbs.

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Contact

Ice Climbing

Rachel Oggy
Interim Program Coordinator

mountain@ucalgary.ca

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